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11/7/2019 No Safe Spaces: Free Speech Under Attack: California and Bay Area Film Premiere and Panel
Owen W. Brennan, Gregory R. Michael, Matt Ronnau, Joseph A. Scherer, David J. Theroux, Graham H. Walker
9/22/2017 30th Anniversary: A Gala for the Future of Liberty
P. J. O’Rourke, Timothy C. Draper, Yeonmi Park, Vernon L. Smith
11/15/2011 A Gala for Liberty: 25th Anniversary Gala Reception and Dinner
Lech Wałęsa, Mario Vargas Llosa, Robert Higgs
9/16/2008 A Gala for Liberty: The Independent Institute’s Gala Reception and Dinner: Presentation of the Alexis de Tocqueville Award
Archbishop Desmond M. Tutu, Andy Garcia, William K. Bowes Jr.
8/4/2007 A Reception Honoring Bruce N. Ames: World-renowned Pioneer in Biochemistry and Nutritional Science
Bruce N. Ames
4/25/2000 Affirmative Action: Pro and Con
William Bagley, Ward Connerly
9/29/2004 Against Leviathan: Government Power and a Free Society
Robert Higgs
5/2/2019 An Evening with Jordan B. Peterson: The Meaning and Reality of Individual Sovereignty
Jordan B. Peterson, David J. Theroux, Mary L. G. Theroux, Graham H. Walker
11/15/2005 An Evening with Michael Crichton: “States of Fear: Science or Politics?”
J. Michael Crichton, Bruce N. Ames, Sallie Louise Baliunas, William M. Gray, George H. Taylor
10/16/2018 An Evening with Tucker Carlson: America’s Elites Are on a Ship of Fools
Tucker Carlson
7/24/2014 Are There Lessons for Us Today from Nazi Gun Control?
Stephen P. Halbrook
6/6/2002 Big Brother Is Watching
James Bamford
6/28/2006 Bureaucracy vs. The Environment: What Should Be Done?
Michael Shaw, Randy Simmons, Carl P. Close
1/7/2009 Bush, Obama, and Presidential Power
Ivan Eland, Ron Paul, Richard Shenkman
2/6/2001 Can America’s Electoral System Be Fixed?
Robert D. Cooter, Randy Simmons, Alexander T. Tabarrok
12/9/2009 Can the U.S. Withdraw from Afghanistan and Iraq?
Ivan Eland, Peter Galbraith, Charles V. Peña
10/7/1993 Censorship and Propaganda in the Gulf War: How Government Can Mold Public Opinion
John R. MacArthur
7/18/2013 Civil Liberties and Security in an Age of Terrorism
Robert Higgs, Anthony Gregory, Mary L. G. Theroux
6/23/1993 Clintonomics and the Lessons of the 1980s
Robert L. Bartley
2/18/2001 Common Law, Merchant Law, and Democratic Legislation
Alexander T. Tabarrok
1/30/2004 Confessions of a Media Maverick: Exposing Hucksters, Cheats and Scam Artists
John Stossel
2/13/2002 Conning Americans: How Politicians Create Dependence on Government
Charlotte Twight
1/27/2015 Developing the Developed World: Entrepreneurship, Liberty, and the Future
Peter A. Thiel
10/1/1998 Dinner to Honor Sir John Marks Templeton
Sir John Marks Templeton, Michael J. Boskin, Charles H. Townes, Robert W. Galvin, George F. Gilder, Václav Klaus, Louis R. Rukeyser, John L. Schroeder, David J. Theroux
5/6/2004 Drug War Crimes
Jeffrey A. Miron, Joseph D. McNamara, Ethan A. Nadelmann
10/14/2000 Economic and Moral Factors in Favor of Open Immigration
Alexander T. Tabarrok
5/7/2011 Economic Liberalism and the Free Society in the Developing World
Emily C. Skarbek
10/7/2010 Economic Religion vs. Environmental Religion in America
Robert H. Nelson, Steven F. Hayward, Max L. Stackhouse
1/31/2006 Eminent Domain: Abuse of Government Power?
Timothy M. Sandefur, Steven Greenhut
5/3/2002 Entrepreneurial Economics for Fun, Profit and a Better, Freer World
Alexander T. Tabarrok


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