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9/21/2007 Troop Withdrawal: Looking Beyond Iraq
Ivan Eland, Leon T. Hadar, David R. Henderson
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8/4/2007 A Reception Honoring Bruce N. Ames: World-renowned Pioneer in Biochemistry and Nutritional Science
Bruce N. Ames
6/21/2007 Living With a Nuclear Iran and North Korea?
Doug Bandow, Ivan Eland, Trita Parsi, Charles V. Peña
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5/8/2007 Is Walmart Good or Bad for America? A Debate
Ken Jacobs, Richard K. Vedder
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2/9/2007 P.J. O’Rourke “On the Wealth of Nations”
P. J. O’Rourke
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12/6/2006 The 2006 Thomas S. Szasz Awards and An Evening With Robert Higgs
Robert Higgs, Robert Spillane, Thomas S. Szasz
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10/17/2006 The Reality and Legacy of the Iraq War
Mark Danner, Ivan Eland
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9/28/2006 Private Solutions for Reducing Road Congestion, Fuel Costs, Travel Time, and Waste: Based on the new book, STREET SMART: Competition, Entrepreneurship and the Future of Roads Listen Transcript
9/22/2006 How to Really Win the War on Terrorism
Joseph Cirincione, Roger W. Cressey, Charles V. Peña
6/28/2006 Bureaucracy vs. The Environment: What Should Be Done?
Carl P. Close, Michael Shaw, Randy T. Simmons
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5/17/2006 What Should the U.S. Do about China?
Ivan Eland, James Lilley, Eric McVadon
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5/9/2006 Is White Guilt Destroying the Promise of Civil Rights?
Shelby Steele
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5/1/2006 Robert Higgs Czech Lectures
Robert Higgs
2/16/2006 Innovative Solutions for Iraq: Independent Policy Forum & Open House Reception
Peter Brookes, Ivan Eland, Lawrence J. Korb, Lt. Gen. William E. Odom (Ret.), D. Gareth Porter
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1/31/2006 Eminent Domain: Abuse of Government Power?
Steven Greenhut, Timothy Sandefur
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12/13/2005 The Frankenfood Myth?: Politics and Protests of the Biotech Revolution
Bruce N. Ames, Henry I. Miller
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11/17/2005 The War on Terror: Implications for Domestic Security and Civil Liberties
11/15/2005 An Evening with Michael Crichton: “States of Fear: Science or Politics?” Watch Transcript
9/21/2005 Immigration Wars: Open or Closed Borders for America?
Peter Laufer, Benjamin W. Powell
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5/3/2005 Liberty For Latin America: How to Undo 500 Years of State Oppression
Alvaro Vargas Llosa
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3/1/2005 How—And How Not—To Fight Terrorism
Michael Scheuer
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1/27/2005 The Death Penalty on Trial
Bill Kurtis, Franklin E. Zimring
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10/28/2004 The Empire Has No Clothes: U.S. Foreign Policy Exposed
Ivan Eland
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9/29/2004 Against Leviathan: Government Power and a Free Society
Robert Higgs
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9/24/2004 Gag Rule: On the Suppression of Dissent and Stifling of Democracy
Lewis H. Lapham
6/17/2004 The Future of Iraq: Democracy or Quagmire?
George Bisharat, Ivan Eland, James H. Noyes, Christopher Scheer
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6/8/2004 Terrorism and Iraq: What is the Nature of the Relationship?: A Debate
Ivan Eland, Stephen Hayes, Walter Russell Mead, Robert Murphy, Don Smith
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5/14/2004 Why Liberty Is Failing in Latin America
Alvaro Vargas Llosa
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5/6/2004 Drug War Crimes
Joseph D. McNamara, Jeffrey A. Miron, Ethan A. Nadelmann
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4/21/2004 Innovation, Entrepreneurship and the Global Marketplace
Daniel J. Edelman, Robert W. Galvin, Peter A. Thiel
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