Research Fellow Anthony Gregory, author of "The Power of Habeas Corpus in America,"
discusses how politicians love to declare war on social and economic issues, and how these "wars" only manage to increase government power while reducing liberty.
Senior Fellow Randy T. Simmons, co-editor of Aquanomics, looks at the battles over water in the western United States. Thirsty citizens of growing cities, farmers, factories and environmentalists are in a fight for a natural resource that is priced arbitrarily. Its value is determined not by the free market, but by bureaucrats. Outdated government reclamation projects and water policies have put residents of the Golden State at the mercy of the weather, and of government's mandatory regulations.
On February 17, 2014 Robert Higgs presented this speech as part of the ongoing Economic Liberty Lecture Series, a joint project of The Future of Freedom Foundation and the George Mason University Economics Society.
Research Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook, author of author of Gun Control in the Third Reich joins Armed America Radio's Neil McCabe and Mark Walters to talk about his new book. Giving historic examples of gun registration laws, issued by the Weimar republic, may have been well-intentioned but misdirected and once the Nazi party took control in Germany, the laws were used to disarm "Enemies of the State." Halbrook gives the hosts an update on current threats to Second Amendment rights.
Research Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook, author of Gun Control in the Third Reich joined KVOI radio in Tuscon, AZ to talk about his new book, with host of the "Inside Track" program, Emil Franzi. Halbrook talks about constitutional rights in the US and they differ from Germany in the 1930s. The author talks about events leading up to the disarming of the Jews in Germany and of other "Enemies of the State."