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Robert Higgs Interview on Growth of Big Brother
Recorded: Friday, July 9, 2010

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Senior Fellow Robert Higgs talks about his book, Neither Liberty nor Safety: Fear, Ideology, and the Growth of Government, on The Holistic Survival Show with Jason Hartman. Higgs sheds light on the history of institutionalized violence implemented by a bloated federal state, caused by a misguided faith in larger government to ensure a “freedom from fear”. The “Necessary and Proper Clause”? “People have been trying to loosen the bounds of the Constitution virtually from the time it was ratified to the present”, Higgs cautions.

Experts: Robert Higgs
Type: Radio
Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Government Power, Terrorism and National Crises

       
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Ivan Eland on Increased Military Budget
Recorded: Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Ivan Eland on Russia Today discusses the flaws behind prevailing rationales for the U.S. military's increased budgets.

Experts: Ivan Eland
Type: Television
Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy, Fiscal Policy/Debt

       
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Charles Pena on CNBC, Explaining the Afghanistan Quagmire
Recorded: Friday, July 2, 2010

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Independent Institute Senior Fellow Charles Peña interviewed on CNBC’s Insana Quotient with Ron Insana about the McChrystal fallout and its significance for the Obama administration. Peña further illustrates the quagmire that exists in the U.S mission in Afghanistan and challenges the public to consider the true relevancy behind the changing of command. Does it matter who is in charge when we are fighting an illegitimate war?

Experts: Charles V. Peña
Type: Radio
Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy

       
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Robert Higgs on the Consequences of Leviathan-sized Government
Recorded: Thursday, July 1, 2010

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Senior Fellow Robert Higgs is interviewed here by Scott Horton on Antiwar.com Radio, warning those who long for total governmental and economic collapse to be careful what they wish for. Higgs also explains why federal spending cannot continue at the current record levels without a failure of the bond market. He further compares the military and economic over-extension of the Soviet Union prior to its collapse to the United States as a warning against rampant spending by the government.

Experts: Robert Higgs
Type: Radio
Issues: Banking and Finance, Economic History and Development (International), Economic History and Development (U.S.), Fiscal Policy/Debt, Terrorism and National Crises

       
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Ivan Eland on Russian Spying Scandal
Recorded: Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Ivan Eland on Russia Today discusses how the arrest of Russian spies could affect ties between Russia and the U.S.

Experts: Ivan Eland
Type: Television
Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy

       
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Ivan Eland on U.N. Sanctions on Iranian Nuclear Program
Recorded: Thursday, June 10, 2010

Ivan Eland on Russia Today discusses the latest U.N. sanctions on Iran and their effects on the Iranian nuclear development program.

Experts: Ivan Eland
Type: Television
Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy, Diplomacy and Foreign Aid

       
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Ivan Eland on Escalating Tensions in Korean Peninsula
Recorded: Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Ivan Eland on Russia Today comments on the escalating tensions between North and South Korea following the sinking of the Cheonan and the possible consequences.

Experts: Ivan Eland
Type: Television
Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy

       
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Ivan Eland on Missile Deployment in Poland
Recorded: Thursday, May 27, 2010

Ivan Eland on Russia Today discusses the deployment of patriot missiles in Poland and ramifications for U.S. relations with Russia.

Experts: Ivan Eland
Type: Television
Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy

       
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