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Stephen P. Halbrook: What Does "Well-Regulated Militia" Mean?
Recorded: Thursday, October 16, 2014
– Tuesday, October 21, 2014
October 16, 2014
In this appearance on Stossel (Fox Business Network), Stephen P. Halbrook, author of "Gun Control in the Third Reich," responds to gun control advocates with historical precedent.
"Gun Control in the Third Reich:
Disarming the Jews and Enemies of the State is available now.
Experts: Stephen P. Halbrook Type: Television Issues: Bureaucracy and Government, Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Crime, Culture/ Society, Freedom, Government Power, Gun Control, History (U.S), Law Enforcement, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Politics, Public Health/ Consumer Protection, Regulation and Deregulation
Ivan Eland on Germanys Angela Merkel: Most Powerful Woman in the World
Recorded: Monday, October 6, 2014
Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland appeared on Arise TVs XChange program to talk about German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Merkel has called for austerity in Europe and has helped Europe avoid economic collapse. Although she mediated bailouts in Europe, the situation would have been worse without her leadership. Merkel has also demanded sanctions against Russia.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Culture/ Society, Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy, History (International), Labor and Employment, Regulation and Deregulation
The Explosion of Patent Litigation
Recorded: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Research Fellow William J. Watkins, Jr., author of
, appeared on the Steve Malzberg Show on Newsmax TV. Watkins talks about patent trolls, who are costing billions to the US economy by filing lawsuits against innovators. The result of these lawsuits slows the process of new technology and stifles innovation.
Experts: William J. Watkins Jr. Type: Television Issues: Business, Free Market Economics, Litigation, Regulation and Deregulation, Science, Technology
Ivan Eland on the Russia/Ukraine Ceasefire
Recorded: Friday, September 5, 2014
Ivan Eland, Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute and author of "The Failure of Counter-Insurgency: Why Hearts and Minds are Not Always Won," analyzes the Russia/Ukraine ceasefire.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy, Diplomacy and Foreign Aid, Government Power, Nationalism, Politics, Terrorism and National Crises
C.S. Lewis on Mere Liberty and the Evils of Statism
Recorded: Saturday, August 2, 2014
David J. Theroux, founder and president of The Independent Institute and the C.S. Lewis Society of California, discusses the writings of C.S. Lewis and Lewis's views on individual liberty, natural law and statism.
The presentation was the keynote talk at the first annual conference of Christians for Liberty, that was held at St. Edwards University in Austin, TX, August 2, 2014.
Experts: David J. Theroux Type: Other Event Issues: Bureaucracy and Government, Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Collectivism, Culture/ Society, Education, Family, Freedom, Government Power, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Politics, Privacy, Privatization, Property Rights, Regulation and Deregulation, Religion, Science, Taxes, Welfare
Stephen P. Halbrook: Are There Lessons for Us Today from Nazi Gun Control?
Recorded: Thursday, July 24, 2014
With new debates over gun control, renowned scholar, attorney, and author Stephen P. Halbrook speaks on the explosive findings in his new book,
Gun Control in the Third Reich: Disarming the Jews and Enemies of the State
Experts: Stephen P. Halbrook Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Government Power, Gun Control, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Regulation and Deregulation
Robert Higgs on FDA and Consumer Welfare
Recorded: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
This presentation by Independent Institute Senior Fellow Robert Higgs was presented on July 24, 2014, at Mises University, sponsored by the Ludwig von Mises Institute, in Auburn, Alabama.
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Other Event Issues: Economists, Free Market Economics, Government Power, Regulation and Deregulation
Michael Thomas: Division of Labor and Free Trade
Recorded: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Michael Thomas breaks down the factors that go into a free trade economy and how division of labor plays into the equation.
For information on The Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminar,
Experts: Michael D. Thomas Type: Challenge of Liberty Seminars Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Culture/ Society, Economic History and Development (International), Economic History and Development (U.S.), Economic Policy, Economists, Fiscal Policy/Debt, Free Market Economics, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Privatization, Public Choice Theory, Regulation and Deregulation