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George Ayittey Discusses Why Africa is Poor on BBC radios
Exchanges on the World Economy
Recorded: Friday, October 25, 2013
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Ghanaian economist and Research Fellow, George Ayittey argues that Africa is poor because it is not freedue to dictatorships. He spoke with host Justin Rowlatt and an audience at Paris Dauphine University in Paris.
Experts: George B. N. Ayittey Type: Radio Issues: Culture/ Society, Diplomacy and Foreign Aid, Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy, Economists, Free Market Economics, Trade
Ivan Eland Joins Discussion on Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack
Recorded: Thursday, September 5, 2013
Ivan Eland interviewed for report on the RT Global News Channel concerning a chemical weapons attack in Syria.
Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Defense and Foreign Policy, Technology, Terrorism and National Crises
Ivan Eland on the Crisis in Syria
Recorded: Thursday, August 22, 2013
Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland discusses the use of chemical weapons by the government of Syria and the ongoing civil war there. Originally aired
Aug. 22, 2013 on CTV News Channel.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Defense and Foreign Policy, Terrorism and National Crises
Obama and Putin: A Summit that Wasnt
Recorded: Friday, August 9, 2013
In a cold war of words, President Barack Obama told Russian President Vladimir Putin he wouldnt attend a Moscow summit in September. Research Fellow Anthony Gregory compares the two leaders record on human rights and asks why they would even meet in the first place.
Experts: Anthony Gregory Type: Independent Institute TV Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Freedom, Government Power, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Politics
Ivan Eland Discusses Snowdens Temporary Asylum in Russia
Recorded: Friday, August 2, 2013
Senior Fellow Ivan Eland discusses USRussia relations and Edward Snowden, the NSA whistle blower on CCTV's "BizAsia America" show.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Defense and Foreign Policy, Freedom, Law Enforcement, Politics
Reaction to the Conviction of Bradley Manning by Research Fellow Anthony Gregory
Recorded: Thursday, August 1, 2013
Presidential candidate Barack Obama promised to protect government whistle-blowers in an effort to be more transparent. When U.S. Army private Bradley Manning was convicted of espionage, Independent Institute Research Fellow Anthony Gregory said it's time to make a choice.
Experts: Anthony Gregory Type: Independent Institute TV Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Justice/ Prisons, Defense and Foreign Policy, Government Power
The State Is Too Dangerous to Tolerate
Recorded: Saturday, July 27, 2013
Robert Higgs, Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute and author of Delusions of Power, speaks at the 2013 Mises University, hosted by the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 27 July 2013.
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Defense and Foreign Policy, Government Power, Political Ideology and Philosophy
Gregory: The Future of Liberty
2013 Summer Seminar for High School Students
Recorded: Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Anthony Gregory discusses the long-term struggle between liberty and political power, telling his audience of high school students that the future is in their hands. Talk given on July 24, 2013 in Oakland, CA.
Experts: Anthony Gregory Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Government Power, Political Ideology and Philosophy