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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: Ukrainian Economy Nears Collapse
Recorded: Monday, September 22, 2014
Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland is interviewed on Arise TV about the continuing crisis in Ukraine, where the economy is collapsing as the country deals with threats from Russia.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Culture/ Society, Defense and Foreign Policy, Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy, Government Power, History (International), Political Ideology and Philosophy
Abby Hall on
The Scott Horton Radio Show
Recorded: Friday, September 19, 2014
Research Fellow Abby Hall appeared on the Scott Horton radio show and talks about her recent article,
Perfecting Tyranny: Foreign Intervention as Experimentation in State Control, published in the Fall 2014 issue of The Independent Review, which she wrote with Research Fellow Christopher Coyne.
Experts: Abigail R. Hall Type: Radio Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Defense and Foreign Policy, Government Power, History (International), History (U.S), Political Ideology and Philosophy, Technology
Ivan Eland: Risk of Further Terror Attacks
Recorded: Thursday, September 18, 2014
Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland appears on Canada's CTV News to talk about the US-led attack in Syria. He discusses whether or not this action will lead to further terror attacks.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Culture/ Society, Defense and Foreign Policy, Government Power, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Politics, Terrorism and National Crises
Stephen Halbrook on
Operation Freedom Radio Show
Recorded: Sunday, September 14, 2014
Research Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook, author of
appeared on "Operation Freedom" radio show with host Dr. Dave Janda. Halbrook talks about his vast experience and research on the Second Amendment and how the Nazis used gun control and gun confiscation to consolidate power and oppress the Jews and other "enemies of the state" in Germany.
Gun Control in the Third Reich: Disarming the Jews and Enemies of the State
Experts: Stephen P. Halbrook Type: Radio Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Government Power, Gun Control, History (International), Regulation and Deregulation
Jonathan Bean on
The Bob Zadek Show
Recorded: Sunday, August 10, 2014
Research Fellow Jonathan Bean, author of
appeared on The Bob Zadek Show, a Libertarian talk show broadcast live on Talk 910 KKSF.
Race and Liberty in America
Experts: Jonathan Bean Type: Radio Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Culture/ Society, Free Market Economics, Freedom, History (U.S), Politics, Race Issues, Religion
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
Robert Nelson on
BookTalks debates Christian Felber on Economics as Religion
Recorded: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Economist Tomás Sedláček hosts a
BookTalks debate with Institute Senior Fellow and economist Robert Nelson and guests from fields of theology, philosophy and economics.
Nelson is author of .
The New Holy Wars: Economic Religion vs. Environmental Religion in Contemporary America
Experts: Robert H. Nelson Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic History and Development (U.S.), Economic Policy, Economists, Free Market Economics, Religion