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Waco, Twenty Years LaterWhat Statism Is All About
Recorded: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Twenty years ago, Americans witnessed the greatest law enforcement atrocity in modern U.S history. On February 28th, 1993, the ATF raided the Branch Davidian home in Waco, Texas. The stand-off finally ended 51 days later, on April 19th, after the building went up in flames, killing 70 civilians including more than 20 children. Reflections by Independent Institute Research Fellow Anthony Gregory.
Experts: Anthony Gregory Type: Independent Institute TV Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Culture/ Society, Law Enforcement, Religion
Ivan Eland appears on RT's CrossTalk
Recorded: Monday, April 8, 2013
Ivan Eland, Independent Institute Senior Fellow, appears on RT's CrossTalk program discussing whether former British Prime Minister Tony Blair should be held accountable for war crimes.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Defense and Foreign Policy, Government Power, Law Enforcement
Anthony Gregory on Rand Pauls Senate Filibuster
Recorded: Friday, March 8, 2013
Rand Paul's nearly 13-hour filibuster in the U.S. Senate was one of the most exciting events to take place in Washington in the eyes of Independent Institute Research Fellow Anthony Gregory.
Experts: Anthony Gregory Type: Independent Institute TV Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Defense and Foreign Policy, Law Enforcement
Stephen P. Halbrook on FoxNews: Gun Owner Liability Insurance
Recorded: Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Research fellow Stephen Halbrook discusses the proposed selling of gun owner liability insurance on FoxNews with Judge Jeanine Pirro.
Experts: Stephen P. Halbrook Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Crime, Culture/ Society, Gun Control, Law Enforcement, Public Health/ Consumer Protection
Alexander Tabarrok on 3 City Gun Buy-Back Event
Recorded: Friday, February 22, 2013
Alexander Tabarrok, Research Director at the Independent Institute, speaks with Lyanne Melendez of KGO-TV on city gun buy-back programs.
Experts: Alexander T. Tabarrok Type: Television Issues: Culture/ Society, Gun Control, Law Enforcement, Public Health/ Consumer Protection
Alexander Tabarrok on Folly of Gun Buyback Programs
Recorded: Friday, February 8, 2013
Research Director Alex Tabarrok speaks about gun buyback programs on Seattles KIRO-TV.
Type: Television Issues: Crime, Culture/ Society, Law Enforcement
Art Carden Talks Price Gouging on Stossel
Recorded: Thursday, November 1, 2012
Research Fellow Art Carden on
Stossel discusses the positive aspects of price gouging during natural disasters.
Experts: Art Carden Type: Television Issues: Business, Economic Policy, Economists, Free Market Economics, Law Enforcement
Clifford Thies on the American Economic Association and Richard T. Ely
Recorded: Monday, November 28, 2011
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The American Economic Association (AEA) takes pride in celebrating its founder Richard T. Ely. This pride is strange, given the character of Elys thought, which is revealed in
The Independent Review article The Shaping of a Future Presidents Economic Thought: Richard T. Ely and Woodrow Wilson at The Hopkins by Gary M. Pecquet and Clifford F. Thies, as well as the Econ Journal Watch article Richard T. Ely: The Confederate Flag of the AEA? by Clifford F. Thies and Ryan Daza. In this podcast, Thies is interviewed by the economist Lawrence H. White and explores Elys ideas, values, and impact. Thies is the Eldon R. Lindsay Chair of Free Enterprise and Professor of Economics and Finance at Shenandoah University.
Experts: Clifford F. Thies, Lawrence H. White Type: Radio Issues: Bureaucracy and Government, Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Collectivism, Culture/ Society, Economic History and Development (U.S.), Economic Policy, Economists, Government Power, Immigration, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Public Health/ Consumer Protection, Race Issues, Regulation and Deregulation, Religion, Science, Welfare