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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
Mary Theroux on ARNNSnowden and the Surveillance State
Recorded: Monday, July 22, 2013
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Mary Theroux, Senior Vice President at the Independent Institute, is interviewed by host Ernie Brown on the topic of Edward Snowden and the US Governments Surveillance State.
Experts: Mary L. G. Theroux Type: Radio Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Defense and Foreign Policy, Government Power, Government Secrecy, Technology, Terrorism and National Crises
Civil Liberties and Security in an Age of Terrorism
Recorded: Thursday, July 18, 2013
Civil Liberties in an Age of Terrorism: A special evening with our "Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminars" students and featured by C-SPAN's Book TV. Watch this eye-opening, timely discussion on the recent revelations of systematic government spyingincluding NSA accessing of phone records, USPS photocopying the exterior of all mail, and the dangers posed to liberty and security by these and other such unchecked and unconstitutional powers.
Experts: Anthony Gregory, Robert Higgs, Mary L. G. Theroux Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Defense and Foreign Policy, Privacy, Terrorism and National Crises
Ivan Eland on RT Discussing National Security and the US Constitution
Recorded: Friday, June 7, 2013
Ivan Eland, Independent Institute Senior Fellow, appeared on RT Television with analysis of warrantless monitoring of internet and telephones by the federal government.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Technology, Terrorism and National Crises
Ivan Eland on U.S. Foreign Policy Amid Federal Cuts
Recorded: Monday, April 22, 2013
Ivan Eland, Independent Institute Senior Fellow, discusses the use of drones in surveillance and war. Is this the future of U.S. policy? Are the ways the U.S. is using drones unconstitutional?
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Constitutional Law, Defense and Foreign Policy, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Technology
Stephen Halbrook Joins the Versus Debates on Firearms and Freedom
Recorded: Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Research Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook joins the Versus Debates on The Right to Bear Arms is a Freedom Too Far.
Experts: Stephen P. Halbrook Type: Television Issues: Culture/ Society, Freedom, Gun Control, Public Health/ Consumer Protection