Senior Fellow Randy T. Simmons, co-editor of Aquanomics, looks at the battles over water in the western United States. Thirsty citizens of growing cities, farmers, factories and environmentalists are in a fight for a natural resource that is priced arbitrarily. Its value is determined not by the free market, but by bureaucrats. Outdated government reclamation projects and water policies have put residents of the Golden State at the mercy of the weather, and of government's mandatory regulations.
"Crisis, Leviathan, and the National Security State" by Robert Higgs was a speech sponsored by The Future of Freedom Foundation February 15, 2014 at the 2014 International Students for Liberty Conference in Washington D.C.
On February 17, 2014 Robert Higgs presented this speech as part of the ongoing Economic Liberty Lecture Series, a joint project of The Future of Freedom Foundation and the George Mason University Economics Society.
Research Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook, author of author of Gun Control in the Third Reich joins Armed America Radios Neil McCabe and Mark Walters to talk about his new book. Giving historic examples of gun registration laws, issued by the Weimar republic, may have been well-intentioned but misdirected and once the Nazi party took control in Germany, the laws were used to disarm "Enemies of the State." Halbrook gives the hosts an update on current threats to Second Amendment rights.