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9/2/2020 Ethnic Studies, Identity Politics, Racism, Riots, and the Police: Independent Outlook Episode 3
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, David J. Theroux
4/23/2021 Fatal Attraction? Younger Americans and the Delusional Appeal of Socialism
Graham H. Walker, Chloe Anagnos, Jonathan Hofer
3/18/2020 Fear: The Fuel of Government Power—Coronavirus Panic
Graham H. Walker, Mary L. G. Theroux
4/6/1999 Fixing America’s Cities: Privatization and Community Empowerment
Stephen Goldsmith
2/7/2020 Fixing Science: Practical Solutions for the Irreproducibility Crisis
3/18/1999 Free Markets and the Economics of Life
Gary S. Becker, Guity Nashat Becker
7/29/2020 Free Speech, Cancel Culture, Identity Politics and Police Reform: Independent Outlook Episode 1
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, David J. Theroux
6/8/2015 Free to Choose Cities: New Opportunities for Enterprise and Governance in Honduras and Beyond
Randolph Hencken, Chris Muglia, Joe Quirk, Neil Anthony Sims, Mary L. G. Theroux
1/19/2000 Freedom, Terror, and Falsehoods: Lessons from the Twentieth Century
G. Robert A. Conquest
7/27/1994 Freedom, Welfare and Dystopia
Charles A. Murray
5/16/2001 Friedrich Hayek and the Future of Liberty
Alan O. Ebenstein, Charles W. Baird
9/24/2004 Gag Rule: On the Suppression of Dissent and Stifling of Democracy
Lewis H. Lapham
6/12/2020 George Floyd and the Future of Police Misconduct
Graham H. Walker, Samuel R. Staley
2/15/2000 Global Warming: Scientific Fact or Fiction?
S. Fred Singer
7/24/2019 Global Warming: Fact or Fiction?
Willie Soon, Elliott D. Bloom, David J. Theroux
5/27/2003 Globalization and Cultural Diversity: Friends or Foes?
Tyler Cowen
11/15/2000 Gun Control: Separating Fact from Myth
Gary Kleck, David B. Kopel
9/21/1999 Guns and Violent Crime
Don B. Kates, Jr., Joyce Lee Malcolm
9/18/1994 Health Choices For America: Affordability vs. Bureaucracy
12/8/1993 Hollywood’s Three Big Lies About Media and Society
Michael Medved
7/14/2011 Hot Talk and Cold Science of Global Warming: After Kyoto, Climategate and the “Hockey Stick”
S. Fred Singer
9/22/2006 How to Really Win the War on Terrorism
Charles V. Peña, Roger W. Cressey, Joseph Cirincione
5/13/2020 How to Restore Freedom to Americans in This Time of Pandemic?
Graham H. Walker, Randall G. Holcombe
3/1/2005 How—And How Not—To Fight Terrorism
Michael Scheuer
9/21/2005 Immigration Wars: Open or Closed Borders for America?
Peter Laufer, Benjamin Powell
2/10/2021 Impeachment, Black History, Civil Liberties, Woke Tyranny, School Shutdowns
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, David J. Theroux
4/21/2004 Innovation, Entrepreneurship and the Global Marketplace
Robert W. Galvin, Peter A. Thiel, Daniel J. Edelman
2/16/2006 Innovative Solutions for Iraq: Independent Policy Forum & Open House Reception
Lawrence J. Korb, Lt. Gen. William E. Odom (Ret.), D. Gareth Porter, Ivan Eland, Peter Brookes
4/15/2008 Is the “War on Terror” Creating Terrorism?
Ian S. Lustick, Ivan Eland, D. Gareth Porter
6/9/2008 Is the Second Amendment an Individual Right?
Stephen P. Halbrook

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