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2/12/2008 Is the U.S. Now Provoking an Arms Race in Space?
Mike M. Moore
1/9/2008 Is the U.S. Provoking an Arms Race in Space?
Mike M. Moore
12/6/2007 Why Are Politicians Always Trying to Scare Us?
Robert Higgs
11/6/2007 New Directions for Peace and Security
Carl P. Close, Jeffrey Rogers Hummel, James L. Payne, Edward P. Stringham
9/21/2007 Troop Withdrawal: Looking Beyond Iraq
Ivan Eland, Leon T. Hadar, David R. Henderson
8/4/2007 A Reception Honoring Bruce N. Ames: World-renowned Pioneer in Biochemistry and Nutritional Science
Bruce N. Ames
6/21/2007 Living With a Nuclear Iran and North Korea?
Ivan Eland, Charles V. Peña, Trita Parsi, Doug Bandow
5/8/2007 Is Walmart Good or Bad for America? A Debate
Richard K. Vedder, Ken Jacobs
2/9/2007 P.J. O’Rourke “On the Wealth of Nations”
P. J. O’Rourke
12/6/2006 The 2006 Thomas S. Szasz Awards and An Evening With Robert Higgs
Thomas S. Szasz, Robert Higgs, Robert Spillane
10/17/2006 The Reality and Legacy of the Iraq War
Ivan Eland, Mark Danner
9/28/2006 Private Solutions for Reducing Road Congestion, Fuel Costs, Travel Time, and Waste: Based on the new book, STREET SMART: Competition, Entrepreneurship and the Future of Roads
Daniel B. Klein, Gabriel Roth, Alexander T. Tabarrok
9/22/2006 How to Really Win the War on Terrorism
Charles V. Peña, Roger W. Cressey, Joseph Cirincione
6/28/2006 Bureaucracy vs. The Environment: What Should Be Done?
Michael Shaw, Randy Simmons, Carl P. Close
5/17/2006 What Should the U.S. Do about China?
Ivan Eland, James Lilley, Eric McVadon
5/9/2006 Is White Guilt Destroying the Promise of Civil Rights?
Shelby Steele
5/1/2006 Robert Higgs Czech Lectures
Robert Higgs
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
1/31/2006 Eminent Domain: Abuse of Government Power?
Timothy M. Sandefur, Steven Greenhut
12/13/2005 The Frankenfood Myth? Politics and Protests of the Biotech Revolution
Henry I. Miller, Bruce N. Ames
11/17/2005 The War on Terror: Implications for Domestic Security and Civil Liberties
11/15/2005 An Evening with Michael Crichton: “States of Fear: Science or Politics?”
Michael Crichton, Bruce N. Ames, Sallie Louise Baliunas, William M. Gray, George H. Taylor
9/21/2005 Immigration Wars: Open or Closed Borders for America?
Peter Laufer, Benjamin Powell
5/3/2005 Liberty for Latin America: How to Undo 500 Years of State Oppression
Alvaro Vargas Llosa
3/1/2005 How—And How Not—To Fight Terrorism
Michael Scheuer
1/27/2005 The Death Penalty on Trial
Bill Kurtis, Franklin E. Zimring
10/28/2004 The Empire Has No Clothes: U.S. Foreign Policy Exposed
Ivan Eland
9/29/2004 Against Leviathan: Government Power and a Free Society
Robert Higgs
9/24/2004 Gag Rule: On the Suppression of Dissent and Stifling of Democracy
Lewis H. Lapham
6/17/2004 The Future of Iraq: Democracy or Quagmire?
George Bisharat

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