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10/29/2020 “My Kid Has Cancer and ObamaCare Is Making Everything Worse”
Graham H. Walker, Christopher B. Briggs, John C. Goodman
8/28/2020 Love Gov: About the Blockbuster Video Series on Liberty
Graham H. Walker, David J. Theroux, Mary L. G. Theroux
12/18/2020 New Way to Care: Market Reforms Can Save America's Failing Safety Net: Independent Conversation
Graham H. Walker, John C. Goodman
11/7/2019 No Safe Spaces: Free Speech Under Attack: California and Bay Area Film Premiere and Panel
Owen W. Brennan, Gregory R. Michael, Matt Ronnau, Joseph A. Scherer, David J. Theroux, Graham H. Walker
9/24/2020 1619? 1776? How about a “490 B.C. Project”?
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers
10/28/2020 2020 U.S. Elections, Final Presidential Debate, Amy Coney Barrett on SCOTUS, Joe Biden Family Scandal, Big Tech Censorship, Critical Race Theory and more: Independent Outlook Episode 7
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, David J. Theroux
9/22/2017 30th Anniversary: A Gala for the Future of Liberty
P. J. O’Rourke, Timothy C. Draper, Yeonmi Park, Vernon L. Smith
11/17/2020 A Cry from the Far Middle: Dispatches by P.J. O'Rourke from a Divided Land
Mary L. G. Theroux, P. J. O’Rourke
11/15/2011 A Gala for Liberty: 25th Anniversary Gala Reception and Dinner
Lech Wałęsa, Mario Vargas Llosa, Robert Higgs
9/16/2008 A Gala for Liberty: The Independent Institute’s Gala Reception and Dinner: Presentation of the Alexis de Tocqueville Award
Archbishop Desmond M. Tutu, Andy Garcia, William K. Bowes, Jr.
8/4/2007 A Reception Honoring Bruce N. Ames: World-renowned Pioneer in Biochemistry and Nutritional Science
Bruce N. Ames
4/25/2000 Affirmative Action: Pro and Con
William T. Bagley, Ward A. Connerly
9/29/2004 Against Leviathan: Government Power and a Free Society
Robert Higgs
9/30/2020 Amy Coney Barrett SCOTUS Nomination, Presidential Debates and More: Independent Outlook Episode 5
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, William J. Watkins, Jr.
5/2/2019 An Evening with Jordan B. Peterson: The Meaning and Reality of Individual Sovereignty
Jordan B. Peterson, David J. Theroux, Mary L. G. Theroux, Graham H. Walker
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
10/16/2018 An Evening with Tucker Carlson: America’s Elites Are on a Ship of Fools
Tucker Carlson
7/24/2014 Are There Lessons for Us Today from Nazi Gun Control?
Stephen P. Halbrook
7/9/2020 Better than Common Core: Florida's K-12 Standards Raise the Bar
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers
1/27/2021 Biden's Executive Orders, Border Wall, School Names and Cancel Culture: Independent Outlook 12
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, David J. Theroux
6/6/2002 Big Brother Is Watching
James Bamford
3/29/2021 Border Crisis, Woke Racism, Assault Weapons Redux, and Filibuster Omens
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, David J. Theroux
6/28/2006 Bureaucracy vs. The Environment: What Should Be Done?
Michael Shaw, Randy Simmons, Carl P. Close
1/7/2009 Bush, Obama, and Presidential Power
Ivan Eland, Ron Paul, Richard Shenkman
8/24/2020 California Burning
Lawrence J. McQuillan, Mary L. G. Theroux
10/2/2020 California Gov. Gavin Newsom Vetoes Racist "Ethnic Studies" Curriculum
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers
4/28/2021 California Governor Newsom Recall, Ending Woke Schools, Gun Control & Government Failure
Graham H. Walker, Williamson M. Evers, David J. Theroux
2/6/2001 Can America’s Electoral System Be Fixed?
Robert D. Cooter, Randy Simmons, Alexander T. Tabarrok
1/22/2021 Can Social Safety Net Be “Marketized” for Quality, Affordable Care?
Graham H. Walker, John C. Goodman
12/9/2009 Can the U.S. Withdraw from Afghanistan and Iraq?
Ivan Eland


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