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Ivan Eland on North Korean Nuclear Tests
Posted: Fri. September 30, 2011

Ivan Eland, Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, discusses the implications of North Korea's latest nuclear tests in a Russia Today interview.

Recorded: Wed. May 27, 2009
Experts: Ivan Eland
Type: Television
Issues: Diplomacy and Foreign Aid

Lessons from the Poor: The Power of Entrepreneurship
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

At this Policy Forum, Independent Institute Senior Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, former Bolivian President Jorge Quiroga, economist William Easterly, and a group of policy experts discuss the findings of the book, Lessons from the Poor. The speakers examine real-world examples of entrepreneurship and why instead of redistributing existing wealth, governments should free people so that they can create it.

Recorded: Thu. November 13, 2008
Experts: William R. Easterly, Alvaro Vargas Llosa
Type: Independent Institute Event
Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy

P.J. O’Rourke On the Wealth of Nations
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

In this hilarious and insightful examination of Adam Smith’s work, P.J. shows us why this seminal book on economic liberty is so relevant today and why it has been so revolutionary.

Recorded: Fri. February 9, 2007
Experts: P. J. O’Rourke, David J. Theroux
Type: Television
Issues: Economists, History (International)

Stephen P. Halbrook in Sotomayor Confirmation Hearing
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

Stephen P. Halbrook testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee against the confirmation of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court.

Recorded: Thu. July 16, 2009
Experts: Stephen P. Halbrook
Type: Television
Issues: Constitutional Law, Gun Control, Litigation

Alvaro Vargas Llosa on Honduras, Zelaya
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

Originally aired on TNRtv on 6/30/09. Alvaro Vargas Llosa discusses Zelaya and Chavez, as well as changes in Argentine leadership.

Recorded: Tue. June 30, 2009
Experts: Alvaro Vargas Llosa
Type: Television
Issues: Democracy, Latin America

Ivan Eland on Joe Biden’s Comments on Russia
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

Originally aired on July 27, 2009, Ivan Eland discusses Joe Biden’s comments about Russia in an interview on Russia Today.

Recorded: Mon. July 27, 2009
Experts: Ivan Eland
Type: Television
Issues: Diplomacy and Foreign Aid

The Philosophical Origins of Truth and Freedom
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

Recorded: Wed. September 2, 2009
Experts: José Maria J. Yulo
Type: Independent Institute Event
Issues: Political Ideology and Philosophy

Ivan Eland on Afghanistan’s Presidental Election
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

Originally aired on 8/26/09 on Russia Today. Ivan Eland discusses Afghanistan’s presidential election.

Recorded: Wed. August 26, 2009

Type: Television
Issues: Democracy