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Liberty Chronicles, Ep 26; The Constitution as Counter-Revolution, with Sheldon Richman
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Liberty Chronicles, Ep 26; The Constitution as Counter-Revolution, with Sheldon Richman

Anthony Comegna: Libertarians understand better than most that history is something built from the bottom up, from the innumerable and largely unnoticed stream of individual choices, actions, and events. Yet even we have a tendency to fall for mythological history

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Episode 140: The Constitution in Practice: From Liberty to Leviathan (with Roger Pilon)
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Episode 140: The Constitution in Practice: From Liberty to Leviathan (with Roger Pilon)

Aaron Ross Powell: Welcome to Free Thoughts from libertarianism.org and the Cato Institute, I’m Aaron Powell. Trevor Burrus: And I’m Trevor Burrus. Aaron Ross Powell: And today, because America demanded it, we are back with more Roger Pilon. He is

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Episode 139: The Philosophical Foundations of the Constitution (with Roger Pilon)
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Episode 139: The Philosophical Foundations of the Constitution (with Roger Pilon)

Aaron Powell: Welcome to Free Thoughts from Libertarianism.org and the Cato Institute, I’m Aaron Powell. Trevor Burrus: And I’m Trevor Burrus. Aaron Powell: Joining us today is our colleague Roger Pilon, he’s the Vice President for Legal Affairs and founding

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Episode 121: How Well Does the Constitution Protect Liberty? (with Sheldon Richman)
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Episode 121: How Well Does the Constitution Protect Liberty? (with Sheldon Richman)

Aaron Ross Powell: Welcome to Free Thoughts from Libertarianism.org and the Cato Institute. I’m Aaron Powell. Trevor Burrus: I’m Trevor Burrus. Aaron Ross Powell: And our guest today is Sheldon Richman. He’s the keeper of the blog Free Association at

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Episode 152: Against Democracy (with Jason Brennan)
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Episode 152: Against Democracy (with Jason Brennan)

Aaron Ross Powell: Welcome to Free Thoughts from Libertarianism.org and the Cato Institute. I’m Aaron Powell. Trevor Burrus: And I’m Trevor Burrus. Aaron Ross Powell: Joining us today is Jason Brennan. Aaron Ross Powell: Welcome to Free Thoughts from Libertarianism.org

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Liberty Chronicles, Ep. 51: What is Classical Liberal History? (with Mike Douma and Phil Magness)
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Liberty Chronicles, Ep. 51: What is Classical Liberal History? (with Mike Douma and Phil Magness)

Anthony Comegna: Mike Douma is an assistant research professor at Georgetown University and the director of the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics. His research background is in American and Dutch history, slavery, capitalism, and historical methods.

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Liberty Chronicles, Ep. 3: The Liberal and Marxist Theories of History
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Liberty Chronicles, Ep. 3: The Liberal and Marxist Theories of History

Anthony Comegna: When we think about what exactly causes change over time, we can obviously have a couple different answers. Some people like to say that things are basically random. Other people say, “Well, no. There really are no random

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Episode 144: How American Politics Went Insane (with Jonathan Rauch)
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Episode 144: How American Politics Went Insane (with Jonathan Rauch)

Trevor Burrus: Welcome to Free Thoughts from Libertarianism.org and the Cato Institute. I’m Trevor Burrus. Aaron Ross Powell: And I’m Aaron Powell. Trevor Burrus: Joining us today is Jonathan Rauch, a Senior Writer for the National Journal Magazine of Washington

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How to Talk About Politics with People Who Disagree with You
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How to Talk About Politics with People Who Disagree with You

When it comes to politics, Americans are split into tribes. Progressives, conservatives, and libertarians each speak a different language. And the language that resonates with one tribe, falls flat with the others. Progressives denounce oppression, and accuse others of failing

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The Differences among Liberals, Conservatives and Libertarians (Robert A. Levy)
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The Differences among Liberals, Conservatives and Libertarians (Robert A. Levy)

so we don't endorse candidates we don't endorse parties and as you're going to hear we are critical of Democrats and Republicans liberals and conservatives what we do have is this consistent minimalist view about the proper role of government

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