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June 14, 2022
Militarization, Social Capital, and How Politics Goes Wrong (w/ Nathan Goodman)
Today’s episode begins with a discussion of how border militarization and foreign intervention create a feedback loop of increasing violence and restrictions on freedom....
June 10, 2022
(Re)Assessing Nozick's "Anarchy, State, and Utopia" (w/ Matt McManus and Julian Sanchez)
Today we’re looking at Robert Nozick’s classic work of libertarian philosophy, Anarchy, State, and Utopia. Released in 1974, it’s the book that put libertarianism...
June 01, 2022
The Rise of the Postmodern Right (w/ Matthew McManus)
Postmodernism, like Marxism and Critical Race Theory, has become a catch-all term for whatever upsets the right in the culture war. But what if,...
May 18, 2022
The History and Evolution of the American Right (w/ Paul Matzko)
Does American conservatism still provide a home for liberty-minded ideas? Looking at the state of the modern, post-Trump Republican Party, as well as the...
May 04, 2022
How Libertarianism Went Off the Rails (w/ John Hudak and Andy Craig)
For years, I’ve proudly called myself a libertarian, because “libertarianism” best describes my commitment to robust freedom, as well as my understanding of the...
April 20, 2022
An Introduction to Marxism for Non-Marxists (w/ Ian Bennett)
I've long argued that it's important for everyone engaged in political debate to understand the ideas, theories, and philosophies they're arguing with. That understanding...