Lecture Series

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Nullifying the War on Drugs

Big GovernmentHealthStrategy

04/22/2019Audio/Video
Tho Bishop presents to Young Americans for Liberty at Auburn University on 20 April 2019.
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Reefer Madness: Government Efforts to Criminalize Marijuana

Big GovernmentHealthU.S. History

04/22/2019Audio/Video
Chris Calton presents to Young Americans for Liberty at Auburn University on 20 April 2019.
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A Non-Libertarian Approach to Drug Legalization

Big GovernmentHealth

04/22/2019Audio/Video
Mark Thornton presents to Young Americans for Liberty at Auburn University on 20 April 2019.
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The De-Socialization of the Lithuanian Economy

Global EconomySocialism

04/03/2019Audio/Video
Vytas Žukauskas tells the story of Lithuania after the Soviet Union.
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Zoning and the Free Market

Free MarketsInterventionismPrivate Property

12/28/2018Audio/Video
In this 90-minute 1981 lecture, Walter Block discusses the importance of allowing private markets — and not government planners — to decide how land and housing is used by those who buy, sell, and rent it.
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Forerunners of the Austrian School: The French Liberal School

Austrian Economics OverviewOther Schools of Thought

12/15/2018Audio/Video
Although often neglected by the English-speaking world, the French Liberal School of the nineteenth century has long provided a robust foundation for modern laissez-faire economics and the pro-freedom ideology we now sometimes call libertarianism.
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The Economic Basis of Culture

Media and Culture

11/15/2018Audio/Video
"Sure, maybe capitalism produces more goods more affordably," the Marxists say, "but it corrupts our souls." In this 90-minute lecture, English professor Paul Cantor discusses how culture has become the "last frontier" of Marxism.
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What is Money?

Money and Banks

10/18/2018Audio/Video
In this 18-minute talk, Malavika Nair presents the basics on what money is, its origins, and why it is so central to a modern economy.
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Audio: Historian Ralph Raico on the Rise of the West

World HistoryPolitical Theory

10/16/2018Audio/Video
The European Miracle was one in which humans achieved sustained growth for the first time on earth. Why Europe? Because of European decentralization and private enterprise.
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AUDIO: Why Should We Care About Economic Theory?

Austrian Economics Overview

10/12/2018Audio/Video
Whether they know it or not, economic theory has a major influence on the political views of countless people today. It's not something we can pretend is just for economics eggheads.
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