The Tom Woods Show

Andrew Bacevich, retired from Boston University, recently posed 24 awkward but important questions about the present state of American foreign policy. I thought they were worth reviewing, because taken together they say quite a bit -- none of it good -- about both the foreign policy and the media that allows these questions to go unanswered, or indeed not asked at all.

Show notes for Ep. 918

Direct download: woods_2017_05_26.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 1:24pm EDT

Hunter Thompson, a full-time real estate investor, discusses today's housing market, what sectors do well in a down economy, how real-estate investing compares to other investment possibilities, and more.

Show notes for Ep. 917

Direct download: woods_2017_05_25.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 12:10pm EDT

Congressman John "Jimmy" Duncan Jr. has served in the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee for 29 years. He is the last remaining Republican House member who voted against the war in Iraq. He serves on the board of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity.

Show notes for Ep. 916

Direct download: woods_2017_05_24.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 4:46pm EDT

The perpetually aggrieved have recently settled upon various Confederate monuments, particularly in New Orleans, as the next thing to be destroyed. Given the level of American discourse (a word I use laughingly in this context), anyone saying a word against this is of course condemned with all the usual low-IQ language of the left. Rev. Larry Beane, pastor of Salem Lutheran Church in Gretna, Louisiana, and historian Brion McClanahan, join me for the discussion.

Show notes for Ep. 915

Direct download: woods_2017_05_23.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 4:28pm EDT

Kristaps Andrejsons, host of The Eastern Border podcast, joins me for a rapid-fire overview of some of the major episodes in the history of the Soviet Union.

Show notes for Ep. 914

Direct download: woods_2017_05_22.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 4:17pm EDT

Christopher Voss spent 24 years working in the FBI Crisis Negotiation Unit as a hostage negotiator and was the FBI's chief international hostage and kidnapping negotiator from 2003 to 2007. His book, which I thoroughly enjoyed, is full of actionable advice for real negotiation in your business and personal life.

Show notes for Ep. 913

Direct download: woods_2017_05_19.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 4:59pm EDT

Colin Moriarty spent 14 years of his life in the video game world, until one day he published a joke on Twitter that only an idiot would take offense at, and everyone swarmed for the kill. But he got the last laugh, as we note in today's episode.

Show notes for Ep. 912

Direct download: woods_2017_05_18.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 2:07am EDT

Here's some audio footage of my appearance at the Yale Political Union in defense of secession. In particular, this is the part in which I replied to critics. I think you'll enjoy this.

Show notes for Ep. 911

Direct download: woods_2017_05_17.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 10:58pm EDT

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, who is presently a visiting professor of government and public policy at the College of William and Mary, had a long career in the U.S. military and served as Chief of Staff to Gen. Colin Powell from 2002 to 2005. He is a board member of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity.

Show notes for Ep. 910

Direct download: woods_2017_05_16.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 2:02pm EDT

Journalist Johann Hari, author of the acclaimed bestseller Chasing the Scream, joins me to discuss the fact-free origins of the War on Drugs, the flawed assumptions that drive it even today, and its grotesque human consequences.

Show notes for Ep. 909

Direct download: woods_2017_05_15.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 4:02pm EDT