The Tom Woods Show

In a recent episode, David Stockman showed just how sluggish the economic recovery has been. But why has it been so sluggish? Wolf von Laer explains precisely how the state has held the economy back.

Direct download: woods_06_30_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 10:59am EST

I was recently a guest on Radio Mises, the podcast of Mises Sweden. We discussed the limits of allowable opinion, religion and liberty, Ron Paul, Sweden's history, decentralization, and much more.

Direct download: woods_06_29_2015_3.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 10:05am EST

Where does the underclass come from? Poor economic conditions and a lack of opportunity, says the left. It's the incentives of the welfare state, says the right. The correct answer is more subtle, says today's guest.

Direct download: woods_06_26_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 10:46am EST

Libertarians assume Alexander Hamilton is their archenemy, but Michael Malice insists that's not correct. Michael and I have an extremely stimulating exchange of ideas in today's episode!

Direct download: woods_06_25_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 8:09am EST

James Bovard, the author of ten books, is an investigative journalist who has written for a wide variety of publications.

Direct download: woods_06_24_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 8:40am EST

Robert Reich keeps on making consistently fallacious but widely viewed short videos on economic topics. His video demanding a $15 minimum wage is a case in point. Thankfully, you have this episode to help you fight back.

Direct download: woods_06_23_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 2:27pm EST

Why is it that despite your excellent arguments, you can't seem to get any traction with a lot of people? Is it enough to appeal to people's reason? Jonathan Haidt offers a provocative argument about how people come to hold their views.

Direct download: woods_06_22_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 11:15am EST

The irreplaceable Walter Williams smacks down the conventional wisdom on everything from so-called white privilege to education, government spending and debt, and much more.

Direct download: woods_06_19_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 10:45am EST

It's not uncommon to hear it said that Jesus was a socialist and that the early Church practiced socialism. None of this is true, and our guest takes us through all the key claims.

Direct download: woods_06_18_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 9:22am EST

The kill rate of American police will surprise you. Ed Stringham gives us the data, as well as the radical libertarian solution.

Direct download: woods_06_17_2015_2.mp3
Category:Talk Radio -- posted at: 11:06am EST