The Tom Woods Show

Donald Trump has been savaging Governor Ron DeSantis, who hasn't been returning the favor. Mises Institute communications director Tho Bishop joins us to discuss who's coming out on top in all this.

Show notes for Ep. 2277

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Dan McCarthy joins us for an episode assessing the political significance of Pat Buchanan, who last week at age 84 announced his retirement from his syndicated column.

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Show notes for Ep. 2276

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We hear a lot of anecdotal data about young people struggling, about the problems of high prices and low wages, and millennials living with their parents. I wanted to know how true this was in general, and if it was, what was causing it. So I invited Gene Epstein, King of Data, to join us to get to the bottom of it.

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Show notes for Ep. 2275

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Well, here's a novel thing: a civil discussion between people who disagree! Mark Skousen, who leans bullish, and Jon Wolfenbarger, who leans bearish, make their respective cases for where the economy is now and where it's likely to go, and what the best moves for investors in such a climate are.

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Show notes for Ep. 2274

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Kevin Gutzman, author of the new book The Jeffersonians, talks Madison, Monroe, and the Constitution (and the key person who undermined it).

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Show notes for Ep. 2273

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Ali Rak has accumulated about 20 legislative victories, whether getting bad bills defeated or good ones passed, all while living in a blue county in a blue state. She shares specific tools and strategies that she uses, that can be replicated in other states.

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Show notes for Ep. 2272

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Connor Boyack discusses his efforts to strike down laws that restrict entrepreneurial activity by children (we've all heard of lemonade stands being shut down) and to encourage children to think and act entrepreneurially. Plus, how to build a successful counteroffensive to all the propaganda aimed at children these days.

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Show notes for Ep. 2271

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Tom talks to Germinal G. Van about the period of American history that historians treat cartoonishly, with wicked businessmen allegedly exploiting everyone.

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Show notes for Ep. 2270

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Last year an anonymous group of well-known filmmakers decided to embark on a crucially important project: documenting the truth about the Covid lockdowns: the data, the human stories, all of it. Hawk Jensen -- one person who decided not to remain anonymous -- directed the project, and he and I have an excellent discussion about it.

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Show notes for Ep. 2269

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My wife's uncle, Paul Laino, has rather a stirring story to tell: after spending four years homeless and addicted to drugs he cleaned himself up and now makes, let's just say, a very comfortable income as the Scrap & Pallet Man on YouTube.

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Show notes for Ep. 2268

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Ezra Wyrick, a smart 18-year-old libertarian, talks about what resonates and what doesn't with younger people, plus proper libertarian messaging and strategy.

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Show notes for Ep. 2267

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Aron Lam, mayor of Keenesburg, Colorado, surprised the incumbent mayor by actually running a real campaign for the office, and had all his ducks in a row before the incumbent knew what hit him. Might there be a lesson for us here?

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Show notes for Ep. 2266

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Clint Russell of Liberty Lockdown joins me to talk woke capitalism and ESG, why mankind is so frustrating, and productive approaches to living in a hostile world.

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Show notes for Ep. 2265

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The Tenth Amendment Center's Michael Boldin discusses issues on which states are prepared to push back in the 2023 legislative session, and progress that was made in 2022.

Show notes for Ep. 2264

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The great Michael Rectenwald just released his new book The Great Reset and the Struggle for Liberty. He joins us to discuss what exactly the program is, what its constituent parts are, how they all work together, and what we can do about it.

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Show notes for Ep. 2263

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The prolific Germinal G. Van returns to discuss his latest work, a two-volume study of wealth distribution and inequality in American history.

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Show notes for Ep. 2262

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Catholic and non-Catholic listeners alike requested an episode on Pope Benedict XVI, so I invited Catholic publisher Roger McCaffrey to discuss what his pontificate meant in the context of the post-Vatican II church.

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Show notes for Ep. 2261

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The great Carla Gericke, president emeritus of the Free State Project, kicks off a new year of the Tom Woods Show by describing how she kicked a serious alcohol habit.

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Show notes for Ep. 2260

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Tim Moen joins us to provide the background to some of the stories we've been hearing coming out of Canada about the promiscuous recommendation of euthanasia there.

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Show notes for Ep. 2259

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Matt McWilliams, libertarian and businessman, joins us, as we get ready to make our new year's resolutions, to discuss the opportunities that technology has made available to us, and how we can put them to use to build businesses that no Anthony Fauci can shut down.

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Show notes for Ep. 2258

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Josh Stylman, executive producer of the film Anecdotals, joins me to discuss the fate of the vaccine injured in the age of COVID. I rank this one in the top ten of all 2,257 episodes.

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Show notes for Ep. 2257

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There's so much bad financial and life advice out there that it's no wonder people often go so dreadfully wrong. Luke Tatum joins me for a review of the conventional wisdom and what people should do instead.

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Show notes for Ep. 2256

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Chris Cofer and Pete Quinones join me to discuss their new film, Overpoliced, and why the police shouldn't be the one group of government employees we're naive about.

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Show notes for Ep. 2255

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Derrick Broze joins us to discuss technology as a double-edged sword and what we can do to protect ourselves against bad actors.

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Show notes for Ep. 2254

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The great and brilliant Kevin Gutzman joins us to discuss his brand new book, released just today, called The Jeffersonians: The Visionary Presidencies of Jefferson, Madison, and Monroe.

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Show notes for Ep. 2253

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Christopher Coyne joins us again to discuss further problems with and failures of the American empire.

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Show notes for Ep. 2252

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Twitter denied doing the various things it's now becoming clear it obviously did do when it comes to suppressing dissident voices. Auton MacIntyre joins me to discuss this ongoing story.

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Show notes for Ep. 2251

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The great Gerald Celente, publisher of Trends Journal, reviews where things are going in terms of the economy, foreign policy, and civil liberties, and what the bright spots are.

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Show notes for Ep. 2250

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Christopher Coyne joins me to discuss some of the factors contributing to the seeming permanence of the military-industrial complex in the United States.

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Show notes for Ep. 2249

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The great Murray Sabrin joins us to discuss how his experiences as an insatiably curious person and a child of an immigrant family led him to libertarianism and a career spent in defense of liberty.

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Show notes for Ep. 2248

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Whitney Webb joins us to discuss the unknown history of collusion between intelligence services and organized crime, and the practice of blackmail, in order to set the context for Jeffrey Epstein.

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Show notes for Ep. 2247

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Brion McClanahan joins me to discuss the prospects of these men, the Trump/DeSantis feud, whether DeSantis would make us crazy, whether Biden has a chance, and more.

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Show notes for Ep. 2246

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We're outgunned and outnumbered, and crazy ideas are considered mainstream. What should we do now? Michael Heise joins me to discuss his plan: Project Decentralized Revolution.

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Show notes for Ep. 2245

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Stephan Livera joins me to discuss what happened with FTX, whether it is an indictment of Bitcoin, what it means for the Bitcoin price, whether it was a money-laundering scheme, and a lot more.

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Show notes for Ep. 2244

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The radical Thomas Paine, who could both cheer and enrage with his various writings, was a fascinating and important figure in American history, and historian Dave Benner -- author of a new biography of the man -- joins me to talk about him.

Book Discussed: Thomas Paine: A Lifetime of Radicalism

Show notes for Ep. 2243

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This week Stanford University's Jay Bhattacharya triumphed decisively in an Oxford-style debate on lockdowns and "focused protection" with Sten Vermund, and he joins us today to discuss it.

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Show notes for Ep. 2242

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We all know about documentaries that the official outlets won't let us watch. Or movies whose dialogue sounds like a woke treatise rather than anything actual people would ever say. Cory Tucek created Movies Plus to fight back against it all.

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Show notes for Ep. 2241

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Tech entrepreneur Pete Zaborsky joins me to discuss his vision of a future in which all voices can be heard, and how to get there.

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Show notes for Ep. 2240

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John Ziegler, co-host of the Death of Journalism podcast, joins me to discuss the mess that is journalism today, how narratives ossify into the Official Position that nobody may contradict, and whether there are signs of hope.

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Show notes for Ep. 2239

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Paul Kengor, professor of political science at Grove City College and editor of The American Spectator, joins me to discuss the curious story of Bella Dodd, once a committed communist who says she helped Marxists infiltrate the Catholic Church, and later a crusader against communism.

Book Discussed: The Devil and Bella Dodd: One Woman's Struggle Against Communism and Her Redemption

Show notes for Ep. 2238

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The great Dominic Frisby, one of my favorite Tom Woods Show guests, returns to update us on the wild situation in the UK, why Liz Truss resigned, why tax reductions are off the table there seemingly forever, who the new prime minister really is, and a lot more.

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Show notes for Ep. 2237

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Filmmaker Jason Rink joins us to discuss his new project (in three episodes) called Q Sent Me, about the Q shaman from January 6. Even discussing the topic and allowing the man to speak without imposing any value judgments on the viewer, as indeed this film does not, is enough to get Jason and the film banned -- the Twitter account he mentions in the episode has already been suspended as I type these notes.

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Show notes for Ep. 2236

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Dan McCarthy and I discuss the "red wave" that failed to materialize, what it means for the future, and whether we should succumb to despair.

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Show notes for Ep. 2235

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Dr. Peter McCullough, a widely published and respected cardiologist who has been a source of sanity during Covid times, has been threatened with the loss of his board certifications for his cautions about the Covid shots. We also discuss The Wellness Company, for which Dr. McCullough serves as chief scientific officer, which offers people health services and consultations with doctors whose brains aren't held captive by the medical/pharmaceutical establishment.

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Show notes for Ep. 2234

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The housing market is all out of whack again, and the culprit is a familiar one. Ryan McMaken joins us for the details.

Show notes for Ep. 2233

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Benedict Beckeld joins me to discuss a phenomenon -- disproportionate self-criticism, even hatred -- that we see creeping into civilizations when certain conditions are met.

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Show notes for Ep. 2232

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Mises Institute president Jeff Deist discusses right and wrong ways to think about and transition to a stateless order.

Article Discussed: https://mises.org/wire/realistic-market-private-governance

Show notes for Ep. 2231

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The popular caricature of libertarianism involves our alleged belief in "rugged individualism," and "I don't need help from anybody," etc. Opposing collectivism doesn't mean opposing all groupings of people. And in a world as hostile as this one, we'd darn well better band together in groups dedicated to achieving our goals despite the political system under which we live. Guests on this episode: Kevin Dolan, David Moore, Barbara Williams, and Jeremy Evans.

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Show notes for Ep. 2230

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The authors of A Twisted History of the United States return to discuss Grover Cleveland, Woodrow Wilson, and more material from U.S. history that's usually distorted and mangled.

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Show notes for Ep. 2229

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Authors Gary Richied and Charlie Westerman join me for an unconventional gallop through early American history.

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Show notes for Ep. 2228

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Clint Russell and I discuss the Alex Jones verdict, the medical establishment, the post-Trump GOP, how my friend John Bush became successful and why more libertarians should be like him, and more.

This episode is taken from my recent appearance on Liberty Lockdown with Clint Russell.

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Show notes for Ep. 2227

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Our friend Gene Epstein discusses his recent debate with an economist who blames the free market for disappointing economic growth.

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Show notes for Ep. 2226

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We've been taught to have a superstitious reverence for the government-pharmaceutical establishment, but is it justified?

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Show notes for Ep. 2225

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Jim Erdman, a veteran of the CIA, recounts the COVID irrationality throughout the U.S. government and the ongoing battle against the vaccine mandates.

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Show notes for Ep. 2224

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Ryan McMaken of the Mises Institute joins me to make a worldwide case for smaller states, decentralization, and secession.

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Show notes for Ep. 2223

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Since we see current events distorted in the media every day, why wouldn't we think events from the past were equally distorted? Without historical revisionism, today's propaganda becomes tomorrow's history. Two other scholars (Ryan McMaken and Tom DiLorenzo) and I make the case for revisionism in today's episode.

Show notes for Ep. 2222

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If things are ever going to improve, we need to overcome the very powerful status quo bias that exists among the American population. Most people assume that the way things are is the way they must be, and the best possible way they can be. So even if you live in neither Oregon nor Idaho, you will want to hear my guest, Matt McCaw, discuss the Greater Idaho movement. Here is a case in which one simple change would make virtually everybody involved better off, and the only thing standing in the way is status quo bias.

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Show notes for Ep. 2221

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Paddy Weeks, chairman of DonorSee, joins me to discuss transparent, effective ways to help the world's poorest without government involvement. And of course we tip our hat to the late Gret Glyer, who got the whole thing started and who left us too soon.

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Show notes for Ep. 2220

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The great Robert Barnes joins me to run through all the irregularities in the Alex Jones trial, and what they mean for the rest of us.

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Show notes for Ep. 2219

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Jack Phillips made news ten years ago when he declined to bake a wedding cake celebrating a same-sex marriage and the couple involved attempted to use state violence to force him to bake it. Phillips is back in the news because the forces of love and tolerance and understanding need to destroy him.

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Show notes for Ep. 2218

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At the Mises Institute's supporters summit I paid tribute to a great benefactor of our movement, who has (of course) been attacked by pygmies his whole life.

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Show notes for Ep. 2217

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Peter Klein, professor of entrepreneurship at Baylor University, explains why the current fad of flattening hierarchies in the workplace is unlikely to deliver good results.

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Show notes for Ep. 2216

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Gerard Casey, professor emeritus of philosophy at University College, Dublin, joins us to discuss the transgender movement, which has ossified into orthodoxy in record time.

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Show notes for Ep. 2215

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Longtime Vatican observer and book and magazine publisher Roger McCaffrey joins us to discuss what we can expect after the Francis pontificate comes to an end.

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Show notes for Ep. 2214

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Melinda Cooper, who teaches "gender, sexuality, and culture" at Australian National University, tries to take on Murray Rothbard in an academic journal. As usual for a progressive, even though she finds him far more principled, antiwar, and pro-civil liberties than his neoconservative and establishment counterparts, she'll take Mitt Romney any day.

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Show notes for Ep. 2213

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Language can evolve organically, or it can change from the top down to serve a political agenda. We've had plenty of the latter in our day. Jeff Deist joins us to discuss it and explain why it matters.

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Show notes for Ep. 2212

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Covid changed a lot of minds on schooling, and suddenly the school choice movement has attracted a lot of attention, and is finding success. We discuss these, plus libertarian criticisms of school choice.

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Show notes for Ep. 2211

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How is someone supposed to navigate an economy like the one our ruling class has given us? Joel Bein of Career Hackers has some ideas.

Show notes for Ep. 2210

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Dr. Pierre Kory, president of Frontline COVID-19 Critical Care Alliance, joins me to answer the question you'd think the whole world would be asking, but which nobody dares to.

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Show notes for Ep. 2209

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Dan McCarthy, editor of the venerable Modern Age, joins me for a discussion of Willmoore Kendall's 1963 classic, The Conservative Affirmation, which has just reappeared in print with an interesting and learned foreword by Dan himself.

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Show notes for Ep. 2208

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The great Paul Gottfried walks us through the state of the American Right.

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Show notes for Ep. 2207

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Today we discuss Benjamin Abelow's new book, How the West Brought War to Ukraine: Understanding How U.S. and NATO Policies Led to Crisis, War, and the Risk of Nuclear Catastrophe.

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Show notes for Ep. 2206

Direct download: woods_2022_09_21.mp3
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I discuss favorable trends -- if you can believe it -- along with the grim realities of the fight ahead of us. This episode is taken from my recent appearance on the Pete Quinones Show.

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Show notes for Ep. 2205

Direct download: woods_2022_09_16.mp3
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Jon Wolfenbarger, founder and CEO of Bull and Bear Profits, sorts it out for us.

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Show notes for Ep. 2204

Direct download: woods_2022_09_15.mp3
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Allen Mendenhall, associate dean of the business school at Troy University, joins me to discuss their new program aimed at wokeness in the business world.

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Show notes for Ep. 2203

Direct download: woods_2022_09_14.mp3
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Scott Horton joins us to discuss the true nature of NATO as well as the real prospect of permanently ending the horrors in Yemen.

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Show notes for Ep. 2202

Direct download: woods_2022_09_13.mp3
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Commentator Auron MacIntyre joins me to discuss the rapidly increasing evil of the American ruling class.

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Show notes for Ep. 2201

Direct download: woods_2022_09_12.mp3
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Comedian Lou Perez discusses his new book, That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore: On the Death and Rebirth of Comedy.

Show notes for Ep. 2200

Direct download: woods_2022_09_10.mp3
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Dan McCarthy joins us to warn that a Ron DeSantis presidential candidacy could wind up backfiring.

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Show notes for Ep. 2199

Direct download: woods_2022_09_09.mp3
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Jeremy R. Hammond joins us today to discuss the Big Tech situation and in particular the problem with "fact checkers," who are merely enforcers of the establishment's narrative.

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Show notes for Ep. 2198

Direct download: woods_2022_09_08.mp3
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The great lawyer and online personality Viva Frei joins us to discuss what's going wrong, what's going right, the true nature of the regimes that rule is, and whether we can have legitimate hope.

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Show notes for Ep. 2197

Direct download: woods_2022_09_07.mp3
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Larry Lepard became known among libertarians in 2008, when he spent $200,000 of his own money on full-page ads in major newspapers for Ron Paul. Today he joins us to discuss how to think about investing in an age of financial lunacy. Larry Lepard became known among libertarians in 2008, when he spent $200,000 of his own money on full-page ads in major newspapers for Ron Paul. Today he joins us to discuss how to think about investing in an age of financial lunacy.

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Show notes for Ep. 2196

Direct download: woods_2022_09_02.mp3
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Carla Gericke, former president of the Free State Project, joins us to discuss the recent discussion of secession in New Hampshire, and the response of critics who are appalled that anyone would dare discuss such a forbidden topic.

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Show notes for Ep. 2195

Direct download: woods_2022_09_01.mp3
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Eric Peters joins us to discuss the fanatical movement toward electric cars, what the drawbacks are, and whether it can be stopped.

Show notes for Ep. 2194

Direct download: woods_2022_08_31.mp3
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Almost everyone in academia, including even some libertarians, is convinced that labor has suffered a declining share of national income over time. Then predictably, come the various government interventions proposed to reverse this. But as Gene Epstein shows, they're misreading the data.

Show notes for Ep. 2193

Direct download: woods_2022_08_30.mp3
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So much damage is done because people have a frankly juvenile understanding of the economy: what it is and how it works. Per Bylund has provided us with the antidote.

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Show notes for Ep. 2192

Direct download: woods_2022_08_29.mp3
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Gene Epstein joins us to discuss the economics of the partial cancellation of college loans.

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Show notes for Ep. 2191

Direct download: woods_2022_08_26.mp3
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Over the past few years I've been thrilled to see Doc Dixon's star begin to rise within the libertarian world. He's a solid libertarian in our tradition, and an extremely talented magician, who fooled Penn and Teller on their "Fool Us" television program. Today we talk a bit about magic and a bit about libertarianism, and how we might do a better job reaching the normies.

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Show notes for Ep. 2190

Direct download: woods_2022_08_25.mp3
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A revival of the Broadway musical 1776, featuring female, trans, and nonbinary cast members portraying the Founding Fathers, has reignited the usual attacks on the Founders, so I look at the matter more closely.

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Show notes for Ep. 2189

Direct download: woods_2022_08_24.mp3
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National divorce is urgently and obviously necessary, but among the blue-pilled in our movement it's a betrayal of libertarian principles that must be rejected. I take this on.

Show notes for Ep. 2188

Direct download: woods_2022_08_23.mp3
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Yes, we are ruled by bad guys, but as Rothbard explained, sometimes the bad guys have rivalries among themselves, and these rivalries can go a long way toward explaining current events. Tom Luongo joins us to explain.

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Show notes for Ep. 2187

Direct download: woods_2022_08_19.mp3
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Vivek Ramaswamy, founder of Strive Asset Management, is leading a heroic charge against the ESG-driven politicization of investing and capital allocation.

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Show notes for Ep. 2186

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Jeff Deist joins me to discuss the FBI raid on Trump, the benefits of national divorce, and more.

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Show notes for Ep. 2185

Direct download: woods_2022_08_17.mp3
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The great Tom DiLorenzo, who spent 41 years as an economics professor, joins me for a takedown of anti-market arguments and a defense of freedom.

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Show notes for Ep. 2184

Direct download: woods_2022_08_16.mp3
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Mikkel Thorup, who runs the Expat Money Summit and has himself visited over 100 countries (and lived in nine), joins us to discuss international options for freedom lovers.

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Show notes for Ep. 2183

Direct download: woods_2022_08_15.mp3
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Jeremy Kauffman, a creator of LBRY.com and a board member of the Free State Project, is running for U.S. Senate from New Hampshire, but not exactly following the "make commercials in the style of Mitt Romney" strategy.

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Show notes for Ep. 2182

Direct download: woods_2022_08_12.mp3
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Matt Kibbe joins me to discuss the Alex Jones situation, the perennial "are they stupid or evil" debate," and other items in the news.

Show notes for Ep. 2181

Direct download: woods_2022_08_11.mp3
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You can still find people to this day who try to claim Mao Tse-Tung was an agrarian reformer and that the deaths were caused by bad weather, but in this episode my guest Jason Jewell gives us the truth, while also spending some time on communism in eastern Europe.

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Show notes for Ep. 2180

Direct download: woods_2022_08_10.mp3
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Jason Jewell of Faulkner University joins us to discuss communism (theory and history) and the realities of life under Lenin and Stalin.

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Show notes for Ep. 2179

Direct download: woods_2022_08_09.mp3
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In this episode I discuss the damages of COVID fanaticism that can't be captured in statistics, and the insistence that only violent revolution can solve our problems.

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Show notes for Ep. 2178

Direct download: woods_2022_08_08.mp3
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