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  • David Boaz on emThe Libertarian Mindem
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    The Libertarian Mind

    David Boaz spoke about his book The Libertarian Mind: A Manifesto for Freedom, an updated and retitled edition of his book Libertarianism: A Primer. He argued that many people in the U.S. who…

  • 2010 Public Policy Perspectives Part 2
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    2010 Public Policy Perspectives, Part 2

    Cato Institute fellows talked about a variety of issues including health care reform, constitutional law, international trade, and U.S. foreign relations.

  • The Life and Impact of Ayn Rand
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    The Life and Impact of Ayn Rand

    Anne Heller and Jennifer Burns talked about their biographies of author and noted libertarian, Ayn Rand. Professor Burns focused on Rand’s intellectual allies and foes, and Ms. Heller researched…

  • emThe Politics of Freedomem
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    The Politics of Freedom

    David Boaz talked about his book The Politics of Freedom: Taking on the Left, the Right and Threats to Our Liberties (Cato Institute; February 25, 2008). He talked about ways he thinks freedom is under…

  • The Future of Politics Panel
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    The Future of Politics Panel

    Participants spoke about the political climate in Washington, DC and possibilities for changing “business-as-usual” attitudes about public policy making in Washington. Among the issues they addressed were…

  • Federal Government and the Libertarian Ideology
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    Federal Government and the Libertarian Ideology

    Students from the University of Denver (CO) participated by video feed in a distance learning class. Mr. Boaz talked to the students about the expansion of federal government and libertarian ideology. Steve…

  • President Bush and the Republican Congress
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    President Bush and the Republican Congress

    Mr. Sammon and Mr. Boaz talked about divisions within the Republican Party and reactions by Republicans to recent actions by the Bush administration, as well as levels of public support for…

  • Libertarianism and Public Policy
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    Libertarianism and Public Policy

    Mr. Boaz talked about Libertarian values and policy concerns. Among the topics he addressed were federal spending levels, individual rights and freedoms, and tax policy. Following his…

  • 25th Anniversary Dinner
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    25th Anniversary Dinner

    Several dignitaries spoke at the Cato Institute’s 25th anniversary celebration and the libertarian goals and ideals of the organization. The Milton Friedman liberty award was given to…

  • National Service Initiatives
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    National Service Initiatives

    Ms. Milton and Mr. Boaz discussed proposals brought up by President-elect Clinton during the 1992 presidential campaign for programs in which college students may pay off their college…

  • How Propaganda Builds a Permanent Government
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    How Propaganda Builds a Permanent Government

    Mr. Bennett and Mr. DiLorenzo, authors of the book, Official Lies: How Washington Misleads Us, spoke on the government’s use of the media to create public support for their policies. They…