Libertarian
Big Row Over The Supreme Court “Roe” Leak

Big Row Over The Supreme Court “Roe” Leak

May 5, 2022

Richard Epstein covers the biggest leak in modern Supreme Court history and discusses the legal merits of overturning Roe v. Wade.

Free Money! Joe Biden’s Bid To Forgive Student Loans

Free Money! Joe Biden’s Bid To Forgive Student Loans

April 28, 2022

Richard Epstein parses President Biden’s possible move to forgive student loans and whether the federal government should be in the business of lending at all.

Disney’s Costly Foray Into Politics

Disney’s Costly Foray Into Politics

April 21, 2022

Richard Epstein discusses concerns that billionaires are too powerful in America and weighs in on the spat between Disney and Florida Governor DeSantis.

Is Musk A Monopolist and Is Amazon Anti-Union?

Is Musk A Monopolist and Is Amazon Anti-Union?

April 15, 2022

Richard Epstein hashes through Elon Musk's possible acquisition of Twitter and the worries of possible monopoly abuse it has raised. Plus, what happens next at Amazon after a successful union vote?

Professor Epstein’s Potpourri: The Court, Some Pork, and a Dash of Musk

Professor Epstein’s Potpourri: The Court, Some Pork, and a Dash of Musk

April 8, 2022

Richard Epstein covers our new Supreme Court Justice’s legal background, California’s overreach on pork, Merrick Garland’s January 6th investigation, and Elon Musk’s new position on Twitter’s board.

The Heat Is On: A Change in Climate Policy at the SEC

The Heat Is On: A Change in Climate Policy at the SEC

March 31, 2022

Richard Epstein discusses mission-drift from the Securities Exchange Commission and the wider push for climate change action at executive agencies.

Woke and Weak Week: Defining Women and Canceling Free Speech

Woke and Weak Week: Defining Women and Canceling Free Speech

March 25, 2022

Richard Epstein responds to op-eds from major newspapers on free speech and cancel culture, and offers context on the current Supreme Court nomination.

Free Speech In Law Schools: Why Many Students Deserve an “F” on The 1st Amendment

Free Speech In Law Schools: Why Many Students Deserve an “F” on The 1st Amendment

March 18, 2022

Richard Epstein reacts to a recent protest at Yale’s law school and highlights the different responses by the right and the left to speakers they disagree with.

Epstein’s State of The Union Review: Oh No, Joe

Epstein’s State of The Union Review: Oh No, Joe

March 2, 2022

Richard Epstein discusses President Biden’s State of the Union address, which covered Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, rapid inflation at home, and the upcoming federal budget.

Make Sense, Not War: The Libertarian’s Thoughts on Ukraine

Make Sense, Not War: The Libertarian’s Thoughts on Ukraine

February 25, 2022

Richard Epstein provides an overview of how the United States should respond to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and describes how he differs from other libertarians on foreign policy.

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