Libertarian
Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

September 9, 2021

Richard Epstein delves into President Biden’s new vaccine mandate and addresses whether it holds up to constitutional scrutiny.

Did Texas Just Find a New Way to Ban Abortion?

Did Texas Just Find a New Way to Ban Abortion?

September 2, 2021

Richard Epstein reacts to the new Texas abortion bill and weighs in whether states should be allowed to delegate enforcement of controversial laws to civilians.

Afghanistan and the Death of Pax Americana

Afghanistan and the Death of Pax Americana

August 26, 2021

Richard Epstein explains when the use of force is justified overseas, what President Biden has gotten wrong by withdrawing from Afghanistan, and how our allies and adversaries will react to the fall of Pax Americana.

Interpreting the IPCC’s New Report on Climate Change

Interpreting the IPCC’s New Report on Climate Change

August 20, 2021

Richard Epstein dives into the latest IPCC report on climate change and provides a few methods for how to interpret, critique, and verify its results.

Loan Forgiveness, Eviction Moratoriums, and Recall Unconstitutionality — Oh My

Loan Forgiveness, Eviction Moratoriums, and Recall Unconstitutionality — Oh My

August 12, 2021

Is that legal? Richard answers questions about the constitutionality of student loan forgiveness, the national eviction moratorium, and California’s upcoming recall election.

How Ronald Reagan Dealt With Unions

How Ronald Reagan Dealt With Unions

August 3, 2021

Richard Epstein recounts President Reagan’s handling of the air traffic controller strike of 1981 and offers lessons for future conflicts with other public sector unions.

The Case That Could Overturn Roe v. Wade

The Case That Could Overturn Roe v. Wade

July 29, 2021

Richard Epstein details the upcoming Supreme Court case that could overturn Roe v. Wade and gives his predictions based on the current composition of the Court.

Was Big Tech’s Censorship of Trump Unconstitutional?

Was Big Tech’s Censorship of Trump Unconstitutional?

July 15, 2021

Richard Epstein delves into Trump’s claim that censorship by tech companies violated his First Amendment rights and explains why there’s more to the lawsuit than at first glance.

Climate Change and the SEC

Climate Change and the SEC

June 24, 2021

Richard Epstein weighs in on recent moves by the SEC to change financial disclosure requirements regarding climate change and warns against mission creep in regulatory agencies.

Billionaires and the Taxes They (Don’t) Pay

Billionaires and the Taxes They (Don’t) Pay

June 18, 2021

Richard Epstein addresses the privacy concerns of publishing leaked tax records, breaks down the debate over taxing capital gains, and provides a solution for how to tax the wealthy.

Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App