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Video: #StandByAhmed

A trifecta:   No Hugs at School American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten on Zero Tolerance The War on Kids (Full Documentary)

Lawrence Lessig

Video: Lessig Misses the McCarthy Point

Fascinating look at Lawrence Lessig’s recent arguments about campaign finance, courtesy of Cato Institute:   It is worth noting that Lessig is running for the presidency on the Democratic Party ticket. On September 6, 2015, he announced his candidacy. Interestingly, he has stated that if elected president, he would resign

Goodman at Cato

Video: A Freer Market in Medicine?

John C. Goodman, of the Independent Institute, has been studying and writing about health care and government policy for a long time. Here he sketches a way out of the current impasse, which is not just an “ObamaCare” problem:


Video: A Traffic Stop Gone Horribly Wrong

While the young man who was stopped by the police officer in this video was obviously foolish in several ways, he wasn’t evil, or even acting “against the peace.” The officer, on the other hand, lied from the beginning, and eventually shot the young man. See what you think:

Video: A Short History of Government “Welfare”

Economic historian Robert Higgs, author of the important book Crisis and Leviathan, and formulator of the important concept “regime uncertainty,” offers a sweeping (if brief) overview of government handouts as the background for our American experience.  

Edward Snowden

Video: Terminal F

This is a very interesting documentary about Edward Snowden’s own secrecy as he leaked information about illegal government spying on its own citizens, and then about his attempts to evade capture and find sanctuary outside the United States. Fascinating. Note: the documentary is not a debate about what he did,

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