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Video: Ladar Levison on Snowden, Lavabit, the NSA, and Government Gag Orders

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

A fascinating ReasonTV interview:

Video: FCC to Monitor and Regulate?

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Scary, funny, incoherent, dumb, foolish, and a very, very bad idea.

Video: Our Pension Problem

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Around the country, politicians and government employees have committed future taxpayers to pay for pensions that should have been funded at time of employee service. Things must change. The problem is huge.

Video: Absurdity of the Drug War

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

A concise case against the War on Drugs, looking at three classic arguments for it.

Video: Snowden Explains

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

“If I am a traitor, who did I betray? I gave all of my information to the American public, to American journalists, who are reporting on American issues. If they see that as treason, I think people really need to consider who do they think they’re working for.”

This interview has not appeared in America’s media, other than online — which, come to think of it, is now the world’s media.

Video: Citizens United Explained

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

The Citizens United decision is still talked about, blogged about, whined about. Maybe it should be understood, first:

Video: Debunking a Popular “Inequality” Meme

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

You probably saw the original video on Upworthy, a slick presentation of the pop inequality meme. But you probably wondered: isn’t there some slippery income/wealth evasions going on here? Well, it turns out it’s far, far worse than you (or at least I) guessed:

This response video is from nearly a year ago. But the ideas and stats are worth looking at anyway.