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    • CatoAudio, 1-Month Subscription

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    CatoAudio puts you right in the middle of the important policy debates going on in Washington. This 60-minute audio magazine features inspiring discussions from well-known intellectuals, pundits, political leaders and Cato scholars. Previous recordings have included Milton Friedman, Hernando de Soto, Anne Applebaum, Alan Greenspan, P. J. O'Rourke, and Steve Forbes. From a libertarian view of limited government, free markets, and civil society, CatoAudio is your window to the ideas of freedom.

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    • Great If You're a Libertarian

    • By Tobin on 11-01-04

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    • CatoAudio, 12-Month Subscription

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    CatoAudio puts you right in the middle of the important policy debates going on in Washington. This 60-minute audio magazine features inspiring discussions from well-known intellectuals, pundits, political leaders and Cato scholars. Previous recordings have included Milton Friedman, Hernando de Soto, Anne Applebaum, Alan Greenspan, P. J. O'Rourke, and Steve Forbes. From a libertarian view of limited government, free markets, and civil society, CatoAudio is your window to the ideas of freedom.

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    • Actual intelligent discussion of current events

    • By Xmeromotu on 08-02-04

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    • CatoAudio, January 2006

    • By: Tucker Carlson, Tom Palmer, Chris Edwards, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
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    This month's feature: MSNBC's Tucker Carlson on the decline and fall of the Republican Party. Also, Tom Palmer on his recent visit to Iraq; Chris Edwards on waste and fraud in federal spending; Sen. Jim DeMint on improving Americans' health through private choice; economist correspondent Robert Guest on international trade barriers as a form of corruption; and Kenneth Langone on Eliot Spitzer's abuse of government power.

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    • CatoAudio, June 2004

    • By: Edward H. Crane, Thomas Sowell, Fareed Zakaria, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
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    This edition of CatoAudio features welcoming remarks by Cato President Edward H. Crane; appreciation of Milton Friedman by Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Thomas Sowell; presentation of the Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty by Newsweek International Editor Fareed Zakaria; and remarks by Hernando de Soto, recipient of the 2004 Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty.

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    • CatoAudio, March 2004

    • By: Dan Griswold, Tom Palmer, Chris Edwards, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 12 mins
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    This edition of CatoAudio features Dan Griswold and Tom Palmer on immigration past and present; Chris Edwards on real budget reform; Jerry Taylor on the sense and nonsense of sustainable development; Competitive Enterprise Institute president Fred L. Smith Jr. on antitrust and the software industry; Author Diane Ravitch on the politics of school textbook adoption; and Cato Fellow Randy Barnett on his new book Restoring the Lost Constitution.

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    • CatoAudio, November 2003

    • By: Wayne Crews, Adam Thierer, Nat Hentoff, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
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    This edition of CatoAudio features Wayne Crews and Adam Thierer on regulation of the Internet and broadcast media; Nat Hentoff on erosion of civil liberties; William J. Bicknell, MD, on U.S. failure to prepare for smallpox bioterrorism; David Henderson on the sordid history of government sponsored racism; Patrick Basham on the future of liberty in the European Union; and Tom Palmer on the rise of Western liberty.

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    • CatoAudio, March 2006

    • By: Richard Epstein, Mark Moller, Salem Ben Nasser Al Ismaily, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 12 mins
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    Richard Epstein and Mark Moller on Kelo, NSA spying, and the Constitution; Salem Ben Nasser Al Ismaily on economic freedom in the Arab world; Mark Skousen on the political predilections of Benjamin Franklin; Robert Enlow on the economic evidence supporting school vouchers; Joel Miller on what big government is costing ordinary Americans; and in this month's Feature, Stephen Davies on the history of liberty in Eurasia.

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    • CatoAudio, June 2006

    • By: John Hasnas, Zoe Lofgren, David Reiff, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
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    In this edition: Jim Harper and Dan Griswold on the immigration pretense for national ID cards; Jerry Taylor on whether buying oil funds terrorism; John Hasnas on protecting the rights of white-collar defendants; Rep. Zoe Lofgren on fair use of digital content; David Reiff on the humanitarian justification for war; and Kimberley Strassel on how the law hurts working women.

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    • CatoAudio, November 2017

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
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    Introduction. Neill Franklin and Clark Neily discuss prospects for criminal justice reform. Rep. Tom Garrett (R-VA) makes the conservative case for marijuana legalization. Martin Redish on why commercial speech deserves First Amendment protection. David Schoenbrod on his book DC Confidential: Inside the Five Tricks of Washington. John Cochrane explains why healthcare is so hard to fix. Philip Hamburger on the administrative threat to civil liberties.

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    • CatoAudio, January 2004

    • By: Jim Powell, David Boaz, Charles Murray, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 58 mins
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    This edition of CatoAudio features Jim Powell and David Boaz on the growth of the federal government; Charles Murray on the causes of human excellence; Rep. Barney Frank on liberals' opposition to Internet gambling; The Postal Rate Commission's Shelly Dreifuss on the lack of accountability at the U.S. Postal Service, Roger Pilon on the benefits of drug reimportation; and Ed Crane on the ideological collapse of the Republican party.

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    • CatoAudio, June 2017

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
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    Introduction. Donald Boudreaux and Michael Tanner on Anti-Piketty: Capital for the 21st Century. J. D. Vance and Caleb Brown discuss Vance's bestselling Hillbilly Elegy. Floyd Abrams on his new book The Soul of the First Amendment. Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) on how to dissolve the Department of Education. David Bier and Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) on the idea of state-based visas.

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    • CatoAudio, January 2017

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
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    Introduction. Gene Healy and Christopher Preble discuss the expansion of executive war powers. Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, delivers the first Joseph K. McLaughlin lecture. Johan Norberg on his book Progress: Ten Reasons to Look Forward to the Future. Hon. Phil Gramm on what really happened before the financial crisis. Randal O'Toole on how government growth constraints make housing unaffordable.

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    • CatoAudio, October 2016

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    Introduction. Brink Lindsey and Michael Tanner on economic inequality. William Ruger on Freedom in the 50 States. Michael Tanner and William Voegli on the effects of welfare reform over the past 20 years. Michael Clemens on whether immigrants pose a threat to American institutions.

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    • CatoAudio, March 2016

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    Introduction. Timothy Sandefur and Christina Sandefur discuss the current state of property rights in America. Barbara Mancini of Compassion and Choices debates, "What are the rights of the dying?" David E. Bernstein on his new book, "Lawless: The Obama Administration's Unprecedented Assault on the Constitution and the Rule of Law", Benjamin Powell on his new book, "The Economics of Immigration". Charlie Savage on his book, "Power Wars: Inside Obama's Post-9/11 Presidency".

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    • CatoAudio, March 2015

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
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    Introduction. David Boaz and Tom G. Palmer discuss Boaz’s new book, The Libertarian Mind. Rep. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) on a new era in U.S.-Cuba relations. Tucker Carlson on America’s political landscape. Julian Sanchez on the surveillance state of the union. Ilya Shapiro on Religious Liberties for Corporations?

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    • CatoAudio, April 2005

    • By: Stephen Moore, Stephen Slivinski, John Sununu, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
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    Stephen Moore and Stephen Slivinski on Cato's fiscal policy report card on America's governors; Sen. John Sununu on the false allure of protectionism; Warren Farrell on the sacrifices men make for their larger paychecks; Krista Kafer on the growing culture of dependency in higher education; Rep. John Shadegg on legalizing interstate commerce in health insurance; and in this month's featured selection, William Shipman on managing costs and risk in personal retirement accounts.

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    • CatoAudio, August 2005

    • By: Radley Balko, Jacob Sullum, Floyd Abrams, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
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    Radley Balko and Jacob Sullum on the DEA's war against pain sufferers; Floyd Abrams on political partisans who support free speech, but only when they agree with it; William Niskanen on the lessons Enron teaches about financial mismanagement; David Boaz on why Congress should defend the Corporation for Public Broadcasting; Steven Davies on the explosive growth of the world's wealth; and Anne Applebaum on how totalitarianism came to power in Russia and Germany.

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    • CatoAudio, January 2018

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
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    Introduction. Brent Skorup and Julian Sanchez on net neutrality. Ajit Pai on how licensing and regulation hamper innovation. Alvaro Vargas Llosa and Mario Vargas Llosa on the characteristics of populism. Sen. Brian Schatz (D-HI) on why the government should liberate telemedicine. Rep. Andy Barr (R-KY) on reforming monetary policy. Howard Root on malicious prosecution in America.

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    • CatoAudio, February 2018

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    Introduction. Gene Healy and John Samples discuss Trump and executive power. Ruth Marcus interviews Emily Yoffe on due process and campus sexual assault. Peter Suderman on the lingering cultural effects of Prohibition. Sen. James Lankford (R-OK) on how to curb wasteful spending. Sarah St. Vincent on the dangers of parallel construction.

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    • CatoAudio, March 2018

    • By: Caleb Brown
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    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
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    Introduction. Ryan Bourne and Chris Edwards on the new tax bill. Clint Bolick on the role of the judiciary in protecting liberty. Bryan Caplan argues that modern education is more about "signaling" competence than learning. Aaron Ross Powell and Trevor Burrus interview Tom Bell on his new book Your Next Government? Trevor Thrall, Hans Kristensen, and Emma Ashford discuss nuclear spending.

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