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The Libertarian podcast features a weekly conversation with Hoover senior fellow Richard Epstein on the issues of the day.

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Bigly: Will The DOJ Indict a Former President?

Richard Epstein discusses the FBI’s latest filing regarding the classified documents found at Mar-a-Lago and outlines the likely charges that will be brought against Trump.


2 Sep 2022

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Biden or Oprah? The Student Loan Giveaway

Richard Epstein cuts through the legal arguments surrounding President Biden’s upcoming student loan forgiveness and judges its progressivity.


25 Aug 2022

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Thanks Obama: The Legal Problems Surrounding Chicago’s Proposed Presidential Center

Richard Epstein navigates the legal challenges and financial woes facing the Obama Presidential Center as its problematic development continues.


19 Aug 2022

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Raiders of The Last President

Richard Epstein reacts to the FBI raid on Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate. What would justify a raid on a former president? When will its contents be made public? Is Trump on the road to indictment?


9 Aug 2022

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Will the Supreme Court Ban Affirmative Action?

Richard Epstein elucidates the reasons why major businesses are urging the Supreme Court to allow affirmative action to stand in university admissions and clears up the controversial comments by Justice Thomas about revisiting cases involving same-sex marriage and access to contraceptives.


5 Aug 2022

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Guns, Garland, Trump, and Term Limits: A Libertarian Potpourri

Richard Epstein pushes back against California’s new gun law, the recent allegations that the Supreme Court is illiterate, and the idea that Donald Trump should be indicted for his role in the January 6th attack.


29 Jul 2022

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Biden at the Border: The Battle Over Illegal Immigration

Richard Epstein breaks down the recent Supreme Court decision Biden v. Texas and offers his proposals for stemming the flow of illegal border crossings.


21 Jul 2022

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Gerrymandering Election Control: Who Gets Final Say?

Richard Epstein discusses the upcoming Supreme Court case Moore v. Harper and its possible effects on congressional districts, gerrymandering, and the 2024 presidential election.


14 Jul 2022

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What Would An Indictment of Trump Look Like?

Richard Epstein walks through what an indictment of Trump would look like, previews arguments that would be made by defense attorneys, and demonstrates how difficult it would be to convict the former president.


29 Jun 2022

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Guns and God at the Supreme Court

Richard Epstein covers two recent Supreme Court rulings on the right to bear arms and the prohibition of state funds for religious education.


24 Jun 2022

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