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The Human Action Podcast features in-depth interviews on current topics in economics through an Austro-libertarian lens.

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The Human Action Podcast features in-depth interviews on current topics in economics through an Austro-libertarian lens.

    Jim Bovard on H.L. Mencken

    Jim Bovard on H.L. Mencken

    Jeff Deist and Jim Bovard discuss Mencken's work, his complicated elitism, his Old Right politics and social views, and the magnificent pleasure of reading this master.

    Garet Garrett's "The Revolution Was"

    Garet Garrett's "The Revolution Was"

    Garet Garret's essay "The Revolution Was" explains with tremendous clarity the the ongoing revolution happening under our noses. Ryan McMaken joins Jeff Deist for a deep exploration of the essay and its lessons for us today. 

    Realistic Prospects for Secession and Decentralization

    Realistic Prospects for Secession and Decentralization

    This week's show features a panel discussion recorded in late October at our annual Supporters Summit. Panelists Ryan McMaken, Jeff Deist, Mike Maharrey, and Tho Bishop lay out real strategies for achieving decentralization.

    Daniel McAdams on the Ron Paul Doctrine

    Daniel McAdams on the Ron Paul Doctrine

    Daniel McAdams of the Ron Paul Institute joins the show to discuss what might be termed the Ron Paul Doctrine

    Joe Salerno on Rothbard's History of Economic Thought

    Joe Salerno on Rothbard's History of Economic Thought

    We wrap up our look at Murray Rothbard's sprawling two volume An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought with Dr. Joe Salerno, Rothbard's friend and colleague. 

    Rothbard and Adam Smith

    Rothbard and Adam Smith

    Was Rothbard's harsh criticism of Adam Smith justified, or was Smith actually an early and valiant proponent of laissez-faire? Hunter Hastings and Jonathan Newman join Jeff Deist to discuss. 

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