Starting with last week’s interview with Paul Craig Roberts, we will now be publishing interviews conducted by Jack Thomson, aka Political Badger. This week, Jack interviews Reason.com’s Ed Krayewski about the situation in Ferguson, MO, ISIS, Mexican drug cartels, and more! And be sure to check out Political Badger!
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome in “Free Talk Live” host, Ian Freeman! Ian describes how he came into the libertarian movement through Harry Browne and activism within the Libertarian Party, before picking up and moving to New Hampshire as part of the “Free State Project”, along with his own “Free Keene” group. Ian explains why he opted to challenge an incumbent Democrat for the governorship of New Hampshire, how he drew the ire of the
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I flip the script and come firing out of the gate with a rant in response to some common criticisms I often hear regarding all the time I devote to advancing the ideas of liberty. I then welcome in a fellow promoter of liberty, Pablo Serrato of the Los Angeles chapter of Restore the Fourth, a group dedicated to combating mass surveillance by the U.S. government. Pablo describes how he came
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome in co-founder of Greenpeace, Dr. Patrick Moore! Dr. Moore describes how he first became interested in the science of ecology, and how his concern with environmental destruction led him to co-found Greenpeace. I discuss with Dr. Moore just why he left Greenpeace, and he gets into some of the ideological issues he has with many aspects of the environmental movement today. Dr. Moore goes on to explain the problems he sees with the hysteria surrounding
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome Lions of Liberty’s own Chris Rossini back to the show to discuss his new book “Set Money Free!”. Chris explains why he decided to take his writing to the next level, and write a book about the Federal Reserve. Marc and Chris discuss why the Federal Reserve is so harmful to economic growth and individual liberty, and Chris describes his vision of how a free market monetary system could emerge and thrive
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome Shayne Wissler back to the show, to discuss the concepts laid out in his essay, “Against Anarchism.” Shayne explains why he believes it’s vital for advocates of individual liberty to work out differences in their philosophy, and describes the contradictions he sees with the anarchist viewpoint. Shayne and I delve into various concepts including secession, non-intervention, and how the formation of city-states and federations can remain consistent with the principles of individual rights.
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome in libertarian activist, and host of “Adam vs.The Man”, Adam Kokesh! Adam joins the show to discuss his new book “Freedom”, which he hopes to serve as a guide to lead people to accept a more free society. Adam describes his journey from a libertarian-leaning marine serving in Iraq to the passionate anti-war, freedom advocate he is today. Adam and I delve into libertarian philosophy, and debate the root problems libertarians should be addressing
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome in Adam Dick of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity! Adam recounts how he first became interested in libertarian ideas, as well as some lessons learned from his early days involved with libertarian politics. Marc and Adam then go on to discuss various issues including the defeat of Eric Cantor, the failed attempt to “primary” Walter Jones, and the political success libertarians have achieved in winding down the War on Drugs.
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome in documentary filmmaker and political journalist, Jan Helfeld! Jan describes how and why he first started conducting his interviews using the “Socratic Method”, and what he intends to achieve through them. Jan then explains his philosophy of limited government, and some of the issues he has with the anarchist position. As always, stay tuned in for my post show rant! Visit Jan Helfeld’s website and check out his YouTube channel! As
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome in actor and activist Aaron Calafato, to talk about his one-man play “For Profit”, about the student debt crisis. We discuss their viewpoints on the reasons behind the massive student loan debt facing many of the nation’s youth, the devaluation of college degrees, and the direction of education looking forward. As always, stay tuned in for my post show rant! Check out Aaraon Calafato’s website, and see if you