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Puerto Rico’s ongoing economic crisis | LIVE STREAM
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Puerto Rico’s ongoing economic crisis | LIVE STREAM

ALEX POLLOCK: Good morning. We will begin. Thank you for coming, ladies and gentlemen. I am Alex Pollock of the R Street Institute. And it’s a pleasure to welcome you to our conference today on Puerto Rico’s ongoing economic crisis.

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The divided brain — interview with Iain McGilchrist | VIEWPOINT
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The divided brain — interview with Iain McGilchrist | VIEWPOINT

Iain: There are an enormous number of aspects of modernist culture, the culture of the last hundred years or so, which simulates schizophrenia. Brent: Well, it’s my pleasure to welcome Dr. Iain McGilchrist, psychiatrist and author of “The Master and

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Victims of government financing | VICTIMS OF CRONYISM
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Victims of government financing | VICTIMS OF CRONYISM

Tim Carney: The US government subsidizes businesses in all sorts of ways, including grants, tax breaks, protectionism, and regulation. A favorite way to subsidize businesses, though, is through loans and loan guarantees. But when the government acts like an investment

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Belief in God: Declining faith in modern America | IN 60 SECONDS
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Belief in God: Declining faith in modern America | IN 60 SECONDS

A belief in God is among the most common religious beliefs held by Americans. Nine-in-ten Americans report believing in God, or a universal spirit. However, perspectives on God are incredibly varied, and doubts about God’s existence are far more prevalent

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Do men need to check their privilege? | FACTUAL FEMINIST
Revitalizing America: What are the possibilities? (1980) | ARCHIVES
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Revitalizing America: What are the possibilities? (1980) | ARCHIVES

Announcer: From the nation’s capital, The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy and Research presents “Public Policy Forums,” a series of programs featuring the nation’s top authorities presenting their differing views on the vital issues which confront us. Today’s topic,

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The American Revolution and the American landscape (1974) | ARCHIVES
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The American Revolution and the American landscape (1974) | ARCHIVES

Announcer: The American Enterprise Institute presents the distinguished lecture series on the bBicentennial of the United States. Our host for this thought-provoking series is Vermont Royster, Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist with “The Wall Street Journal” and Professor of Journalism and Public

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The higher law and the rights of man in a revolutionary society (1973) | ARCHIVES
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The higher law and the rights of man in a revolutionary society (1973) | ARCHIVES

Announcer: The American Enterprise Institute presents the distinguished lecture series on the Bicentennial of the United States. Our host for this thought-provoking series is Vermont Royster, Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist with “The Wall Street Journal,” and Professor of journalism and public

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The opioid crisis: Part 1 — The roots of addiction | FACES OF POLICY
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The opioid crisis: Part 1 — The roots of addiction | FACES OF POLICY

Jay Armstrong: I took all the pills that I had… I took ’em all. Jay Armstrong: Hi, my name is Jay Armstrong. Matt Peterson: My name is Matt Peterson Justin Ponton: Justin Ponton. Kelvin Young: My name is Kelvin Young.

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Wayne Gretzky and the modern economy | IN 60 SECONDS
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Wayne Gretzky and the modern economy | IN 60 SECONDS

Wayne Gretzky — arguably the greatest hockey player of all time — said he didn’t skate to the puck, but to where the puck was going. Ice hockey is a fluid, unpredictable game. He couldn’t know how the game would

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