July 30, 2010
Robert J. Smith, director of the Center for Private Conservation, explains in this short video how the modern environmentalist movement began in America. A celebrated author and environmental historian, Smith shows how the anti-war movement of the late 1960s evolved into an anti-capitalism movement that pushed for government control of the environment.
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>>Shaping the Debate
Iain Murray and Matthew Sinclair's op-ed in The Washington Times
John Berlau's op-ed on National Review Online
Myron Ebell's quotation in the Financial Times
Iain Murray's letter to the editor in The Wall Street Journal
Myron Ebell's citation in The Orange County Register
John Berlau's citation in The Boston Globe
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Richard Morrison and Marc Scribner welcome very special guest Katherine Mangu-Ward to episode 103. We discuss the Pentagon’s brownie recipe, the organic food police, the war on online classrooms, and Katherine’s chapter in the recently released book from Templeton Press, New Threats to Freedom.
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