“279: Bad Trump – Tariffs, Amazon, Death Penalty”
by We Are Libertarians

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Chris Spangle and Chris Gault talk about Trump’s recent decisions to kill drug dealers, place tariffs on China, fight with Amazon, and place troops on the border.

Show Notes

1. Death Penalty for Drug Dealers

2. Tariffs

3. War on Amazon

4. Trump Sends Troops to Border

Other:

Prof. Ben Powell debunks the following three popular myths about immigration:

  1. Immigrants are a net drag on our economy
  2. Immigrants steal our jobs
  3. Immigrants depress our wages Additionally, Professor Ben Powell examines how immigration is related to foreign aid, prosperity, property rights, crime, welfare, voting, citizenship, and more.

Credits: This lecture was delivered in 2009 at the Metropolitan State College of Denver School of Business, as part of the Exploring Economic Freedom Lecture Series, directed by Prof. Alexandre Padilla. This video was produced and directed by Scott Houck, and edited by Adrienne Christy. Video production provided by the Educational Technology Center at Metropolitan State College of Denver. Video used by LearnLiberty.org with permission.

Donald Trump is part of a much bigger phenomenon, explains Professor Steve Davies. Filmed by the Rubin Report.

“278: Sinclair Broadcasting, Laura Ingraham and David Hogg, Encrypted Phones”
by We Are Libertarians

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Chris Spangle and Harry Price discuss the left and right argument over propaganda in the Sinclair Broadcasting must-reads and Laura Ingraham boycott. They also discuss the ending of the PragerU lawsuit and the FBI’s desire to end phone encryption. (more…)

“277: How Social Media Affects our Brains, Minds.com CEO Bill Ottman”
by We Are Libertarians

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Chris Spangle looks into the effect of social media and smartphones on our brain. Spangle then speaks to Minds.com CEO and co-founder Bill Ottman. Minds.com is a free-speech platform that seeks to cure the problems of the major social platforms. The episode ends with “How a handful of tech companies control billions of minds every day” by Tristan Harris and Quit social media by Dr. Cal Newport.

‘Our minds can be hijacked’: the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia:
Google, Twitter and Facebook workers who helped make technology so addictive are disconnecting themselves from the internet. Paul Lewis reports on the Silicon Valley refuseniks alarmed by a race for human attention –
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/oct/05/smartphone-addiction-silicon-valley-dystopia?CMP=share_btn_tw

Mark Zuckerberg Is Calling for Regulation of Social Media To Lock in Facebook’s Position – https://reason.com/blog/2018/03/22/the-real-reason-mark-zuckerberg-calling

“How a handful of tech companies control billions of minds every day” by Tristan Harris – https://youtu.be/C74amJRp730

Quit social media by Dr. Cal Newport – https://youtu.be/3E7hkPZ-HTk

“276: Omnibus Bill, FOSTA and CLOUD Act, Leaving Facebook”
by We Are Libertarians

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We Are Libertarians with Chris Spangle
March 28, 2018

Chris Spangle and Harry Price discuss big spending Republicans and their omnibus bill, the passage of the CLOUD and FOSTA acts, and how to leave Facebook as a business invested in the platform. Get your copy of ‘No More’ by Zach Kincaid at http://rotgutcountry.com/wal.

“275: Facebook Commits Suicide”
by We Are Libertarians

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Chris Spangle and Harry Price discuss the beginning of the end of social networks as they give in to leftist censorship. We also discuss the re-election of Putin in Russia.


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“274: Gun Control Walkouts, Farming in 2018, Listener Letters”
by We Are Libertarians

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Chris Spangle, Jeremiah Morrell, Sara Potter, and Kade Koger discuss the student walkouts in support of gun control, we take listener letters and discuss issues facing modern farmers, and discuss our new Facebook groups and mobile apps. Get the Android app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.radioco.m5870e3b49

“273: Austin Petersen On His Facebook Ban, Abortion, and Immigration”
by We Are Libertarians

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Chris Spangle speaks about the social media censorship of Steven Crowder and Austin Petersen. Brian Nichols then speaks to Peterson about the ban, abortion, and immigration.