May 2

America’s Need for Critical Minerals versus Federal Land Management

America’s Need for Critical Minerals versus Federal Land Management

Featuring Ned Mamula, Geoscientist and Adjunct Scholar, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute; and Marc Humphries, Specialist in Mineral Policy, Congressional Research Service; moderated by Patrick Michaels, Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute.

April 29

What Should Be Done about the Heroin Problem?

What Should Be Done about the Heroin Problem?

Featuring Jeffrey Miron, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and David Murray, Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute; moderated by Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

April 25

The Struggle Continues: 50 Years of Tyranny in Zimbabwe

The Struggle Continues: 50 Years of Tyranny in Zimbabwe

Featuring the author David Coltart, Senator, Human Rights Lawyer, and Former Minister of Education, Zimbabwe; with comments by Mark Bellamy, Former U.S. Ambassador to Kenya; Warburg Professor of International Relations, Simmons College; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

April 21

Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Liberty and Sovereignty of We the People

Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Liberty and Sovereignty of We the People

Featuring the author Randy E. Barnett, Director, Georgetown Center for the Constitution, Georgetown University Law Center; with comments by Robert V. Percival, Robert F. Stanton Professor of Law, University of Maryland School of Law; moderated by Roger Pilon, Director, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

April 20

Will a Robot Take Your Job?

Will a Robot Take Your Job?

Featuring Randy Bateman, CEO, Balcones Investment Research; and Adam Keiper, Editor, The New Atlantis; Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Editor, www.humanprogress.org, Cato Institute.

April 20

Mission Failure: America and the World in the Post–Cold War Era

Mission Failure: America and the World in the Post–Cold War Era

Featuring the author Michael Mandelbaum, Christian A. Herter Professor of American Foreign Policy, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University; with comments by Keir Lieber, Associate Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; and Brad Stapleton, Visiting Research Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by John Mueller, Senior Research Scientist, Mershon Center for International Security Studies, Ohio State University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.

April 13

America’s War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History

America’s War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History

Featuring the author Andrew Bacevich, Professor Emeritus of History and International Relations, Boston University; with comments by Doug Bandow, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

April 12

Cryptocurrency: The Policy Challenges of a Decentralized Revolution

Cryptocurrency: The Policy Challenges of a Decentralized Revolution - Panel III — The Monetary Challenge

Featured speakers include Hon. Mick Mulvaney, Vice Chairman, Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade, U.S. House of Representatives; Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission; and Patrick Byrne, Founder and CEO, Overstock.com and Founder, tØ.

April 4

Poverty, Inc.

Poverty, Inc.

Featuring Mark Weber, Co-Producer, Poverty, Inc.; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

April 4

Chasing Ghosts: The Policing of Terrorism

Chasing Ghosts: The Policing of Terrorism

Featuring the authors John Mueller, Senior Research Scientist, Mershon Center for International Security Studies, Ohio State University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Mark G. Stewart, Professor of Civil Engineering, Director, Centre for Infrastructure Performance and Reliability, University of Newcastle in Australia; with comments by Rosa Brooks, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center; moderated by Christopher Preble, Vice President, Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute.