June 1, 2016

Don’t Worry, Be Happy: The Cato Institute’s HumanProgress Project

Don’t Worry, Be Happy: The Cato Institute’s HumanProgress Project

Featuring Marian L. Tupy, Editor, HumanProgress.org; Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; and Chelsea German, Managing Editor, HumanProgress.org, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.

April 25, 2016

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 20, 2016

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.

February 17, 2016

Is the European Union a Friend or Foe of Economic Freedom?

Is the European Union a Friend or Foe of Economic Freedom?

Featuring Massimiliano Trovato, Research Fellow, Instituto Bruno Leoni; with comments by Richard W. Rahn, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

January 20, 2016

GMOs and the Future of the Global Food Supply and Medical Innovations

GMOs and the Future of the Global Food Supply and Medical Innovations

Featuring Robert T. Fraley, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Monsanto; with comments by Jennifer Kuzma, Distinguished Professor, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Professor, School of Public and International Affairs, North Carolina State University; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Editor, www.humanprogress.org.

November 11, 2015

The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge

The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge

Featuring the author Matt Ridley, Journalist, businessman and author of the best-selling book The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (2010); with comments by Ronald Bailey, Science Correspondent, Reason Magazine, author of The End of Doom: Environmental Renewal in the Twenty-First Century; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Editor, www.humanprogress.org, Cato Institute.

September 15, 2015

Blessing or Scourge? Capitalism through the Eyes of Pope Francis

Blessing or Scourge? Capitalism through the Eyes of Pope Francis

Featuring John Garvey, President, The Catholic University of America; Michael Sean Winters, Journalist, National Catholic Reporter; and Jay W. Richards, Executive Editor, The Stream, Senior Fellow, Discovery Institute’s Center on Wealth, Poverty and Morality; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Editor, HumanProgress.org.

September 9, 2015

Magna Carta and Modern Controversies from Multiculturalism to Political Correctness

Magna Carta and Modern Controversies from Multiculturalism to Political Correctness

Featuring the author David Starkey, Author, Magna Carta: The Medieval Roots of Modern Politics, and BBC Radio and Television Presenter; with comments by Jonah Goldberg, Senior Editor, National Review and author of The Tyranny of Clichés; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

July 23, 2015

The End of Doom: Environmental Renewal in the Twenty-First Century

The End of Doom: Environmental Renewal in the Twenty-First Century

Featuring the author Ronald Bailey, Science Correspondent, Reason magazine; with comments by Indur M. Goklany, Author, The Improving State of the World: Why We’re Living Longer, Healthier, More Comfortable Lives on a Cleaner Planet (Cato Institute, 2007); moderated by Marian L. Tupy Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

May 4, 2015

South Africa: The Next Ten Years

South Africa: The Next Ten Years

Featuring Frans Cronje, CEO, South African Institute of Race Relations; with comments by Vukasin Petrovic, Director of Programs in Sub-Saharan Africa, Freedom House; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.