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  1. EconTalk: Yuval Noah Harari on Sapiens

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  2. Jill Lepore on OnPoint

    Originally broadcast 9/20/2108

    With Meghna Chakrabarti

    American truths, not so self-evident. Historian Jill Lepore on why the tension between fact and fiction has been with us since the nation’s founding.

    Jill Lepore, professor of American history at Harvard University and staff writer at the New Yorker. Author of the new book "These Truths: A History of the United States."

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  3. Americans Aren’t Just Divided Politically, They’re Divided Over History Too : NPR

    Historian Jill Lepore tells Rachel Martin that Americans have no shared past, no shared agreement about the facts or meaning of our past — so it’s hard to have a shared sense of the present or future.

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  4. 24 - Jill Lepore on Traveling through Time

    Is time like a line, a stretched out accordion, buried silos, or a flat circle? We concoct many ways to think about the relationship between the present and the past, but according to Jill Lepore one constant endures: “When you’re writing history, you’re always using your imagination.”

    The historian and New Yorker writer joins Tyler for a conversation on the Tea Party, Mary Pickford, Dickens in America, growing up watching TV (the horror), Steve Bannon’s 19th century visage, the importance of friendship, the subversiveness of Stuart Little, and much more.

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  5. Seneca: Letter 42

    "Greatness develops only at long intervals." - Seneca This is another special episode of the podcast, featuring one of my favorite letters from Seneca. It’s not long, but its impact is far greater than the duration.

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  6. The Tao of Seneca: Letters from a Stoic Master

    "It is precisely in times of immunity from care that the soul should toughen itself beforehand for occasions of greater stress, and it is while fortune is kind that it should fortify itself against her violence.

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  7. Is Robert Mueller’s Evidence “Fruit of the Poisonous Tree?” | Cato Institute

    We don’t know what evidence Robert Mueller has or how much of it was gathered, but critics of his investigation say much of it is already tainted. David G. Post says that argument is very likely exactly wrong.

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  8. Cardinal Conversations: Reid Hoffman and Peter Thiel on “Technology and Politics”

    The Hoover Institution hosts "Cardinal Conversations: Reid Hoffman and Peter Thiel on ‘Technology and Politics’ moderated by Niall Ferguson" on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm PST.

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  9. ConversationsWithTyler, Peter Thiel

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  10. Obamacare Back in the Supreme Court: King v. Burwell

    On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in King v. Burwell, one of the most talked-about cases of the October 2014 term. At issue is whether the Internal Revenue Service may permissibly promulgate regulations to extend tax-credit subsidies to coverage purchased through exchanges established by the federal government under Section 1321 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Those challenging the statute argue that tax-credit subsidies can only be legally extended to those purchasing insurance in state-run exchanges – fewer than 20 states have created such exchanges. Professor Jonathan Adler, widely regarded as one of the architects of this most recent challenge to the affordable care act, attended the oral arguments and offered his thoughts to a live Teleforum audience.

    Prof. Jonathan H. Adler, Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law

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