About the Program
Book TV covered 8 events at this year's FreedomFest, a libertarian conference held annually in Las Vegas. Some of the featured authors included: Steve Forbes, H.W. Brands, David Brin, Michael Shermer, P.J. O'Rourke, Charles Murray, and Dinesh D'Souza.
Here are the 4 events, in the order that they will be shown, that make up Part II of our coverage:
Panel on Ukraine and Other Hot Spots with Doug Bandow, author of “Foreign Follies”; Herman Pirchner, author of “Reviving Greater Russia?”; and David Keane, opinion page editor for The Washington Times (50min)
Panel on the Minimum Wage Law with Mary Ruwart, author of "Short Answers to the Tough Questions," and Jeff Waddoups, professor of economics at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (50min)
Panel on Big Government with P.J. O’Rourke, author of “Don’t Vote It Just Encourages the Bastards”; Charles Murray, author of "In Pursuit: Of Happiness and Good Government"; and John Allison, author of “The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure” (25min)
Debate on American Foreign Policy with Dinesh D’Souza, author of “America,” and Dan McCarthy, editor of The American Conservative magazine (75min)