Fordham professor Charles Camosy talks about COVID-19 and Nursing Home Abuse. We also get into his book, Resisting Throwaway Culture, and the importance of having a consistent life ethic.
Matt Ridley talks with Matt about his new book, How Innovation Works: And Why It Flourishes in Freedom. He also talks about whether the media’s negativity bias is driving coronavirus coverage, the link between Vitamin D and COVID-19, why prizes are better than patents for generating new drugs, and how a prize helped launch Michael Lewis’s writing career.
Avik Roy, President of The Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, talks about “A New Strategy for Bringing People Back to Work During COVID-19.” Then, Thomas LaDuke, head of FTR Radio, discusses the Michigan protests.
Lindy Li, supporter of Joe Biden, and a candidate to be a 2020 DNC delegate, talks with Matt about being abused by Bernie Bros, why Trump and Biden are encouraging discrimination against Asian-Americans, and why Biden should probably pick Kamala Harris as his running mate.
GOP strategist Mike Murphy talks about Donald Trump, coronavirus, Biden’s veepstakes, and John McCain’s legacy.
Bruce Mehlman of Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas returns to discuss his latest infographic slideshow, AFTER COVID: Politics & Policy in the Age of Pandemic.