episodes about Human Agency
Episode 67: “Why It’s OK to be a Black Republican” with Star Parker and Winsome Sears
Star Parker and Winsome Sears discuss race, religion, poverty, and our addiction to government.
Episode 57: Part 2: Money Greed and God with Jay Richards
Economics as a discipline suffers from “physics envy” when it tries and fails to build mathematical models of the economy and society. Instead, it should be studying human behavior and focus on the intersection of health, morality, philosophy, wealth creation and how to bring people out of poverty, Jay Richards says on The Bill Walton Show.
Episode 57: Part 1: Money Greed and God with Jay Richards
We know from history and evidence all around us, which economic system works, and which one makes people the happiest. It’s the economic system of free enterprise. But is it the most moral? Bill Walton explores the question with Jay Richards, author of the newly reissued book “Money, Greed and God.”
Episode 55: Chen Guangcheng and Reggie Littlejohn on Human Rights in China, with Huchen Zhang
Americans’ theory that more trade with China would open up the country to more democracy has been proven wrong. In fact, say Reggie Littlejohn, Huchen Zhang and Chen Guancheng on The Bill Walton Show, they have backfired. “You cannot tolerate evil. You cannot treat evil with kindness,” Zhang said.
Episode 26: Why Bernie Sanders should understand Human Agency with Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley
My guest, Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley, the free market economist and moral philosopher, wants to sit down with Bernie Sanders over a cup of coffee to talk about how to achieve the goals he proclaims. There’s a right way and a wrong way, and he’s not going to get there the way he’s going.
Episode 19: “Are you Lazy or is it your job?” with John Tamny
John discusses his new book, The End of Work, and the importance of finding a vocation you love.
Episode 17: Life after the NFL with Lamaar Thomas and Maureen O’Donnell
Bill continues his discussion with former NFL player, Lamaar Thomas, to dig further in the world of pro football and its place in family and America. Associate Producer Maureen O’Donnell joins the conversation.
Episode 16: “Football and Family” with Jimmy Kemp and Lamaar Thomas
Bill sits down with two former professional football players to discuss the game, and the importance of a solid family in achieving success.
Episode 10: “Philanthropy and Civil Society” with J.P. DeGance and Leah Hughey
The Bill Walton Show: Episode 10 – J.P. DeGance and Leah Hughey discuss the value philanthropy and how “civil society” can address to a host of challenges in America.
Episode 07: “The Bill Walton Story” with John Tamny
The Bill Walton Show: Episode 07 – Political economist John Tamny flips the tables on Bill and interviews the man behind the podcast.