The auto industry, agriculture, the energy sector. What do they have in common? These industries benefit from government subsidies in the form of loans, tax breaks, regulation, and other preferences. Do we need subsidies or is this corporate welfare?
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Friday, January 22, 2016
Since the Syrian Civil War began in 2011, more than 4 million Syrians have fled the country, creating the greatest refugee crisis since World War II. Should the U.S. let in 100,000 Syrian refugees? Airs at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. in place of Insight.
Friday, January 1, 2016
The constitutionality of racial preferences in college admissions will be back before the Supreme Court this term. Airs Jan. 1 in place of Insight at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Friday, September 26, 2014
More than 40 states have adopted the Common Core State Standards, new national academic benchmarks in reading and math. But the Common Core has become the center of a highly contentious debate nationwide.
Friday, August 15, 2014
Intelligence Squared U.S., an Oxford-style debate. The topic debated here: Individuals and organizations have a constitutional right to unlimited spending on their own political speech. 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. on the News Station, in place of Insight.
Monday, May 26, 2014
Does the Millennial generation have what it takes to succeed? Has technology and the recession led to good, or bad work habits? Follow an Oxford-style debate, and decide for yourself. 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. Monday in place of Insight.
Friday, April 25, 2014
With the drone strike on accused terrorist and New Mexico-born Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen, President Obama has tested the limits of the executive branch’s powers. Tune in for an Oxford-style debate on the News station at 9 a.m. and 8 p.m.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Intelligence Squared: Obamacare Is Now Beyond Rescue
Friday, July 5, 2013
Is the Food and Drug Administration failing its mandate? Is it ever okay to sacrifice safety for speed? Tune-in for the debate, and answers to these, and other, questions. 9am and 8pm PT.
Friday, May 24, 2013
Republicans were disappointed in 2012. The failure to win key swing states in the presidential election and surprising losses in the House and Senate have prompted some reflection. Listen to the debate, and decide if the GOP is on the right track.