Tag Archives: Allysen Efferson

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You’re Breaking the Law (and You Don’t Even Know It)

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Harvey Silverglate to discuss his book, Three Felonies A Day: How the Feds Target the Innocent, the many obscure laws you break everyday and how the Feds use "in the name of national security" as a legal weapon.

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In Honor of Tax Day: The Truth About the IRS Scandals

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Charles Johnson to discuss his book, The Truth About the IRS Scandals, Lois Lerner and why big data is empowering the IRS like never before.

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The Life of a Military Wife

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson discuss her experience as a military wife, how her kids deal with long absences of their father and how defense budget cuts in Washington personally impact the bottom line of military families.

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What Does America 3.0 Look Like?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Michael Lotus to discuss his new book, America 3.0, what the next phase of America looks like and how the rapid growth of technology will impact our society.

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The Case Against Democracy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by David Harsanyi to talk about his book The People Have Spoken (and They Are Wrong): The Case Against Democracy, our right to vote and why some Americans may be unfit to make important decisions for the rest of us.

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Campus Censorship and the End of American Debate

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Greg Lukianoff to talk about his book Unlearning Liberty: Campus Censorship and the End of American Debate, the erosion of free speech rights at our nation's schools and how the government is exporting these policies from the college campus to the broader public.

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Neuroscience and Understanding Addiction

Neuroscience, the science of addiction, Philip Seymour Hoffman and more.

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The Perils of Engaging Rogue Regimes

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Michael Rubin to talk about his new book, the Obama administration's foreign policy and how this diplomatic strategy has impacted the world.

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Nancy French on Sarah Palin and Ghost Writing

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Nancy French to discuss her work with Sarah Palin, Olympian Shawn Johnson and the life of a ghost writer.

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Jay Nordlinger on the Controversial Nobel Peace Prize

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Jay Nordlinger to discuss his latest book, Peace, They Say, controversial recipients of the Nobel Prize and if President Obama ever deserved the award.

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Jed Babbin on Iraq, Robert Gates and Chris Christie

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Jed Babbin to discuss Obama's foreign policy, the new memoir from former Defense Secretary Robert Gates and the Chris Christie scandal.

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Should Women in the Military be Held to the Same Standards as Men?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Mollie Hemingway to discuss women in the military, if they should be held to the same physical standards as men and why the GOP has trouble recruiting women.