Avengers: Endgame – Thanos was wrong | IN 60 SECONDS

In Avengers: Infinity War, the evil villain Thanos likely draw inspiration from Malthus. Like Thanos, Malthus was convinced that population growth would outpace growth in living standards, leading to disaster. Unlike Thanos, Malthus did not use a magic glove to kill half the universe. But Thanos and Malthus are wrong. As technology improves, so does […]

Will immigrants harm America? (1995) | THINK TANK

Ben Wattenberg: Hello, I’m Ben Wattenberg. America takes in more immigrants than the rest of the world combined, but legal immigration is now under serious attack. An old argument with a new face is surfacing, and it says that the new immigrants are smothering American culture. Joining us to sort through the conflict and the […]

Iran: A strategy for pushing back on Tehran | reTHINK TANK

The Middle East is changing whether we want it to or not. The more Iran is allowed to direct the transformation of the Middle East, the more the region is likely to emerge worse off—more violent, chaotic, and aligned against U.S. interests. It is incumbent upon the United States to confront Iran in order to […]

Juan Guaidó: Six months of resistance | IN 60 SECONDS

The United States has recognized Juan Guaidó as the legitimate president of Venezuela, launching an international campaign to oust the narcodictator Nicolas Maduro. More than 50 governments have backed Guaidó as Venezuela’s constitutional president. Guaidó has called on Maduro to cede power to a transitional government and he has attempted to win the Venezuelan military […]