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How Effective Are Gun Bans?
16:13
June 14, 2010
On June 28th, 2010, the Supreme Court dealt a massive blow to Chicago's 28-year-old ban on handguns. Chicago's Mayor, Richard Daley, insists the ban is integral to fighting crime. But just how effective are gun bans? And would letting citizens arm themselves be a more effective way in dealing with crime?

16:13
June 14, 2010
On June 28th, 2010, the Supreme Court dealt a massive blow to Chicago's 28-year-old ban on handguns. Chicago's Mayor, Richard Daley, insists the ban is integral to fighting crime. But just how effective are gun bans? And would letting citizens arm themselves be a more effective way in dealing with crime?
 
22:19
June 3, 2010
Manhattan Institute fellow Nicole Gelinas recently spoke with us about the bank bailouts, the stimulus, and potential solutions to the financial crisis.
 
4:49
May 20, 2010
"Climate scientist Dr. Scott Denning thanks The Heartland Institute for inviting him to share his view that man is largely responsible for global warming."
 
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May 19, 2010
Global warming expert Don Easterbrook, a professor of geology at Western Washington University, says that the planet is actually getting cooler. Easterbrook recently spoke in Chicago at the 4th International Conference on Climate Change.
 
21:58
May 10, 2010
Harrison Schmitt, an Apollo 17 astronaut and one of the last men to walk on the moon, delivered a fascinating lecture on his trip to the moon during a Heartland Institute luncheon.
 
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May 7, 2010
Harrison Schmitt, an Apollo 17 astronaut and one of the last men to walk on the moon, delivered a fascinating lecture on his trip to the moon during a Heartland Institute luncheon.
 
21:40
May 7, 2010
Harrison Schmitt, an Apollo 17 astronaut and one of the last men to walk on the moon, delivered a fascinating lecture on his trip to the moon during a Heartland Institute luncheon.
 
1:19
May 5, 2010
Tired of the hyped claims and hysterical rhetoric on global warming? At the International Conference on Climate Change, we take a more reasoned approach.
 
6:13
May 4, 2010
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May 3, 2010
 
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May 3, 2010
 
21:41
April 22, 2010
Jim Lakely, co-director of the Heartland Institute's Center on the Digital Economy, discusses the negative consequences of government imposed net neutrality.