Issue Education

Click on a lecture for a full description.

Affording Our Future

Social security is now the largest expense by the government so why aren’t more people talking about it? In this session, we will explore how we got here – from social security’s beginnings, the myths that surround it, to what are the true burdens and problems that social security brings to our country. We’ll also explore alternatives to social security and how we can engage others in the conversation.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Affording Our Future

Affording Our Future

Social security is now the largest expense by the government so why aren’t more people talking about it? In this session, we will explore how we got here – from social security’s beginnings, the myths that surround it, to what are the true burdens and problems that social security brings to our country. We’ll also explore alternatives to social security and how we can engage others in the conversation.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Apathy & Democracy: 1st World Problems

Spanning eighteen years and fourteen different countries, experience the benefits along with the trade-offs of American life through the lens of Stephanie Maier’s journey.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Apathy & Democracy: 1st World Problems

Apathy & Democracy: 1st World Problems

Spanning eighteen years and fourteen different countries, experience the benefits along with the trade-offs of American life through the lens of Stephanie Maier’s journey.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

The Case for a Free Society

Interested in learning the tools needed to determine whether proposed laws should exist in a free and open society? This course will provide this skill while also giving an overview of America’s founding principles of life, liberty, and property.

(Available in Spanish)

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
The Case for a Free Society

The Case for a Free Society

Interested in learning the tools needed to determine whether proposed laws should exist in a free and open society? This course will provide this skill while also giving an overview of America’s founding principles of life, liberty, and property.

(Available in Spanish)

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Charter Schools

Charter schools have the freedom to pursue specific educational objectives leading to better outcomes for the children. This session will look at some of the common myths surrounding charter schools and give the tools for you to talk about the benefits of educational freedom.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Charter Schools

Charter Schools

Charter schools have the freedom to pursue specific educational objectives leading to better outcomes for the children. This session will look at some of the common myths surrounding charter schools and give the tools for you to talk about the benefits of educational freedom.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Choice for Educational Freedom

It is good public policy to give families the opportunity to choose a school that best fits their needs. In this session, we’ll cover how educational freedom is helping students remove barriers. Learn what kind of educational choice programs operate in America, and provide messaging tools and tips to communicate the value of educational freedom to others in their community.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Choice for Educational Freedom

Choice for Educational Freedom

It is good public policy to give families the opportunity to choose a school that best fits their needs. In this session, we’ll cover how educational freedom is helping students remove barriers. Learn what kind of educational choice programs operate in America, and provide messaging tools and tips to communicate the value of educational freedom to others in their community.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Civil Asset Forfeiture

Civil Asset Forfeiture is a largely unknown program where private property is seized and held, regardless of someone’s guilt or innocence. So, how can we protect innocent people from losing their property to the government? Learn the nuances of Civil Asset Forfeiture, common misconceptions, and ways to mobilize for solutions.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Civil Asset Forfeiture

Civil Asset Forfeiture

Civil Asset Forfeiture is a largely unknown program where private property is seized and held, regardless of someone’s guilt or innocence. So, how can we protect innocent people from losing their property to the government? Learn the nuances of Civil Asset Forfeiture, common misconceptions, and ways to mobilize for solutions.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Criminal Justice Reform

This Insight to Action focuses on our shared goals of protecting our communities and future crime victims by incorporating evidence-based policy to achieve justice for victims, keep our country and community safe, and empower all persons to achieve their potential.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Criminal Justice Reform

Criminal Justice Reform

This Insight to Action focuses on our shared goals of protecting our communities and future crime victims by incorporating evidence-based policy to achieve justice for victims, keep our country and community safe, and empower all persons to achieve their potential.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Free Speech on College Campuses

Colleges and universities were once a place where intellectual diversity was embraced. But this philosophy has changed as these institutions fail to uphold the promises of free expression, assembly, and religion for students and faculty. In this session, learn what freedom of speech means to you and how you see it playing out on campus.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Free Speech on College Campuses

Free Speech on College Campuses

Colleges and universities were once a place where intellectual diversity was embraced. But this philosophy has changed as these institutions fail to uphold the promises of free expression, assembly, and religion for students and faculty. In this session, learn what freedom of speech means to you and how you see it playing out on campus.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Mandatory Minimums

What are the unintended consequences of mandatory minimums? This Insight to Action examines the history of mandatory minimums, reviews impact of mandatory minimums sentencing on a free society and evaluates how criminal sentencing policy can ensure a safer community.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Mandatory Minimums

Mandatory Minimums

What are the unintended consequences of mandatory minimums? This Insight to Action examines the history of mandatory minimums, reviews impact of mandatory minimums sentencing on a free society and evaluates how criminal sentencing policy can ensure a safer community.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Moral Case for Fossil Fuels

Are fossil fuels for energy production both necessary and moral? In this presentation, you will examine the argument that not utilizing fossil fuels will ultimately be disastrous for humanity – especially for the poor and the counter arguments on energy production.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Moral Case for Fossil Fuels

Moral Case for Fossil Fuels

Are fossil fuels for energy production both necessary and moral? In this presentation, you will examine the argument that not utilizing fossil fuels will ultimately be disastrous for humanity – especially for the poor and the counter arguments on energy production.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Power of Free Speech

Free speech in America is becoming an endangered species. “Safe spaces” and “free speech zones” are creating limitations in our country. From the college campus to the town square, what can you do to protect and fight for your first amendment rights?

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Power of Free Speech

Power of Free Speech

Free speech in America is becoming an endangered species. “Safe spaces” and “free speech zones” are creating limitations in our country. From the college campus to the town square, what can you do to protect and fight for your first amendment rights?

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Problems of External Barriers: Occupational Licensing

Through Occupational Licensing laws, millions of Americans experience an unnecessary barrier to achieving their American Dream. However, changing these rules can lead to opportunity. This session will explore why these laws are outdated and how we can make real change to help improve people’s lives.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Problems of External Barriers: Occupational Licensing

Problems of External Barriers: Occupational Licensing

Through Occupational Licensing laws, millions of Americans experience an unnecessary barrier to achieving their American Dream. However, changing these rules can lead to opportunity. This session will explore why these laws are outdated and how we can make real change to help improve people’s lives.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Your Piece of the Pie

Let’s face it, social security will bankrupt the United States unless the program is reformed. In this session, learn how the federal debt affects you.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Your Piece of the Pie

Your Piece of the Pie

Let’s face it, social security will bankrupt the United States unless the program is reformed. In this session, learn how the federal debt affects you.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Why The VA Mission Act

Learn why the 2018 Veteran Affairs (VA) Mission Act makes significant strides to ensure that Veterans have continued opportunity to choose healthcare from outside providers when it is appropriate. You’ll explore how this bill was passed and the role that citizen activism played in ensuring reform at the VA and better options for Veterans seeking healthcare.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Why The VA Mission Act

Why The VA Mission Act

Learn why the 2018 Veteran Affairs (VA) Mission Act makes significant strides to ensure that Veterans have continued opportunity to choose healthcare from outside providers when it is appropriate. You’ll explore how this bill was passed and the role that citizen activism played in ensuring reform at the VA and better options for Veterans seeking healthcare.

Request This Lecture

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.