Allen Thomas joins Kim to discuss his latest essay, Becoming a Superpower by Using Our Superpower. Thomas explains why the Founding Fathers placed such an emphasis on liberty and independence. Through a careful analysis of the historical record, the Fathers realized that America was doomed to failure if the new government followed the same path as the failed regimes that came before. The Fathers built a government that could stand the test of time by focusing on individual liberty.
Listen to the full interview in the first hour. Go here to read Thomas’s essay.