Promoting Freedom Through Education
For over 25 years, Freedom Seminars has brought speakers who champion the cause of freedom and liberty to the Pacific Northwest.
Individual Liberty: Where It Began; Where It's Headed
5:45 p.m. Reception with No-host Bar
6:30 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. Presentation by Dr. Tom G. Palmer
Crowne Plaza Hotel * Portland - Lake Oswego, OR
Freedom Seminars invites you and fellow freedom-lovers to join us for an evening of stimulating remarks by noted freedom advocate
Dr. Tom G. Palmer. He'll outline the ancient origins of individual liberty in classical Greece and the threats posed by the resurgence of populism and demagoguery, problems that also plagued the ancient Greeks.
Dr. Tom G Palmer
Dr. Tom G. Palmer is the executive vice president for international programs at Atlas Network, and manages programs for a worldwide network of think tanks which promote individual liberty. On Nov. 10, 2016, he was named the George M. Yeager Chair for Advancing Liberty at Atlas Network. He is also a senior fellow at Cato Institute, and director of Cato University. He frequently lectures in North America, Europe, Eurasia, Africa, Latin America, India, China, and throughout Asia, as well as the Middle East on political science, public choice, civil society, and the moral, legal, and historical foundations of individual rights. He has published reviews and articles on politics and morality in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and The Spectator of London. Dr. Palmer received his B.A. in liberal arts from St. Johns College in Annapolis, Maryland, his M.A. in philosophy from The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., and his doctorate in politics from Oxford University.