Uncommon Knowledge


For more than two decades the Hoover Institution has been producing Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson, a series hosted by Hoover fellow Peter Robinson as an outlet for political leaders, scholars, journalists, and today’s big thinkers to share their views with the world.


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Title: Uncommon Knowledge 11: Sarah Griffin on Medieval Cosmological Diagrams and Opicinus de Canistris

Thomas Sowell on the Myths of Economic Inequality

December 3rd, 2018

Recorded on November 15, 2018 Thomas Sowell discusses economic inequality, racial inequality, and the myths that have continued to falsely describe the… Go to Episode

A New Afghanistan with H.R. McMaster and Janan Mosazai

November 14th, 2018

Recorded on October 23, 2018 Former National Security Advisor H.R, McMaster and former Afghan Ambassador to China Janan Mosazai analyze the state of affairs… Go to Episode

John O’Sullivan: Brexit’s Past and Future Paths

October 29th, 2018

Recorded on September 26, 2018. As the Brexit deadline of March 2019 draws near, John O’Sullivan discusses the status of Brexit today and the history… Go to Episode

How the World Recovered: The 2008 Financial Crisis Ten Years Later

October 17th, 2018

Recorded on September 28, 2018 Ten years ago, the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression hit the United States and spread to other countries,… Go to Episode