Thank you to those who attended the event! You can read the event description below. Pictures are posted in the gallery on the right.

Join Atlas Network on Thursday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m. to participate in a discussion with Dr. Tom G. Palmer, who will speak on his latest book, Peace, Love, & Liberty, which has recently been released. He will give philosophical, moral, and historical reasons to pursue peace in today's dynamic and war-inclined world. Attendees will receive a free copy of the book and Dr. Tom G. Palmer will be available to autograph your book after the program.  

Peace, Love, and Liberty with Dr. Tom G. Palmer
Date: Thursday, October 2nd
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location:  Vanderbilt Suites - Lobby Level, Met Life Building, 200 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10166

Directions: The event will be held at Vanderbilt Suites. The entrance is at the intersection of 44th Street, diagonally across the street from The Yale Club. As you enter the MetLife Building, take the escalator one flight up to Lobby Level and Vanderbilt Suites will be right in front of you.

Heavy hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served. You are welcome to bring a guest.

For more information, contact Brittany Cobb at


Tom G. Palmer is the executive vice president for international programs at the Atlas Network, and is responsible for establishing operating programs in 14 languages and managing programs for a worldwide network of think tanks. He is also a senior fellow at Cato Institute and director of Cato University. Before joining Cato he was an H. B. Earhart Fellow at Hertford College, Oxford University, and a vice president of the Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University. He frequently lectures in North America, Europe, Eurasia, Africa, Latin America, India, China and throughout Asia, and 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 scholarly journals such as the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Ethics, Critical Review, and Constitutional Political Economy, as well as in publications such as Slate, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Die Welt, Caixing, Al Hayat, the Washington Post, and The Spectator of London. He is the author of Realizing Freedom: Libertarian Theory, History, and Practice (expanded edition 2014), and the editor of The Morality of Capitalism (2011), After the Welfare State (2012), Why Liberty (2013), and Peace, Love & Liberty (2014). 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.

Naomi Brockwell is an actress, film producer and opera singer originally from Western Australia. Naomi is the Program Officer at the Moving Picture Institute, CEO and founder of Rainsworth Productions, media liaison officer for the Principality of Hutt River, contributor for Reason TV, and host of the IHS Learn Liberty online academy. Naomi is a policy associate at the New York Bitcoin Center, on the advisory council for Mannkal’s Foundation of Economic Education, and host of an Austrian Economics reading group in New York with the economics editor of Barron’s, Gene Epstein. Naomi is also the creator and host of “”, an online education platform that teaches people about monetary policy and cryptocurrency. Check out her website to see her latest music video about Bitcoin. Naomi has a BA in acting, BA in classical music, minor in business, advanced diploma in musical theatre, and a Certificate I in musical theatre.