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Here at The Steamboat Institute, we are Defenders of Freedom and Advocates of Liberty. We are admirers of the bravery and rugged individualism that has made this country great. We are admirers of the greatness and wisdom that resides in every individual.
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2016 Summit on Foreign Policy

On January 22, the Steamboat Institute hosted an important discussion on national security issues featuring speakers including Ambassador John Bolton, Victor David Hanson, and more.

Even if you missed it, you can still watch the sessions online.

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The 2016 Freedom Conference

Save the date! Our 8th Annual Freedom Conference will be an immersion in ideas to further the ideals of liberty and inspire Americans to greatness. Find out more about sponsorship options to help make this event our best ever. August 26-27, 2016 – registration opening Spring 2016.

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The Tony Blankley Chair

The Tony Blankley Chair honors the memory of Tony Blankley, who served in the Reagan Administration and was a dear friend of the Steamboat Institute. This award honors an emerging young journalist who demonstrates the same spirit and love of freedom that Tony held dear.

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Latest Updates

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Be Different. Be Principled.

The path for conservatives is not to embrace insults and isolation as best practices, but to be different. Authentic, energetic, innovative. And principled.

Melchior Reports: New Revelations About Mizzou Crisis

Today, our Tony Blankley Fellow Jillian Melchior reports further on the crisis at Missouri University in National Review: New correspondence reviewed by Heat Street and National Review depicts the cataclysmic backlash against the University of [...]

On Hillary’s Scandals and Lies

by Bob Beauprez You have to give Hillary Clinton one thing, she can manufacture scandals and election campaign quagmires about as frequently as an old hen can lay an egg. Whether it's Benghazi lies, the [...]

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