Saturday, February 23, 2019

Economics

FCC Commissioner Wants to Ban E-cigarette Commercials

If a member of the Federal Communications Commission gets her way, commercials for e-cigarettes (vaping products) would be banned from radio and television. A ban would not only violate freedom, specifically the freedom speech that...

Hurtling Toward Bankruptcy

The federal government owes people almost $22 trillion. That means that American taxpayers owe people almost $22 trillion. That’s because the federal government has no money of its own. The money it gets comes...

Income Inequality Ep. 104

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=reM61ytwjjI Income inequality. Is it a problem? Did it cause the financial crisis? Is it the cause of all the woes of our society? Can it be "solved?" Should it be "solved?" How would it...

Pete Raymond’s “Red Pill” Moments Ep. 102

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=affiFYPfmUw For the segment of the audience that is further along their journey towards advocating a voluntary society, you all remember those moments where your perspective was forever changed. We had a great time discussing...

Pizza-Backed Bitcoins

Beneath all the gut-level suspicions about cryptocurrencies as something shadowy and unreal, there is a fundamental problem of economics that threatens to undo all the gains Bitcoin has made, and assign it inevitably to...

Memeing Our Way to Freedom: Mance Rayder Books Reviewed Ep. 101

In this episode, we return to the basic tenets of the Voluntaryist philosophy by tipping our hat to Pete "Mance Rayder" Raymond of the Free Man Beyond the Wall Podcast. Buy Mance's Books Episode 101 of...

It Is Time To Prepare For Even Bigger Stock Market Declines In 2019 –...

The stock market has been trading in a much more volatile manner with daily moves in the technical analysis charts of a magnitude not seen in years. This is part of a topping process. Markets...

David D. Friedman: the Case for Anarcho-Capitalism Ep. 100

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Md7oNZM7ypA As part of his brilliant interview series, Keith speaks with David D. Friedman about his work and the case for Anarcho-Capitalism. A special thanks to new patron Kyle Roucis! Check out Kyle's Website and Big Byte...

Bastiat’s “The Law” Ep. 99

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpPTzBEC1qc In this episode of the show, Keith and I take on the classic blueprint for a free society: Frederic Bastiat's "The Law." A special thanks to new patron Joshua Bond! Episode 99 of the Liberty Weekly...

Economics in One Lesson Ep. 98

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xk0uOHFVQ6E Keith Knight makes his debut as the second co-host of the Liberty Weekly Podcast! In this episode, Keith and I go back to first principles and walk through "Economics in One Lesson," a MUST...
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