Free To Choose Media Podcast
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The Free To Choose Media Podcast takes some of the greatest thinkers of the 20th Century and brings them right to your streaming device. Hear the ideas of Milton Friedman, along with several other Nobel Laureates, as they conduct speeches and hold conversations about the very freedoms we are still fighting for today. Come back each week to see why these truly are not just ideas for our time, but ideas for all time.
||CleanEpisode 7 – Milton Friedman Speaks – Is Tax Reform Possible? (Podcast)||Why do Americans pay more in taxes than they really want to? Can they do anything about it? Americans must understand that their true tax burden is what the government spends, regardless of how that spending is financed. If government spending goes up f||12/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 – Milton Friedman Speaks – Money and Inflation (Podcast)||Inflation is blamed on many things but it has only one cause. It is a monetary phenomenon. Inflation occurs when the quantity of money increases faster than the quantity of goods. Why does the money supply increase? Very often it does so to enable the g||12/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 – Milton Friedman Speaks – What is Wrong with the Welfare State? (Podcast)||The welfare state is an attempt to “do good” with someone else’s money. The aim may be worthy but the means are faulty. The problem is that you do not spend someone else’s money as carefully as your own. More to the point, it’s impossible to||11/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 – Milton Friedman Speaks – The Role of Government in a Free Society (Podcast)||If we are to define the role of government in a free society, we must first specify the needs a government is expected to provide. Defense from foreign enemies and protection of property, including the enforcement of private contracts, are clearly legit||11/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 – Milton Friedman Speaks – Is Capitalism Humane? (Podcast)||Is Capitalism humane? According to Milton Friedman, the question is irrelevant. Capitalism per se is not humane or inhumane; nor is Socialism. If we compare the two in terms of results, it is clear that only capitalism fosters equality and works toward||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2 – Milton Friedman Speaks – Myths That Conceal Reality (Podcast)||According to Milton Friedman, five myths cloud our perception of both the past and the present. (1) The “robber baron” myth which holds that in late nineteenth-century America there were powerful men who became rich at the expense of the poor. The r||11/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1 – Milton Friedman Speaks – What Is America? (Podcast)||Is America still the land of opportunity or is it a land worn thin showing much bureaucracy and less freedom? Dr. Friedman’s view of America’s present situation is not sanguine. He identifies the chief problem and its corollary solution: We must res||10/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Milton Friedman has had a huge impact on my life and how I view the world. He caused me to fall in love with economics and become a libertarian. It’s great to see that his lectures are being spread and shared, hopefully people with look at the world in a new light and make the world a better place.