This weeks discussion kicked off with a conversation about the state of democracy around the country, a conversation with a volunteer from Voter Choice Massachusetts, who seek to implement Ranked Choice Voting in Massachusetts, and the fielding of calls from various political candidates from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and New York!
This weeks discussion started with a conversation about free markets, how they benefit consumers, and some heavily regulated industries that would benefit from a truly free market. We then turned to the topic of bias in the media, wrapping up with a discussion of the AntiFa movement with guest Shane Hall.
In the wake of this weeks "Free Speech Rally" on the Boston Common we talked with several people who were in attendance as both rally organizers ans as protesters. We also spoke with a slated "Free Speech" speaker Samson Racioppi, who is also running for Congress in the MA-6 district.
Randall Lord, a retired chiropractor and former candidate for US Congress from Shreveport LA, is about to begin his 46 month prison sentence. His crime? Accepting currency, money orders, and moneypaks, and exchanging those funds for bitcoin, a decentralized form of electronic or digital currency, existing entirely on the Internet and not in any physical form. We talk to Lord himself about his case, and give away bitcoin to callers who can correctly answer our liberty trivia questions!
Tolerance is critical to Liberty. If you and 20 of your friends don't tolerate my freedom of speech, I don't really have it? This week we discuss tolerance, including the infamous "bake the cake" controversy. Halfway through the show we are joined by our special guest, Keshia Thomas, a woman famous for giving up her body to shield a supporter of the Ku Klux Klan from a beating by a group of anti-Klan protesters.