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Ep. #49 – Why The Soviet Union Destroyed The Aral Sea

The fate of the Aral Sea is one of the greatest cautionary tales about the failures of central planning. The Soviet government thought it could transform Central Asia into an agricultural oasis. Instead, they turned much of the region into one of the world’s largest deserts.
January 28, 2022

Ep. #48 – Why Thomas Sowell Outrages The Left

Thomas Sowell is one of the greatest economists in the world. Here’s why that’s a problem for so many people.
January 28, 2022

Ep. #47 – Why Politicians Never Let A Crisis Go To Waste

No matter what the crisis is, governments always have a solution: more government. Here’s why that’s a problem.
January 28, 2022

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