In the video above, Milton Friedman discusses the fallacy of doing good with other people’s money. He also explains how that means that the welfare state at its core is a philosophy of violence and coercion.
The great Libertarian economist Milton Friedman would have been 100 years old today. I have posted items about Milton Friedman before at this link. Above, you'll find a video that Reason TV put out last year in celebration of Milton Friedman's 99th birthday which Nick Gillespie so eloquently tells us about the man's accomplishments.
Want to know how a Conservative views the Government's role in helping the poor? This is classic Milton Friedman from a 1978 appearance at Stanford University.