Seventy years ago this month, on March 10, 1944, “The Road to Serfdom” by Friedrich A. Hayek was first published in Great Britain. For seven decades it has continued to challenge and influence the political-economic landscape of the world. Hayek delivered an ominous warning that political trends in the Western democracies, including America, were all in the direction of a new form of servitude that threatened the personal and economic liberty of the citizens of these countries.
YO! “The economy is US! It’s not a machine, you don’t need a mechanic. Put away the wrenches, the economy’s organic!” ____ As I go around the nation talking to[...]