#157 Gridlock is Good

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/157-Gridlock-is-Good.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreGridlock is good, at the national level.  More political and economic decisions should be made at the state and local levels.  The Bible calls for even more decisions at the family and church levels.    A friend asked recently about…

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#156 Digital Marxism

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/156-Digital-Marxism.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreKarl Marx said that workers should own the means of production.  In the digital economy, they do: a computer and a smartphone.  Karl Marx called for workers to have ownership of the means of production.  When he wrote The Communist…

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#155 Not the Chinese Century

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/155-Not-the-Chinese-Century.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreChina will NOT become the world’s greatest economic power, because their economic model is not aligned with reality, as the Christian Worldview is.   The 18th and 19th centuries could be considered the centuries of the United Kingdom.  And, the…

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#15 Healthcare is Not a Moral Right

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Healthcare-in-Not-a-Moral-Right.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreThe crossroads of Economics and Christianity is freedom.  Healthcare as a moral right means the labor of healthcare providers is owned by others.  That denies their moral freedom.

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#10 Earn all you can, save all you can, give all you can

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Earn-all-you-can-save-all-you-can-give-all-you-can.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreJohn Wesley’s famous quote is analyzed based on the Federal Reserve Bank’s low interest rates.

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#1 Christian View of Minimum Wage

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Christian-View-of-Minimum-Wage.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | More Christians believe we should have as much freedom as possible and that work is good.  Thus, we tend to believe that government should not discriminate against poor people by preventing them from working.  Minimum wage causes the two evils…

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