#161 Social Security and Work

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/161-Social-Security-Work.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreSocial Security is not social, nor secure.  It’s not working, because it’s not aligned with God’s design.  We were created as social creatures, with the innate need and desire to care for one another.  But social security is not a voluntary system, so…

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#160 The Truth Shall Make you Free

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/160-The-Truth-Shall-Make-You-Free.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | MoreTHE Truth, as mentioned in John 8:32, means we should seek objective agreement about economic measures.  Accepting THE truth gives freedom, while multiple truths removes freedom.  Lies, Damned Lies, and Economics That’s a rephrasing of the old quip attributed to Mark Twain.  In…

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#150 The Avatar Election

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/12/150-The-Avatar-Election.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | More#150 The Avatar Election   Political candidates present Avatars of themselves, hoping to get elected.  Christian Economists seek reality, not fake people.    In the recent election, we were encouraged to vote for a representation of a representative, not for a real human. …

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#137 Student Loan Forgiveness

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/137-Student-Loan-Forgiveness.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | More#137 Student Loan Forgiveness Student loan forgiveness decreases the incentive to work: it is regressive.  It makes the Federal Government the owner of the education of 40 Million Americans.  What will the government expect in return?   Christians tend to believe that only…

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#129 President Biden’s Road to Serfdom

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/129-President-Bidens-Road-to-Serfdom.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS | More#129 President Biden’s Road to Serfdom   Then Vice-President Joe Biden contributed to the 2015 President’s Economic Report, stating that higher taxes result in lower wages.  Thus President Biden’s call this week for higher taxes are leading America down The Road to Serfdom…

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