#157 Gridlock is Good

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#156 Digital Marxism

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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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#127 The Christian Economics of School Shootings

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#116 The Resurgence of Socialism

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#99 Faith and Freedom

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#87 Gross National Freedom

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/87-Gross-National-Freedom.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | More# 87 Gross National Freedom The intersection of Christianity and Economics is freedom.  Freedom is favored by both the Christian worldview and the economic thriving it produces. The intersection of Christianity & Economics is freedom.  I am recording this podcast…

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#3 1 vs 100

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http://media.blubrry.com/1463975/davearnott.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1-vs-100-2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreHong Kong is #1 in the Index of Economic Freedom, and it is being challenged by #100 China.  This podcast looks at this political challenge from the Christian Economic Worldview.

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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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