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Wednesday, July 17 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Is Government the Problem? Yes, But the Collective People Are Too!

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Reagan's dictum that government is the problem, not the solution to our problems, is well-known amongst friends of liberty. Are we, however, letting voters too easily off the hook? In this session, we will explore some problems with democracy, and the American Founding Fathers may not be entirely innocent either.

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J.K. Baltzersen

J.K. Baltzersen has appeared on Norwegian national radio arguing for raising the voting age to 25. He brought his voting age campaign to the readers of FEE.org. Shortly thereafter, social media erupted over a campaign in the U.S. Congress to lower the voting age, and Mr. Baltzersen was shadow-banned on Twitter. He is the editor of a Norwegian anthology on constitution and liberty, with Cato Institute's Johan Norberg amongst the contributors... Read More →

Wednesday July 17, 2019 1:00pm - 1:50pm PDT