• April 13, 2024

VIDEO: Milton Friedman’s perfect explanation of the welfare state and the free market


From Thomas Madison, Powdered Wig Society

Watch at the 2:40 mark as a brain-dead academic challenges Friedman’s credibility to comment on welfare by shouting from his seat in the audience, “Have YOU ever been on welfare?”  Friedman’s answer is classic:

“Is there one of you who will say that you don’t want a doctor to treat you for cancer unless he himself has had cancer?”

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