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-- medieval times the serfs were peasants who worked the land but could never own their land or really prosper because.
Most everything they produced was essentially confiscated by their controllers the aristocracy.
And that is what's happening today says presidential candidate Ron Paul except.
Today's aristocracy is the government and the political class and as it grows.
It turns us -- serfs.
So really congressman surface.
I think so I think we give more the government now in the serves had -- -- to their government.
But it's that more deceitful now because that people still think they -- their land and -- in my life but.
But they have their work -- turn most of it on over to the government.
So no I think he was onto something medevac -- the road to -- was probably the first serious economic book that I read read.
He was one it got -- interest I held very fortunate dead on one visit he had the early eighties to Washington DCI I was fortunate enough to have dinner with them so.
You know an attachment to him -- intellectually.
He was absolutely right on the road to serfdom so we're in serious trouble if we don't -- good advice from economists like -- -- -- -- gonna get a lot worse the -- -- That we are suffering from is going to get much worse -- there's going to be a lot more people suffering the consequences.
And you talked about how maybe we give more to the government that even the -- standard makes you think of that.
The Bible which says it's the Israelites one of McCain and they were told you don't wanna -- he'll take 10% of your grain.
10% would be good now.
Now we're paying 40%.
State and local included.
Yes the end you know that was in the in the first CM doing chapter eight and I talk about taxation independents -- in the end and taking young people when young men and women using for the benefit of the king and fighting unnecessary wars so who.
I think you even -- -- -- -- something about the road to -- as well I think most Americans would say one out serfs who want to take care of people were rich country we can afford to help people.
And for long time we were we had so much wealth was produced by the free is that we did have.
Then we lived off what we had -- saved and we lived off our image -- now we live off fire.
Our our military power which conveys strength.
But we also live off the fact that there's still a lot of trust in us and hope for us in they still allow us to print money endlessly.
But common sense tells us that you cannot prevail.
By believing this may else that you can create wealth out of thin air that spending is good in debt is beneficial.
Your personally -- some of the spend need just returned a 141000.
Dollars and -- office funds to the treasury toward paying down the debt.
To step in the right direction why why don't other politicians do that have -- others stunned that.
Well I would thinks oh but I don't know exactly.
Money talks in Washington hand we pretend that.
We are going to take care of people it's all based on good intentions.
That we're rich enough we can take care everybody.
But -- most people don't realize if you really care if you're really compassionate.
You'll defend the cause of liberty because it is liberty.
And free markets and sound money and property rights creates a wealth then we'd all be better off if we endorse those views thank you doctor Ron Paul.
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