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The Folly of "Ask What You Can Do for Your Country"

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05/28/2020Gary Galles

Governments often demand that you "ask what you can do for your country," but those governments never guarantee us anything in return for our sacrifice.

Narrated by Daniella Bassi.

Original Article: "The Folly of 'Ask What You Can Do for Your Country'​"

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Gary Galles

Gary M. Galles is a professor of economics at Pepperdine University. He is the author of The Apostle of Peace: The Radical Mind of Leonard Read.

 

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