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Free to Choose


A while back I have written a post about two popular books by Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Freidman. Books that had, through their undeniable logic, a profound and lasting effect on my socioeconomic and political views:




Now, through the digital powers of social networking the legendary 10-part PBS TV series "Free to Choose" (1980), based on the book of the same name, is available on YouTube. Yes, one would be committing about 10 hours of one's life to watch through all of these; but, in my opinion, this would be time well spent. So, enjoy - "Free to Choose".

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Inscription On The Bell

What can I say, I am a huge sucker for catchy quotes. So, I could not let this one pass me by:
"All truth is one in this light: may science and religion endeavor here for the steady evolution of mankind from darkness to light, from narrowness to broadmindedness, from prejudice to tolerance. It is the voice of life which calls us to come and learn."Inscribed on the bell in Hayes Hall Bell Tower at SUNY  (State University of New York) Buffalo.