Free Market

Over-regulated America: being suffocated by regulation

Posted February 19th, 2012 by iamodd999
Tags:

red tape in America is no laughing matter. The problem is not the rules that are self-evidently absurd. It is the ones that sound reasonable on their own but impose a huge burden collectively. America is meant to be the home of laissez-faire. Unlike Europeans, whose lives have long been circumscribed by meddling governments and diktats from Brussels, Americans are supposed to be free to choose, for better or for worse. Yet for some time America has been straying from this ideal.

Read more »

Pay with Bitcoins at more than 30 Restaurants in St. Louis MO!

Posted February 18th, 2012 by MemoryDealers
Tags:

You can now pay with Bitcoins at more than 30 restaurants in St Louis Missouri!

Read more »

Liberty superstar Tom Woods looking to start his own show

Posted February 17th, 2012 by HXn
Tags:

"I’d love to have a one-hour show with a format similar to Peter’s: I open the show by myself, commenting on whatever, maybe take a couple calls, then spend time with a guest, then back to me, then end of show. The show can then be downloaded later for people who weren’t listening live."

Read more »

John Bush: The Constitution = Slavery, Agorism = Freedom

Posted February 14th, 2012 by Regulus
Tags:

John Bush speaks at LibertyFest West on February 11, 2012.

Read more »

Donation based game development-Double Fine Adventure

Posted February 11th, 2012 by EtotheRic
Tags:

Pretty neat way to fund a project, based solely on consumer demand. They reached their goal in under 1 day thanks to internet networking. How many more people would be successful in life without government regulation and intervention?

Read more »

Public ISP 'competes' with big cable for broadband service

Read this article eating lunch the other day, and was curious to fellow FTL listener's opinions on public ISP's competing with private cable companies. Most of the time you get a local monopoloy from a cable company and that's your only real choice for broadband internet service, and I know my service SUCKS. I'm in favor of free-market solutions and competition, but it doesn't really exist for Cable and Broadband services. This LA city has a public ISP that supposedly operates reliable at advertised speeds, for MUCH less per subscriber.

Read more »

Required embalming room drives up costs of funerals

Posted February 8th, 2012 by jeffersonish
Tags:

Minnesota law requires funeral homes to have an embalming room at each location even though most do all embalming at one central location or even outsource that task to a third party, thus making the law a barrier to entry for competition and driving up the cost of funerals. A young funeral home director specializing in low cost funerals is now challenging that law.

Read more »

Poverty Blights the Dream of Hong Kong

Posted December 10th, 2011 by PC Harris
Tags:

High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. See our Ts&Cs and Copyright Policy for more detail. Email ftsales.support@ft.com to buy additional rights. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/f7f9bdfc-3204-11df-a8d1-00144feabdc0.html#ixzz...

Read more »

Missing you

Posted December 3rd, 2011 by kayak3036
Tags:

Remy sings about the departure of our old friend the incandescent light bulb and the free market

Read more »

Stephan Kinsella Changed My Mind

Posted November 29th, 2011 by rawrob
Tags:

A BBS user describes how Stephan Kinsella changed his mind about the compatibility of corporations with libertarianism.

Read more »

Air Times & Contact

LIVE 7 Days a Week!
Mon-Sun: 7pm-10pm Eastern

Call toll-free:
1-855-450-FREE

You can also Skype us.

Join our Email List

Stay up to date with the latest about Free Talk Live, and receive our Weekly Digest email - the most popular stories for the week from our front page and also the week's audio highlights!

See our past emails.


Free Talk Live 2.5

Welcome Free Talk Live 2.5! Now, with Reddit!
 
You'll need a Reddit account before you can vote on and submit show prep. (That is different from your FTL/AMP account.)

The content here is the same as you will see on the FTL Subreddit. Please submit bug reports on the appropriate BBS subforum.

Enjoy the new site and thanks for submitting your content!

Google+

New forum topics

Who's online

There are currently 0 users and 0 guests online.
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Watch the Ridley Report
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Liberty Stickers
Mark Warden - New Hampshire Realtor
Free Talk Live Image
shiny badges
Free Talk Live Image
Amazon
Midas Resources
Free Talk Live Image
Be your own bank
Advertise Market Promote with AMP
Free Keene - NH Liberty Activism
freedomcam.net
Free State Project
Join the Shire Society
Free Talk Live Image
Freedom's Phoenix
iHeartRadio
stitcher smartradio
FTL on AudioNow
bitcoin not bombs
Liberty on the Rocks
Free Talk Live Image