19: Lawrence Reed on FEE and Real Heroes

When’s the last time you heard something that lifted your heart and inspired you to stand tall for your most cherished beliefs? So much of the information that streams into our lives today leaves us feeling anything but empowered. Here comes a healthy dose of encouragement. Lawrence Reed from the Foundation for Economic Education joins us to discuss how FEE is helping to educate those who still value the principles of individual liberty and free markets. He also shares inspiring examples from his book Real Heroes: True Stories of Courage, Character and Conviction regarding some of the best qualities that humanity has to offer.

About the Guest

Lawrence W. Reed is the president of the Foundation for Economic Education. A champion for liberty, he has authored over 1,000 newspaper columns and articles and dozens of articles in magazines and journals in the United States and abroad.His interests in political and economic affairs have taken him as a freelance journalist to 81 countries on six continents.He holds a B.A. in economics from Grove City College and an M.A. degree in history from Slippery Rock State University, both in Pennsylvania. He also holds two honorary doctorates, one from Central Michigan University and Northwood University.

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