105. Fiat Money and Debt Slavery with Tom Woods
The Bitcoin Standard Podcast

105. Fiat Money and Debt Slavery with Tom Woods

Mar 9 2022 • 41m
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February 24th 2021.In this episode, Saifedean appears on The Tom Woods Show for a discussion of fiat money and debt slavery. Saifedean and Tom talk about the role of government debt in the creation of fiat money; the recent freezing of bank accounts in the wake of Canadian protests, and why bitcoin improves on the shortcomings of gold. They then discuss how the fiat monetary system warps societal incentives by making debt accumulation a winning strategy.Resources:The Tom Woods Show official website.Tom’s free ebook Our Enemy The FedGuido Hülsmann’s book The Ethics of Money Production Saifedean’s first book, The Bitcoin StandardSaifedean’s second book, The Fiat StandardEnjoyed this episode? You can take part in podcast seminars, access Saifedean’s courses and read chapters of his forthcoming books by becoming a member. Find out more here.
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