Though this is from Winston Churchill’s The Second World War, Volume I : The Gathering Storm (1948), it seems relevant to the intellectual battle over economics we face today:

If you will not fight for the right when you can easily win without bloodshed; if you will not fight when your victory will be sure and not too costly; you may come to the moment when you will have to fight with all the odds against you and only a small chance of survival. There may even be a worse case: you may have to fight when there is no hope of victory, because it is better to perish than to live as slaves.

Some introductory reading for a better system of economic thinking:

You might also keep an eye on The Adam Smith Institute over the next couple of months and there is a UK-centric documentary coming out in the Autumn, of which more in due course.

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