Over 2,000 Look to Private Solutions at This Year’s “Greatest Libertarian Show on Earth”
By Mark Skousen
“This was my seventh FreedomFest, and the best ever. It’s turned into an annual reunion with old friends and new who come from all over the country and the world. There’s nothing like it.” –Gene Epstein, Economics Editor, Barron’s
Over 2,000 wealthy investors, concerned citizens, and freedom organizations participated into this year’s big show at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas. They were anxious to find solutions to their financial and economic challenges without government involvement.
The buzz was palpable from the beginning of the opening cocktail party to the gala Saturday night banquet. “It was a WOW experience. I heard that from many attendees,” wrote a reporter. “To see Steve Forbes and John Mackey there all four days, that was something,” said an attendee. [Read more…]