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On Our Way To Freedom Fest

"The world's largest gathering of free minds"
Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 8:18 PM

For years now, a number of Peak Prosperity readers have been encouraging Chris and me to attend Freedom Fest, a conference billed as "The world's largest gathering of free minds". 

Every Spring, the calls and emails begin: Are you guys going to Freedom Fest this year?

They tell us this is consistently the most stimulating week of their entire year. And that, like at our annual seminars, the people you meet and relationships you make there are well worth the price of admission alone.

Well, this year we decided to take up the invitation. » Read more

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Mark Skousen: Surveillance Technology Is Advancing Faster Than We Can Responsibly Use It

Who's watching the Watchmen?
Sunday, June 16, 2013, 11:45 AM

In the wake of the recent news revealing the extent of the NSA's level of citizen surveillance through supernetworks like PRISM, Chris speaks this week with Mark Skousen, former-CIA-agent turned founder-of-FreedomFest, one of the countries largest "gatherings of free minds."

Mark argues that in this case, technology has advanced at a far faster pace than our culture's ability to understand how to use it effectively, responsibly, and how to regulate it: » Read more

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Mark Skousen

Mark Skousen

Mark is a nationally known investment expert economist, university professor, the author of more than 20 books and the editor in chief of Forecast and Strategies, a popular investment newsletter. But he is perhaps just as well known today as the founder of Freedom Fest, an annual non-partisan festival billed as the world’s largest gathering of free minds.