Milton Friedman, winner of the 1976 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. One of the intellectual leaders of the Chicago school of economics.

Milton Friedman’s Toxic Legacy

Milton Friedman was a brilliant Chicago based economist who won a noble prize in economics. He was somewhat of a rhetorical genius as well. One can see many recording of his debates with opponents in the 1970s and how he effortlessly demolishes his opponents.

Friedman honed a special debate tactic we frequently see conservative pundits such as Ben Shapiro employ today, which is to take an overly literal…