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The Alex Merced Cast - Libertarianism, Blockchain and Economics

By Alex Merced

Everyone's favorite Nice Guy Libertarian interviews interesting people and comments on today's most interesting issues. Learn more about AlexMerrced at AlexMerced.com.Alex Merced spends a lot of time discussing libertarianism, blockchain, bitcoin, crypto, economics and more.

  1. 1.
    #289 - Debt and Deficits 10107/19/2019
    12:27
  2. 2.
    Bonus: Intersectionality, Privilege and Libertarianism07/18/2019
    19:47
  3. 3.
    #288 - Tokens and dApps 10107/12/2019
    5:46
  4. 4.
    Merced Mondays #14 - Larry Sharpe and the Sharpe Way07/08/2019
    15:01
  5. 5.
    BONUS: LP Governance, Over-Criminalization and Justin Amash07/07/2019
    20:09
  6. 6.
    Bonus: Minimum Wage, Empiricism and A Priorism07/06/2019
    19:01
  7. 7.
    #287 - Cryptocurrency 10107/05/2019
    5:03
  8. 8.
    Justin Amash Leaves the GOP - The Fatal Flaw of Electoral Politics07/04/2019
    12:51
  1. 9.
    Merced Monday’s #13 - You just can’t be a little bit socialist07/02/2019
    10:51
  2. 10.
    Review of the June 2019 Democratic Debates (Tulsi Gabbard, Andrew Yang, John Delaney, John Hickenlooper and more)06/28/2019
    14:39
  3. 11.
    #286 - Blockchain 10106/28/2019
    6:44
  4. 12.
    NEW Book: The Libertarian Heart06/27/2019
    1:29
  5. 13.
    Merced Mondays #12 - Bernie Sanders and Student Loans06/24/2019
    13:55
  6. 14.
    Merced Mondays #11 - Interview with Michael Heise06/24/2019
    19:15
  7. 15.
    Love, Hate and Politics - Polarization in America06/23/2019
    11:18
  8. 16.
    #284 - Labor 101 (The Working Class, Wages and Capital)06/21/2019
    9:20
  9. 17.
    #285 - Inequality/Equality 10106/21/2019
    17:14
  10. 18.
    Merced Monday’s #10 - State of the Libertarian Party06/17/2019
    10:16
  11. 19.
    #283 - Corporations 101 (What are that and why they are often misunderstood)06/14/2019
    9:23
  12. 20.
    Merced Monday’s #9 - Tariffs, Smoot Hawley and Donald Trump06/10/2019
    16:14
  13. 21.
    #283 - Libertarianism Put Simply (Liberty and Libertarian ideas explained)06/07/2019
    8:37
  14. 22.
    Merced Monday’s #8 - Race, Drugs and Consumers/Producers06/03/2019
    12:50
  15. 23.
    Alex Merced reflects on Karl Smith on Vox’s the Weeds06/01/2019
    16:01
  16. 24.
    #282 - Prohibition 101 (Policy of Injustice)05/31/2019
    7:55
  17. 25.
    Merced Monday's #7 - How Electoral Politics Creates Polarization05/27/2019
    10:36
  18. 26.
    What is Libertarianism and why it matters!05/26/2019
    19:04
  19. 27.
    #281 - Welfare 101 (Social Safety Net, Voluntary and Involuntary)05/24/2019
    14:55
  20. 28.
    Merced Mondays #6 - State of Bitcoin, Blockchain and Crypto05/20/2019
    11:23
  21. 29.
    #280 - Jake Dorsch of Being Libertarian on New Book, Igniting Liberty05/17/2019
    11:27
  22. 30.
    Alex Merced’s speech at 2019 Libertarians Party of Connecticut Convention05/13/2019
    24:49
  23. 31.
    #279 - Regulations 10105/10/2019
    8:07
  24. 32.
    Merced Monday’s #4 - Education, Wealth and Social Division/Unity05/07/2019
    18:54
  25. 33.
    #278 - Taxes 10105/03/2019
    9:05
  26. 34.
    Merced Mondays #3 - The Federal Reserve04/30/2019
    28:45
  27. 35.
    #277 - Money 101 (What is money and why it matters)04/26/2019
    8:43
  28. 36.
    Merced Mondays #2 - The Department of Educations04/22/2019
    8:36
  29. 37.
    #276 - Monopoly Price Theory 10104/19/2019
    8:46
  30. 38.
    Merced Mondays #1 - The Tennessee Valley Authority04/15/2019
    16:18
  31. 39.
    #275 - Race, Privilege and Expectations04/12/2019
    8:53
  32. 40.
    #274 - Property Rights 101 - Addressing the Criticisms 04/05/2019
    9:26
  33. 41.
    #273 - Property Rights 101 - Part 1 - The Case for Property Rights 03/29/2019
    8:39
  34. 42.
    #272 - Wealth, Weed and more!!03/22/2019
    15:59
  35. 43.
    #271 - Pop Culture, Monopolies and Compensation03/15/2019
    9:16
  36. 44.
    #270 - Principles, English and Abortion03/08/2019
    13:22
  37. 45.
    Interview Part 2 - Thomas Daniel Quiter on Disability03/06/2019
    23:01
  38. 46.
    Interview Part 1 - Thomas Daniel Quiter of Disability03/04/2019
    29:12
  39. 47.
    #269 - How to be Kind/Thoughtful03/01/2019
    17:19
  40. 48.
    #268 - Questions from the Left02/22/2019
    47:52
  41. 49.
    BONUS: Amazon and New York Break Up02/16/2019
    8:15
  42. 50.
    #267 - McDonalds, Wal-Mart and Living Wages02/15/2019
    6:47
  43. 51.
    #266 - Food Inspectors, Government Shutdown and the Financial Crisis02/08/2019
    13:08
  44. 52.
    #265 - High Taxes, Risk Taking and Investment Capital02/01/2019
    10:05
  45. 53.
    #264 - Immigration, Border Wall and Black Markets01/25/2019
    8:00
  46. 54.
    Bonus - Thoughts on Trump Announcement01/19/2019
    8:16
  47. 55.
    #263 - Creative Privatization01/18/2019
    12:02
  48. 56.
    #262 - Economic Malpractice Part 3 - Raising Wages as a Cure All01/11/2019
    9:34
  49. 57.
    #261 Economic Malpractice Part 2 - Capital Market, Derivatives, and Risk Taking01/04/2019
    8:43
  50. 58.
    #260 Economic Malpractice Part 1 - Corporate Profits and Net Worth12/29/2018
    8:49
  51. 59.
    #259 - Update from Alex Merced12/21/2018
    13:16
  52. 60.
    #258 - Alex Merced on "Seldom Said" with Robert Amato12/07/2018
    54:00
  53. 61.
    #257 Alex on Criminal Justice Part 211/30/2018
    10:43
  54. 62.
    #256 - Alex of Criminal Justice Reform part 111/23/2018
    9:30
  55. 63.
    #256 - Alex Merced speaks at Fordham University11/22/2018
    15:40
  56. 64.
    #255 - Altamonte Springs City Executive, Jim Turney11/09/2018
    11:27
  57. 65.
    #244 - 2018 Florida Soil and Water Board Candidates11/03/2018
    22:30
  58. 66.
    #243 - Tom Woods11/02/2018
    23:44
  59. 67.
    #242 - Marcos Miralles and Alex Merced10/26/2018
    20:00
  60. 68.
    #241 - What being Libertarian Means10/19/2018
    5:04
  61. 69.
    #240 - Libertarian Political Action10/12/2018
    5:21
  62. 70.
    Mastodon.Social - The Decentralized Social Network09/28/2018
    10:08
  63. 71.
    #238 - Smith/Shipley Debate and Horizontal/Vertical Governance09/07/2018
    23:20
  64. 72.
    #231 - Is bitcoin a FIAT currency?08/31/2018
    14:03
  65. 73.
    #230 - What Problem does Bitcoin and Blockchain Solve?08/24/2018
    10:51
  66. 74.
    #229 - Why do Budget Deficits matter?08/17/2018
    13:03
  67. 75.
    #228 - Alex Merced on Immigration08/10/2018
    7:08
  68. 76.
    #227 - Remso on his new book "Stay Away from the Libertarians"08/03/2018
    13:45
  69. 77.
    Episode #226 - James M Ray on Harvesting Rain Water07/27/2018
    16:23
  70. 78.
    #225 - Arvin Vohra running for US Senate in MD07/20/2018
    6:27
  71. 79.
    #224 - Chris Oglesby on Think Liberty07/13/2018
    6:21
  72. 80.
    #223 - Dan Fishman for Massachusetts State Auditor07/06/2018
    7:31
  73. 81.
    #222 - Mary Ruwart on Death by Regulation06/29/2018
    5:47
  74. 82.
    #221 - Lance Cayko of BeingLibertarian.com06/22/2018
    8:02
  75. 83.
    #220 - Boomer Shannon on the Jeff Hewitt Campaign06/15/2018
    9:43
  76. 84.
    #219 - Eric July, Frontman of Backwordz06/08/2018
    7:28
  77. 85.
    #218 - Robin Koerner and Weapons of Mass Persuasion06/01/2018
    11:52
  78. 86.
    #217 - The Omaha Unconvention and BitcoinBlockchainCrypto.com05/25/2018
    3:22
  79. 87.
    #216 - Update on Alex Merced Podcasts05/18/2018
    4:04
  80. 88.
    #215 - Larry Sharpe the Crypto Friendly Governor?05/11/2018
    10:09
  81. 89.
    #214 - Joe Hauptmann for LNC Vice Chair04/20/2018
    4:47
  82. 90.
    #213 - Steve Scheetz for LNC Vice Chair04/13/2018
    6:31
  83. 91.
    Feldman Foundation Vic Chair Debate 1/504/06/2018
    30:02
  84. 92.
    71Republic LNC Vice Chairs Debate Part 4/403/30/2018
    22:46
  85. 93.
    71Republic LNC Vice Chairs Debate Part 3/403/23/2018
    25:03
  86. 94.
    71Republic LNC Vice Chairs Debate Part 2/403/16/2018
    29:47
  87. 95.
    71Republic LNC Vice Chairs Debate Part 1/403/09/2018
    30:03
  88. 96.
    #212 - More on the 2018 Libertarian National Convention03/02/2018
    19:02
  89. 97.
    EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT02/25/2018
    5:57
  90. 98.
    #211 - A Summary of Story leading up to the LNC 201802/23/2018
    27:05
  91. 99.
    210 - Joe Paschal, Fellow Candidate for LNC Vice Chair02/16/2018
    12:58
  92. 100.
    #209 - JP Wilson for Chair of the Libertarian Youth Caucus02/09/2018
    9:16
  93. 101.
    #208 - Jeff Kanter of Health Excellence Plus02/02/2018
    18:29
  94. 102.
    #207 - Adam Weigold, CEO of Blockchain Startup Cryptyk01/26/2018
    10:55
  95. 103.
    #206 - The Government Shut Down, the world has not ended01/21/2018
    10:48
  96. 104.
    #205 - Interview with Jon Chou of Bee Token01/12/2018
    12:01
  97. 105.
    Bonus: Crypto 104 - How to Analyze Crypto Assets to avoid scams01/10/2018
    3:51
  98. 106.
    Bonus: Crypto 103 - How to use Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency01/08/2018
    5:05
  99. 107.
    Bonus: Crypto 102 - What is an ICO?01/05/2018
    4:20
  100. 108.
    Bonus: Crypto 101 - The Basics of Bitcoin, Blockchain and Crypto01/03/2018
    10:30
  101. 109.
    Bonus: Update from Alex - Podcasts, Bitcoin and more!12/28/2017
    3:25
  102. 110.
    #204 - Happy Holidays, more to come in January12/08/2017
    4:49
  103. 111.
    #203 - Libertarian Perspective on Net Neutrality12/01/2017
    13:22
  104. 112.
    #202 - Robert W. Valentine - Chair of the Dutch Libertarian Party11/24/2017
    49:23
  105. 113.
    #201 - Publicity Director of Nebraska LP Zach Taylor on Laura Ebke and The Unconvention11/18/2017
    15:15
  106. 114.
    #200 - Joshua Smith is running for LNC Chair11/10/2017
    21:14
  107. 115.
    BONUS: MNN NYC PUBLIC ADVOCATE DEBATE11/04/2017
    1:09:10
  108. 116.
    BONUS: Alex Merced & Julia Willebrand in 2017 NYC Comptroller Debate11/03/2017
    28:52
  109. 117.
    #199 - Do free markets concentrate power? Do they exist?10/27/2017
    8:02
  110. 118.
    #198 - Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz and Taxation10/20/2017
    9:53
  111. 119.
    #197 - Update on the NYC 2017 Comptroller Race10/13/2017
    6:52
  112. 120.
    #196 - Elijah Finn of the Alt Radio Podcast10/06/2017
    35:12
  113. 121.
    #195 - Alex Merced's Efforts to Promote LIberty09/29/2017
    8:33
  114. 122.
    #194 - Alex Merced talk about bitcoin and cryptocurreny09/22/2017
    31:33
  115. 123.
    #193 - Alex Merced Talk about NYC Comptrollers Race09/15/2017
    38:57
  116. 124.
    #192 - Mike Tolkin, Democrat for NYC Mayor (Smart Cities Candidate)09/10/2017
    30:00
  117. 125.
    #191 - Chris Spangle of We Are Libertarian09/01/2017
    23:56
  118. 126.
    #190 - Alex Merced on the Remso Republic Season 308/25/2017
    38:47
  119. 127.
    Alex Merced Podcasts Update08/23/2017
    2:38
  120. 128.
    #189 - Jesse M. Fullington running for Tennessee State Rep08/18/2017
    21:32
  121. 129.
    #188 - Alex Merced Interview with Think-Liberty.com08/11/2017
    46:03
  122. 130.
    187 - Alex on Hardfire #2 - Books Alex Loves08/04/2017
    14:21
  123. 131.
    186 - Alex on Hardfire #3 - 2017 NYC Comptroller Run07/28/2017
    28:16
  124. 132.
    #185 - Michael Becallo, Libertarian Councilman of Cicero, NY07/21/2017
    36:20
  125. 133.
    #184 - Alex on Hardfire #1 - On 2016 US Senate Run07/14/2017
    28:29
  126. 134.
    #183 - Alex Merced on the Classical Liberal Podcast07/07/2017
    38:49
  127. 135.
    #182 - Beth Silvers of the Pantsuit Politics Podcast06/30/2017
    27:40
  128. 136.
    #181 - Devin Balkind running for NYC Public Advocate06/23/2017
    21:26
  129. 137.
    180 - Aaron Commey Candidate for NYC Mayor06/16/2017
    17:48
  130. 138.
    #179 - Johnny Adams on the Liberty Force Comic Book06/09/2017
    13:45
  131. 139.
    #178 - Jenn Gray of the Leading Liberty Podcast06/02/2017
    16:57
  132. 140.
    #177 - Andrew Hollister for City Council in Rochester05/26/2017
    20:37
  133. 141.
    #174 - Alex Merced interview on Crotch Shot Radio05/05/2017
    52:55
  134. 142.
    #173 - Minarchy vs Anarco-Capitalism04/28/2017
    5:28
  135. 143.
    #172 - Alex Merced on the Libertarian Minority04/21/2017
    17:53
  136. 144.
    #171 - Part 2 - On Nationalism and Immigration04/14/2017
    31:58
  137. 145.
    #170 - Part 1 - Will Coley on Muslims for Liberty/Confronting Bad Ideas04/07/2017
    28:14
  138. 146.
    #169 - Marc Clair on Lions of Liberty, Donald Trump, Paul Ryan and Iron Fist03/31/2017
    24:10
  139. 147.
    #168 - Digital Goods and Inflation03/24/2017
    12:27
  140. 148.
    #167 - Michael Pickens on Libertarian Leadership03/17/2017
    17:30
  141. 149.
    #166 - Kevin Wilson on Sanctuary Cities03/10/2017
    17:12
  142. 150.
    #165 - Katrina Haffner on Avatar: The Last Airbender and Politics03/03/2017
    15:21
  143. 151.
    #164 - So what is Social Justice?02/24/2017
    18:31
  144. 152.
    #163 - Medical Choice Pro-Choice/Life02/17/2017
    12:31
  145. 153.
    #162 - Alex Merced Update & Trump02/10/2017
    13:27
  146. 154.
    #161 - Brian Waddell, Candidate for Borough President of Manhattan02/03/2017
    24:00
  147. 155.
    #160 - Jeanette Simpson of Meet We The People01/27/2017
    22:42
  148. 156.
    #159 - Mike Shipley, Chair of Outright Libertarians01/18/2017
    22:03
  149. 157.
    #158 - Dan Margolis on the Communist Party01/13/2017
    41:42
  150. 158.
    #157 - Interview with Remso Martinez01/06/2017
    29:16
  151. 159.
    #156 - Larry Sharpe on AirBNB and Regulations12/30/2016
    18:54
  152. 160.
    #155 - Sean Themea on Young Americans for Liberty12/23/2016
    15:22
  153. 161.
    #154 - Brandon Morse on Police Brutality.12/16/2016
    20:31
  154. 162.
    #153 - Kevin Wilson on Libertarian Activism in New York12/09/2016
    19:09
  155. 163.
    #152 - Interview with Johnny Adams of Johnny Rocket Launch Pad12/02/2016
    20:00
  156. 164.
    #151 - Josie Appleton on the Busybody State11/25/2016
    23:28
  157. 165.
    #150 - The Civil Rights Act and Discrimination Laws11/18/2016
    17:16
  158. 166.
    #149 - Political Correctness as Intellectual Property11/11/2016
    5:34
  159. 167.
    BONUS - 2016 Election Wrap Up (Why Trump Won and Why It is Not The End of the World)11/09/2016
    14:23
  160. 168.
    US SENATE DEBATE AUDIO: Alex Merced (L) vs Robin Laverne Wilson (G)11/05/2016
    2:01:23
  161. 169.
    #148 - You Pay a lot of Taxes10/25/2016
    14:22
  162. 170.
    #147 - Creativity in Privitization10/18/2016
    11:58
  163. 171.
    #146 - Sovereign Immunity10/13/2016
    9:23
  164. 172.
    #145 - The America Corporations10/11/2016
    7:01
  165. 173.
    #144 - Market Solutions for Maternity Leave10/07/2016
    8:53
  166. 174.
    #143 - The Evolution of How We Work (Uber, AirBnB, Fiverr)10/03/2016
    9:43
  167. 175.
    #142 - The Libertarian View on Unions09/28/2016
    11:41
  168. 176.
    #141 Understanding the Economic Stagnation of the last few years09/21/2016
    16:19
  169. 177.
    #140 - 10% Uniform Transform09/17/2016
    6:49
  170. 178.
    #139 - 7 Principles of Libertarianism09/12/2016
    12:51
  171. 179.
    #138 - 5 Areas where Libertarians will impact in 201609/07/2016
    17:05
  172. 180.
    #137 - Criminal Justice Reform09/03/2016
    17:28
  173. 181.
    #136 - Housing Policy and Prices08/29/2016
    15:01
  174. 182.
    #135 - The Case for Ending the Drug War08/26/2016
    15:07
  175. 183.
    #134 - Message to Bernie Supporters08/24/2016
    11:27
  176. 184.
    #133 - Student Loans and College Tuition08/22/2016
    13:20
  177. 185.
    #132- Rainy Day Accounts08/20/2016
    9:17
  178. 186.
    #131 - Monetary Policy and the Federal Reserve08/17/2016
    26:01
  179. 187.
    #130 - Reforming Deposit and Unemployment Insurance08/15/2016
    13:44
  180. 188.
    #129 - A Libertarian Take on Regulation08/12/2016
    22:55
  181. 189.
    #128 - The 20 Percent Tax Plan08/10/2016
    11:12
  182. 190.
    #127 - My Gary Johnson Townhall Question Answers08/04/2016
    36:02
  183. 191.
    #126 - Why Minorities Should Embrace Libertarianism07/29/2016
    18:11
  184. 192.
    #125 - Why You should vote third party in 201607/24/2016
    10:21
  185. 193.
    #124 - Losses for Liberty in 201607/22/2016
    6:19
  186. 194.
    Episode #124 - Black Lives Matter, Pokemon GO, Mike Pence and more07/14/2016
    23:12
  187. 195.
    #123 - Social Issues Need Cultural Solutions (Guns, Abortion, Hate, Drugs and Immigration)07/06/2016
    10:55
  188. 196.
    #122 - The Gary Johnson Townhall 06/23/2016
    25:02
  189. 197.
    #121 - Understanding the Opportunism of Chuck Schumer06/15/2016
    19:41
  190. 198.
    #120 - 2nd Amendment, Schumer, Due Process, Discrimination06/13/2016
    10:13
  191. 199.
    #119 - Chuck Schumer, The TSA and Robocalls06/06/2016
    6:16
  192. 200.
    #118 - Is a Constitutional Size Government Small Enough06/04/2016
    8:11

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