Good Ancestry

#6 – The Meaning of Freedom and MMT

Episode Summary

Tyler Emerson talks with Geoff Ginter, a sharp advocate for single-payer health care in the U.S., and the economic lens known as modern monetary theory (MMT). Geoff became an online sensation in 2017 after a video clip went viral of his interaction with Rep. Tom MacArthur at a town hall in Willingboro, NJ, where he confronted MacArthur about his vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act. 

Episode Notes

Tyler Emerson talks with Geoff Ginter, a sharp advocate for single-payer health care in the U.S., and the economic lens known as modern monetary theory (MMT). Geoff became an online sensation in 2017 after a video clip went viral of his interaction with Rep. Tom MacArthur at a town hall in Willingboro, NJ, where he confronted MacArthur about his vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act. 

Music: Gymnopédie No. 1 by Erik Satie