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What If the Oscars® Included Videos About Economic Freedom?

red carpetThe Liberty Video Awards

Roll out the red carpet! Here comes the 2013 Liberty Video Awards. is hosting our own online awards to recognize some of the best videos from the past year that celebrate the benefits of economic freedom.

Each day this week, we’ll announce the nominees in one of four categories and give you the chance to vote for your favorites. The categories are:

  • Best Narrative
  • Best Docu-mini
  • Best Lesson in Economics
  • Most Humorous

The winners of each category will have a runoff this Friday, when voters will decide on the best overall economic freedom video of the year.

To get started, watch these videos and cast your vote for Best Narrative.


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The American Enterprise Institute’s “The Moral Paper Route

“We who live in free-market societies believe that growth, prosperity, and ultimately human fulfillment are created from the bottom up, not the government down.”


The Fund for American Studies’ “It’s a Wonderful Life! (with Capitalism)

“Ever wonder what life would be like without capitalism? Join The Fund for American Studies on a journey to an alternate universe—one where capitalism no longer exists.”


LIBRE Initiative’s “My American Experience

“My family and I have succeeded by following the path to freedom. But that path is on the verge of vanishing. What we’re starting to see here in America now is a growth in the size and the scope of government that is now starting to look like the governments that we left behind.”

Don’t forget to cast your vote, and make sure to come back tomorrow when we’ll unveil the nominees for Best Docu-mini.