Jan 19, 2018
Note about editing: About 45 minutes of this episode was lost due to technical difficulties. We will re-record the lost portion in a future episode. We apologize!
In this episode, we raise the stakes on our prohibition series by discussing a vice lesser-known to be prohibited: gambling. Gambling has a rich history in many regions of the world, but one thing is consistent: some form of betting is illegal in almost every country on the planet. But why? Why are some games permissible, but others not? Let’s take a look!
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Gambling has been
demonized by churches, governments and political movements in some
form since the first lot that was cast. But the truth is, there’s
nothing aggressive or dangerous about making wagers and taking
risks. The fact that gaming is still illegal in some places shows
that we have a long way to go to achieve human freedom. If you
would like to fight back, abstain from participation in state-run
lotteries, find ways to gamble online, and support the
These are just a few examples of Peaceful Treason.