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|To all our supporters, members, friends, and the South African public, please take all necessary steps to remain safe and healthy in these very difficult times.
The FMF has been hard at work researching the impact of the lockdown, especially the impact of regulations on poorer South Africans.
To read all of the FMF's work on the COVID-19 lockdown thus far, click here.
|New FMF article|
Government is itself to blame for the precarious position in which South Africa finds itself economically. Therefore, it would be unwise for us to then identify government as the solution that those who are economically disempowered have been waiting for. If we bestow government with more power, particularly the power to force the internet and data service industry to provide ‘free data’, then we can expect the economic malaise we find ourselves in to be exacerbated.
To read further, please click here.
|Latest FMF event video|
A horrible budget in horrible times – Dawie Roodt
|SAVE the dates|
|Thursday, 10 September 2020 POSSIBLE launch of "Economic Freedom of the World 2020" @ FMF – more info to follow
Wednesday, 30 September 2020 PROBABLE launch of EWC second edition "Security of property rights in South Africa: a critical response to expropriation without compensation" @ FMF – more info to follow
|Latest Free Marketeers episodes (listen, subscribe, share)|
Lockdown 2020: Undermining liberty – A discussion with Jeffrey Tucker
|FMF in the media|
Media release – Ministerial discretion under the ULTRA Amendment Bill will cause land dispossession on a huge scale
FMF CEO Statement – On the declaration of the illegality of lockdown regulations
FMF interview on eNCA– Govt forcing people to ignore lockdown regulations – Chris Hattingh
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Hunter hastings on how entrepreneurs beat the state
Time to salute our Non-Profit Organisations