FreedomFest Forum

Sex Workers’ Freedom Impacts Us All

The reasons to decriminalize consensual adult sex work are numerous and compelling. They are based in evidence, in reason, and in the principles that those of us who value liberty, freedom, bodily autonomy, privacy, and choice hold dear. Proponents of the criminalization of consensual adult sex work perpetuate the harms that laws based in ideology,…

Empowering Freedom and Abundance in the Digital Age

Revive Freedom. Restore Truth. Rebuild America. At the core of Epik is our commitment to the principles that have made America a great leading nation for the cause of liberty, truth and a free society. These principles have been under attack more than ever by opposing, tyrannical forces within big tech, major media channels, corrupt…

ARE SAFE DOUBLE DIGIT INVESTMENT RETURNS STILL POSSIBLE?

Stock market returns over the past 15 years have been unprecedented, fueled by trillions of dollars in free money, courtesy of quantitative easing by the Federal Reserve. However, market conditions have changed, just as they did in 2007 and 2008. The effects of rising interest rates, high inflation, increased spending by government and the shutdown…

Sparking Critical Thinking and Constructive Dialogue

COVID-19 disrupted learning on a massive scale. According to McKinsey & Co: “Students testing in 2021 were about ten points behind in math and nine points behind in reading, compared with matched students in previous years.” Educators across the country are stepping up to close grade-level gaps in basic skills, while also grappling with students…

Pursuing a Revival… in Gold

Gold has proven itself over 5,000 years as an unshakable store of value. Today, perhaps more than at any other time in the past few decades, gold’s role in a diversified portfolio of investments has never been more important. Bloated with once cheap debt and struggling against surging inflation, governments and individuals are in the…

Don’t Be Doomed!

I’d like to award you a ⭐️ gold star sticker if you can finish this sentence “Those who fail to learn from the past are _________” Did you get it? I’ll reveal the answer in just a minute. But here’s the problem. Today our country is full of socialists and supporters of big government who…

Free Speech, Now More Than Ever

As we watch the world we built seem to be torn apart before our very eyes, it’s becoming clear to more and more people that  free speech is more important now than it has ever been. Rising fuel prices and the onset of inflation in a down market have gotten the attention of people who…

NFT’s Higher Purpose

All the signs were there.  There were reports of a velvet-rope pixeled, primate yacht party in Brooklyn. Next,  Justin Bieber and his celebrity friends hit the late-night television circuit to showcase their newly acquired digital collectibles. And then came the ultimate market peak headline, “Madonna Reveals Fully Nude NFTs – and a 3D Model of…