Written and Produced by

Tom Jennings

Executive Producers

Thomas Skinner
Bob Chitester
Robert Chatfield

Supervising Producer

Robert Kirk


Kenneth Jones
Melanie Cunningham


Brian Noreika
Stephen McCarthy

John McConaghy
Jenny Cousins Garrison
Brian Brian Callahan


Eileen Ruiz
Ernesto Ruvalcaba
Phil Leonard
David Keller
Steven Crell
William Mitchell
Steve Boros
Keith Basket
Tyler Faison
Wes Lofgren


David Tillman

Additional Editing

Rich Hyatt

Online Editor

Marc Bach

Sound Mix

John Warrin

Quotation Voice

Kenneth Jones

Production Services

1895 Films

Executive in Charge of Production

Ellen Farmer

Free To Choose Media

Project Manager

Tara Schupp

Project Assistants

Michael Kraus
Taylor Prach
Charles Santini
Rachael Robertson

Project Accounting

Cindee Behrendt

Product Package Design

Mike Hanel
Len Juniewicz
Joseph Lehr

Production Research

Marley Behrendt
Susan Gable

Archival Material

BackWordz Music Video – “Grindstone”
Charlotte Mecklenberg Library
Creators Syndicate Inc.

The Commonwealth Club of California
Cornell University
Digital Ranch Productions
Free To Choose Network
Hachette Book Group
Jennifer Van Laar
The Larry Elder Show
Library of Congress
Mikkel Aaland
New York Public Library
Rod Searcey
Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Stanford University
Steinway & Sons
Dr. Stephen Camarata
Dr. Steven Pinker
Success Academy
Charter Schools
Susan Muniak
The Rubin Report
University of Chicago
UCLA Library Special Collections
U.S. National Archives

Stock Footage

Getty Images

Special Thanks

United States Department of Defense

Station Relations

De Shields Associates Inc.


Pagona Manologlou

Public Relations

Hawkins Public Relations

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