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FreeSpeak is a podcast brought to you by the Center for Free Enterprise at the University of Louisville College of Business. In each episode, we’ll talk about the role of free enterprise and principled entrepreneurship in improving the well-being of society. We’ll speak with people making the news and making lives better, including business owners, entrepreneurs, authors, and economists.

Current Episode: OJ Oleka

In this episode of FreeSpeak, Steve Gohmann talks with OJ Oleka, co-founder of AntiRacism Kentucky, an organization working to develop a bipartisan policy to eliminate institutional racism within state and local government.

OJ and ARKY co-founder Terrance Sullivan were guests for the October Menard Family Lecture Series event, The Economic Impact of Racism.

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Listen to all our episodes on the official FreeSpeak SoundCloud page.


The COVID-19 Episodes

During the COVID-19 crisis, FreeSpeak episodes will focus on topics related to the economics of the pandemic and will feature a discussion led by Center director Dr. Stephen Gohmann.

Listen to the entire series here.

Upcoming Events


Past Events

Matt Ridley: Innovation and Freedom

November 5, 2020, 4:30 p.m.
College of Business | Online (via Zoom)
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Video


OJ Oleka & Terrance Sullivan:
The Economic Impact of Racism

OJ Oleka and Terrance Sullivan

October 14, 2020, 4:30 p.m.
College of Business | Online (via Zoom)
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Video | Podcast


Menard Family Lecture Series: They Say it Can’t Be Done (Documentary)

September 16, 2020, 4:30 p.m.
College of Business | Online (via Zoom)
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Video|Podcast


Clifton Taulbert: The Comprehensive Impact of an Entrepreneurial Journey

Entrepreneur Clifton Taulbert presenting in the PNC Horn Auditorium

February 19, 2020, 4:30 p.m.
College of Business | PNC Horn Auditorium
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Photos | Video | Podcast


James Otteson: Honorable Business. A Framework For Business in a Just and Humane Society

January 30, 2020, 4:30 p.m.
College of Business | PNC Horn Auditorium
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Photos | Video | Podcast


Bob Lawson & Ben Powell: Two Economists Drink Their Way Through the Unfree World

Bob Lawson and Ben Powell speak at the CFE event

November 4, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
College of Business | PNC Horn Auditorium
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Photos | Video | Podcast


Rob Kapilow: All You Have to do is Listen

October 2, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
School of Music | Comstock Concert Hall
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Photos | Video | Podcast


Magatte Wade: The Moral Impact of Entrepreneurship

Magatte Wade speaks in the Horn Auditorium

September 18, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
College of Business | PNC Horn Auditorium
University of Louisville
EVENT INFORMATION
Photos | Video | Podcast


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