Andrew Wilkow began his show on TheBlazeTV Monday by calling attention to the way progressives claim they create choices in the market. Rather than staying out of the market and allowing consumers/citizens to decipher and make their own decisions, progressives create a scenario where the only choices are superficial. For example, if you were allowed to chose any color hybrid you want, while the decision for color is up to you, you’re stuck driving around in hybrid. This disregard for individual freedom within the free market leads to bigger questions and scenarios–like what to do when the market has said we don’t want products from a large company like GM?

Ed Butowsky of Chapwood Investments joined Wilkow Monday to discuss the negative effects government intervention in the free market has had on our monetary policy and overall economy: