Thomas E. Woods, Jr., is the New York Times bestselling author of 11 books, including The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History and Meltdown (on the financial crisis.) A senior fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute, Woods has appeared on MSNBC, CNBC, FOX News, FOX Business, C-SPAN, Bloomberg Television, and hundreds of radio programs... (Read More)
A reader writes:
I am a high school senior, who is about to graduate. I am torn between two different career choices: entrepreneurship, or constitutional law. I love politics, and I love talking about theory of government. That is what I am passionate about. Yet I hear voices, not all of them bad (Peter Schiff and Walter Block) that say that it’s better to go to college and get a degree that’s worth something, specifically accounting and engineering. I want to do that, and I want to be an entrepreneur, make peoples’ lives easier and make a lot of money and really make an impact through philanthropy. I cannot see how these options can overlap.
I ask you for guidance. All I request is that you make career choice a talking point. I doubt I am the only high school youth that follows you. Help us out.
Thank you for your time reading this, and I pray that it moves you and rallies you to help your young libertarians out.