Stephen Perkins: Is Taxation Theft?

On this first episode of 2017, I talked with my long-time friend, Kristoffer Nielsen about a whole array of topics, saving politics for last.

We discuss the difference between Scandinavian and American cultures, coffee, alcohol, and our 2017 plans. We end the show talking about why he considers himself a Voluntarist Minarchist, which leads to a discussion about whether or not taxation is theft.

Oh yeah, and I let him send whatever he wants from my Twitter account, which leads to this damning tweet:

About Stephen N. Perkins

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Stephen N. Perkins envisions a world where people are free to fulfill their God-given potential, collaborate with others, and take ownership in their communities. His mission is to help emerging leaders inspire others and influence change. Stephen founded OUTSET in 2014 as a venue for smart commentary on politics and culture from the next generation of conservative voices. His writing centers around changes within conservative politics, with an emphasis on individual liberties, technology, entrepreneurship, media, and civic engagement. Outside of OUTSET, Stephen can be found enjoying a cigar, red wine, or a drive in his Jeep Patriot named Reagan. Originally from Houston, Stephen now lives and works in the DFW metroplex.