Tulsi Gabbard, Tom Fitton, Matt Taibbi Speak at FreedomFest 2023 in Memphis—July 13 (Day 2)

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​​FreedomFest, an independent, non-partisan annual event where people with independent minds meet to celebrate freedom in an open-minded environment, is held in Memphis from July 12 to July 15.

Agenda for July 13

9:45 a.m. ET

Welcome
Lisa Kennedy

9:50 a.m. ET

Global Economic Summit
Garrett Baldwin, Steve Forbes, Preity Üpala, Gloria Alvarez, and Barbara Kolm

10:15 a.m. ET

Government Exposed: What Federal Whistleblowers Revealed to Project Veritas
Hannah Giles, Aaron Stevenson, Tara Rodas, Kyle Seraphin, and Arden Young of Project Veritas

10:35 a.m. ET

The Future of Energy: Is 2030 The End of Petroleum or Just the Beginning?
Michael Shellenberger, RJ Burr of PANEX LLC, Dan Sauer from Vertical Petroleum Industries, John Engel of Gulf Coast Western, Eric Rice from King Operating Corporation

11:30 a.m. ET

Tax Strategies To Preserve Your Wealth
Heather Wagenhals, Grover Norquist, Ed Lyon, Daniel Bunn from the Tax Foundation

11:50 a.m. ET

Yrefy-Investing in America’s Future
Laine Schoneberger from Yrefy

11:55 a.m. ET

The Freedom Of Information Act: A Powerful Tool to Protect our Republic
Tom Fitton from Judicial Watch

12:05 p.m. ET

Breakthrough Treatments for Serious Diseases Can Only Happen with Freedom!
Dr. Jack Jacobs from Zhittya Genesis Medicine

12:20 p.m. ET

The Dread of War: An Enemy to Public Liberty
Tulsi Gabbard

12:40 p.m. ET

The Anti-Davos: Unleashing Freedom and Self-Organization Around the World
Brad Lips, Dr. Tom G. Palmer, and Magatte Wade from Atlas Network

5:30 p.m. ET

Evening Welcome
Lisa Kennedy

5:35 p.m. ET

FREE TO SPEAK DAY
Nadine Strossen from Free To Choose Network

5:50 p.m. ET

Digital Freedom: The Next Phase in the Fight for Freedom of Speech
David Sinclair from 4Freedom Mobile

5:55 p.m. ET

Ecomodernism: A Human-Centric Approach to the Problem of Climate Change
Michael Shellenberger

6:15 p.m. ET

The Post-Truth Era: Learning to Navigate Journalistic Misinformation
Matt Taibbi from Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression (FIRE)

6:30 p.m. ET

A FIRE-Side Chat with Nico Perrino and Matt Taibbi
Matt Taibbi and Nico Perrino from Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression (FIRE)

6:50 p.m. ET

“Dirty” Talking With Mike Rowe
Mark Skousen and Mike Rowe from Knobel Spirits