AEI’s $50,000 video contest to make the case for capitalism

October 2, 2012

In June, the American Enterprise Institute announced a $50,000 contest for videos under two minutes that make the best moral case for free enterprise. 

The deadline passed last month and the winner will be announced next week, but AEI has set up a gallery of featured videos from their entries. 

One submission came from Art Roper, whose “The Road to Freedom” may be seen as an attempt to get in the heads of the judges given it’s also the title of AEI President Arthur Brooks’ book

Finalists will be judged by a panel including: S.E. Cupp, New York Daily News columnist and MSNBC host; Jonah Goldberg, American Enterprise Institute fellow, author of “The Tyranny of Clichés” and National Review editor; Kristina Kendall, executive producer for “Stossel” on the Fox Business Network and Remy Munasifi, comedian.

See the full gallery of 20 highlighted videos at AEI and see if you can predict next week’s winner. Who do you think has the strongest moral case for free enterprise?

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