To the problem of Inflation, there is a solution. And it’s perfect in every way imaginable.

At first glance, Inflation seems hopeless. It constitutes an insidious, pernicious cancer growing on society at large, draining what’s left of our prosperity, mortgaging our future, and continuously eroding our material and spiritual well-being. …

The money we use is fake; the consequences are real.

For most of my life, the question of “What is money?” barely ever occurred to me. I took for granted that the stuff we use for money is indeed money. I learned in economics that money is a tool for trade, and whatever we choose to use — whether that’s beads, gold, cows, or paper — as long as everyone believes it’s money, then it’s money, and that’s all that matters. …

How owning and operating a small brewery led to profound revelations about our economy and daily life

Our adventure in this brewery has been fulfilling in many ways, some of which I had never anticipated. We chose this path because we wanted to do something consistent with our interests, something that we could pursue together, and something that would give us the satisfaction from knowing that we’ve made a positive difference in the world, no matter how slight that difference may be and no matter how few people notice or appreciate it. …


John Holler

Co-founder, Holler Brewing Co

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