Heinlein, author of a number of fundamental science fiction novels, provided an eerily relevant social critique of the overreach of government.
Robert A. Heinlein
Robert Heinlein was a prolific science fiction writer, who built a career on weaving the ideas of liberty into the fantastical tales he spun.
Friedman discusses has book,The Machinery of Freedom, and offers some additional insights he has had since its publication.
William H. Patterson Jr. discusses his biography of Robert Heinlein.