In this episode of Freedom Lovin’, Kevin discusses parts of Wes Bertrand’s book “Complete Liberty Inside Out”. Namely, how domination systems create a world filled with a lack of trust, and denial of self-responsibility, and what can you do about it.

Topics discussed:

-Party for Freedom October 2nd:

-Solar Punk Summit: October 20-24th 

Complete Liberty Inside Out Chapter Reads

-Self Responsibility

-Obedience to authority as mainstay

-Surrendering to systems of domination

-Conformity to adults’ desires

-Sacrificing needs for autonomy

-Normalizing domination 

-Systems as human constructs and traps

-Gravitation to safety within the system

-Selfishness as a confusing term

-Training to believe that nobody can be trusted

-We’re taught not to question 

-Extrinsic motivators, rewards & punishments

-Intrinsic motivation & trust in ourselves

-Rebellion or submission?

-The mind is what the brain does- we think our own thoughts

-Domination systems convince us that we are not in charge of our own actions

-Punishments and rewards diminish self responsibility

-Cultivating a compassionate and loving mindset

-How this applies to today

-Australia as 1984 world

-Deferral of responsibility by the police in Melbourne, “just following orders”

-Fundamentals of why things are happening, and taking self responsibility

-Making your bed as an act of responsibility

-Building the new world on a shaky foundation


Party for Freedom October 2nd:

Solar Punk Summit: October 20-24th

Wes Bertrand interviews:

Freedom Lovin’ Episode #2: Breaking Free

Freedom Lovin’ Episode #89: Complete Liberty Inside Out


Complete Liberty Inside Out (book):
No Agenda Podcast: 

Follow Freedom Lovin’:


Please give us a rating & review on iTunes!
Freedom Lovin ‘on iTunes


Picture of Kevin Koskella

Kevin Koskella

Living free in an unfree world. Live the life of permanent travel, and declare as much freedom as you can, despite the crazy world we live in. Kevin explores the world and how to achieve and maximize freedom in life.

Read the Book

Share the podcast

Episodes you may like