About the Author
A lifelong advocate of freedom and free markets, Don Fredrick has consistently promoted the reduction of government interference in both the personal and economic lives of Americans. He is the author of What You Don't Know About Economics Can Hurt You and Colony 14, a novel about America's future if it continues on its collectivist path, and the tale of freedom fighters whose principles lead them to take on the world. The author was born in Chicago and lived in the area until late 2007. He has two adult children and now lives with his second wife in a quiet beach town where he paints, reads, and writes articles for his Web site, www.colony14.net.