This documentary features Nobel economist Milton Friedman and seven young adults discussing our government's potential to act as an agent for social change. They examine those factors which have worked to maintain outdated public policies despite a shift in public opinion. This program, filmed at Stanford University in California, originally premiered on PBS in March of 1984 and is presented in three segments: Beneficiaries, Bureaucrats, and Politicians. Participants include Richard Vigilante, Harry Crocker, Gary Jenkins, Lee Liberman, Steve Calabresi, David Brooks, and Carola Mone. ©1983 / 85 min.