Author Archives: Caryn Ann Harlos

About Caryn Ann Harlos

Caryn Ann Harlos is a paralegal residing in Castle Rock, Colorado and presently serving as the Communications Director for the Libertarian Party of Colorado, Colorado State Coordinator for the Libertarian Party Radical Caucus, as well as Region 1 Representative on the Libertarian National Committee. Articles posted should NOT be considered the opinions of the LPCO, LPRC, or LNC nor always those of Caryn Ann Harlos personally. Caryn Ann's goal is to provide information on items of interest and (sometimes) controversy about the Libertarian Party and minor parties in general not to necessarily endorse the contents.

LPedia Revived, Revamped, and Open for New Account Creation is a wiki collaborative history of the Libertarian Party started in February 2005 by Shane Cory as an replacement for the older The site had gotten into maintenance trouble in June 2013 when new account creation was disabled and fallen into technical disrepair as the MediaWiki engine went through version upgrades without being installed on LPedia primarily due to the fact that there simply was not enough staff time to keep the site updated and the account creation was leading to potential security risks while it was installed on the same server as the main website.… Read more ...

D. Frank Robinson: LINC 2020

In an interview with Ari Armstrong in 2001, LP principal founder David F Nolan expressed his view that the LP ought to put more emphasis on Congressional elections.

I have shared that view since my proposal I called LINC 80 (Libertarians IN Congress ’80) was met with a shrug by the LP administrative leaders at that time.… Read more ...

Montana US House Candidate in Special Election Seeks Support

Libertarians this is our chance! Are you tired of the two party system yet? Most people are, but getting a third party candidate elected is pretty hard, but in Montana we have this amazing chance to win a federal congressional race in Montana. Ryan Zinke vacated his seat to become Secretary of the Interior leading to a special election May 25th.… Read more ...

NJ Libertarians Nominate Pete Rohrman for Governor

In front of a sold-out crowd at Rutgers University on Saturday, the NJ Libertarian Party nominated Marine Veteran Peter Rohrman for Governor. Rohrman’s platform includes property tax reform, school choice, legalizing marijuana and ending corporate welfare.

Rohrman first gained attention with strong campaigns for Bergen County Freeholder.

“I believe in maximizing personal freedom.… Read more ...

Independent Record: Libertarians Pick Inverness Rancher for Congressional Race

Montana’s Libertarian Party picked Mark Wicks to be its candidate in the May 25 special election, finalizing the slate to fill the state’s vacant congressional seat.

The 46-year-old cattle rancher and writer from Inverness will be up against Democrat Rob Quist, a political newcomer, and Republican Greg Gianforte, who unsuccessfully ran for governor last fall.… Read more ...

Liberty for America- February 5, 2017 Edition

Liberty for America
February 5, 2017
A New Year

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Subscriptions are free and do not cost any money.… Read more ...

2017 Libertarian Party of Connecticut Convention

As you may know, our annual convention is scheduled for March 11, 2017 at 1PM in Westrbook, at The Deck 359 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498. This is our annual meeting to set the size of the State Central Committee, select its officers and attend to party business.

This is an important year because we’re also focusing on municipal races and the formation of town committees.… Read more ...

Robert J. Bentley: Libertarianism is the Only Way to Save Our Country’s Future

Read the original article at The Libertarian Vindicator:

As the Donald Trump presidency is well underway in Washington there is fear running around on multiple sides of the political spectrum on what might happen to our country. Politicians talk a great deal about the future of our country and what can be done to save it from destruction.… Read more ...

Green Party of the Pikes Peak Region begins efforts to enact Sanctuary City Status for the City of Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO/USA, February 10, 2017 – The Green Party of the Pikes Peak Region has released a Sanctuary City proposal that aims to protect the most vulnerable members of our society by ensuring that no local resources are used to carry out racist and dehumanizing federal mandates targeting undocumented immigrants.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party of Nevada- BREAKING: Cuban libertarian activists sent to the Gulag!

Via Original Press Release here

The civil rights and human rights case regarding the two jailed Cuban libertarian activists just took a dark turn. As of this afternoon, Mises Cuba reports that Ubaldo Herrera Hernandez and Manuel Velazquez Visea are incarcerated in Cuba’s infamous Melena II prison. Various human rights groups have documented conditions at Melena II, and it’s Cuba’s equivalent of the Gulag in Soviet Russia and the labor camps in North Korea.… Read more ...

FOX 13: State dissolves Independent Party of Florida

TAMPA (FOX 13) – Hundreds of thousands of voters registered with the Independent Party of Florida started receiving letters this week notifying them that their political party has disbanded. The move has left the party founder, Ernie Bach of Largo, furious with what he considers an over-reaction by the Florida Division of Elections.… Read more ...

Freedom Socialist Party: ‘Take a righteous stand against Trump’s police-state deportation orders’

The Freedom Socialist Party denounces Donald Trump’s Feb. 21 outrageous, inhumane deportation orders, commits itself to defend immigrants of whatever status in every way possible, and urges others to do the same.

Trump directed these orders to be enforced against any and all of the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants that federal agents or local authorities round up or merely encounter.… Read more ...