Category Archives: Libertarian Party

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 ...

Tom Knapp: ‘I’m Shopping for Platform Shoes’

Thomas L. Knapp at Kn@ppster:

To whom it may concern:

The Libertarian National Committee will soon select five members of the 2018 Platform Committee as provided for in Article 11 of the Libertarian Party’s national bylaws.

There’s some internal debate on the LNC as to the content of the application for that selection process, but I expect that the process will begin soon, so I’m going to go ahead and announce my interest in filling one of those committee seats and ask for the support of interested LP members in getting one of them:

Hey, everyone!… Read more ...

Marc Montoni: Erdogan’s Reichstag Fire

Long time Virginia LP activist Marc Montoni (recently moved to Colorado) at freevirginia.blogspot.com:

Islamists and the American political left have been attempting mightily to portray ISIS as a project of Israel.

It would be hilarious if normal people didn’t think it was a credible story.

It is true that American money and material support has found its way to the murderous 8th century bigots of ISIS.  But ISIS would not exist without Turkey.  It is a proxy militia that was created, armed, and supported by Turkish intelligence.… Read more ...

Josh Sigurdson: Gary Johnson EXPOSED – Sabotage, Lies & Corruption

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Libertarian Party of Tennessee elects new officers

LPTN.org:

(from left to right) Cole Eble (Vice-Chair), Tom Arnold (Chair),

David Jones (Secretary), and David Sexton (Treasurer)

Among other business, the Libertarian Party of Tennessee elected a new slate of officers. Tom Arnold was elected chairman. Cole Eble was elected vice chairman. David Jones was elected secretary. David Sexton was elected treasurer.

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Augustus Invictus Discusses the Libertarian Party

Augustus Invictus

Augustus Sol Invictus, a Florida attorney who received extensive media coverage for his 2016 campaign for the Libertarian Party’s nomination for U.S. Senate, posted the following as the fourth newsletter for The Revolutionary Conservative.  Invictus gave IPR permission to republish.

I am proud to announce that my son, Cesare Zagreus Invictus, was born this morning in the Waxhaws, just a stone’s throw from where Andrew Jackson was born in South Carolina.… Read more ...

Adam Kokesh: Did the Trump/Johnson Effect destroy libertarianism?

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Virginia: Former Libertarian Congressional Candidate, Convicted of Presidential Death Threat, to Run for State Legislature

As reported by WUSA 9 News:

Eight years after he emailed the Secret Service and threatened to kill President Barack Obama, a Northern Virginia man is now out of prison, equipped with enough signatures in at least one county to run for the House of Delegates. … [Nathan Daniel] Larson intends to run for Virginia’s 31st House District, an area encompassing Prince William and Fauquier Counties.

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LOLA DC Are Celebrating Women’s History Month With an Event Celebrating Three Mothers of Liberty (Plus Provide a Link for a Free E-Book)

WILL YOU BE IN D.C. MARCH 16TH? JOIN US!

On March 16, 2017, our LOLA DC Chapter is celebrating
Women’s History Month by hosting an event open to
WOMEN and MEN recognizing three mothers of liberty: Isabel Paterson, Rose Wilder Lane, and Ayn Rand. Check out their Facebook Event page by clicking HERE!Read more ...

Jay Stooksberry: The One Reason We Can’t Solve the Gendered-Bathroom Issue

Jay Stooksbury

Bloke or Sheila? Caballero or Señora? Sailor or Mermaid? Stallion or Filly?

We’ve all been there before—excusing ourselves from our meal while we dine out at our favorite local restaurant, only to find ourselves at a curious crossroads of picking the appropriate (yet obnoxiously-named) gender-specific bathroom.

This has become a hot topic of late—the gender-specific bathrooms that is, not the obnoxious names.… 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 ...

Brent DeRidder: Taxation Is Theft

Taxation is theft because words have definitions. Words evolve so perhaps one day taxation will not be theft. However, the idea will be the same despite having to be expressed using different words.

Taxation is theft even if you buy me something nice with the money.

Taxation is theft even if you buy someone else something nice with the money.… Read more ...