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Libertarian Party Radical Caucus Endorses and Funds Candidates for Second Year in a Row

In 2016, just barely over six months since its formal organization the Libertarian Party Radical Caucus (LPRC) disbursed $2208.71 to radical candidates and endorsed many more. Continuing in this commitment, the LPRC has distributed $1,500 to radical candidates in partisan races for the 2017 elections, split amongst three candidates, for a donation of $500.00 each.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party Radical Caucus: Libertarian Wing of the Libertarian Party Endorses, Funds Radical Candidates for Office

lprcsocialArlington, VA – The Libertarian Party Radical Caucus (LPRC), known as the “libertarian wing of the Libertarian Party”, announced today its endorsement of 19 candidates running for office on the Libertarian Party ticket during the 2016 election cycle.

The endorsed candidates are seeking positions at the local, state, and federal level.… Read more ...

Craig Bowden via the Libertarian Party Radical Caucus: Wisdom v. Reality

lprcsocialBy Craig Bowden as posted on the website of the Libertarian Party Radical Caucus:

Radicals in the Libertarian Party were challenged to respond to an article written on LibertyPoint.org entitled Wisdom vs. Reality: Libertarian ‘wisdom’ vs. ‘real’ politics. As a radical, I decided to offer my two cents to the issue in response.… Read more ...

Steve Scheetz: Message to All Libertarians

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Steve Scheetz is the former chair of the Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania and presently serves as the treasurer of the Libertarian Party Radical Caucus. His following “Message to All Libertarians, ” is being published on IPR for the first time:

Message to All Libertarians 

There has been much discussion regarding what Gary Johnson and Bill Weld have been saying in public, as the Libertarian Party Nominees for President and Vice President of the United States.… Read more ...

Brian W. Ryman: What it is like to run as a libertarian

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The following was posted in the Libertarian Party Radicals Facebook group on July 25th, 2016 by Brian W. Ryman, a former Libertarian Party candidate for the Ohio state legislature (H/T IPR’s Paulie):

What it is like to run as a libertarian.

There are a number of good people who actively work to bring about a libertarian society.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party Radical Caucus: Convention News Text Updates

lprcFrom the Libertarian Party Radical Caucus Facebook Page:

STAY INFORMED AT CONVENTION: the LPRC will have a text update system to share info on floor votes, functions, meetings, etc at the convention. Before that time we’ll probably send a few test messages, so if you’re okay with that just text YOUR NAME to 919-906-2106.… Read more ...

The Libertarian Party Radical Caucus Issues its Positions on Platform and Bylaws Committee Recommendations

791109168f9766207150ef17018da8beec8199aeFrom the LPRadicals website:

The Libertarian Party Radical Caucus has reviewed the reports of the Bylaws Committee and the Platform Committee and issued its positions and recommendations. On items on which there was “no position” taken there was either not a clear radical concern or there was not consensus amongst the LPRC Board.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party Radical Caucus Endorses Darryl W. Perry for President

ad39eaac-93f5-4764-831e-235654c5051bThe Libertarian Party Radical Caucus announces its Endorsement of Darryl W. Perry for President. You can learn more about Darryl’s campaign at: http://darrylwperry.com/

From Darryl’s Campaign Platform: I support reducing the size, scope and power of government at all levels and on all issues, and oppose increasing the size, scope and power of government at any level, for any purpose….In every matter, I adhere to the consistent application of the principle of the non-initiation of physical force or fraud.… Read more ...

Ruwart: The Future of the Libertarian Political Movement

Posted by Mary Ruwart on the Libertarian Party blog on May 23, 2011:

The Libertarian Parties of New Hampshire and Massachusetts present a National one-day political conference “Future of the Libertarian Political Movement”.

Hear the first Libertarian Presidential debate of the 2012 season:

R. Lee Wrights vs. Roger V. Gary. The New Hampshire and Massachusetts Libertarian Parties are each giving a first-round delegate vote to the winner of the post-debate straw poll.

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Ruwart: How to Argue Against Victimless Crime Laws

Dr. Mary Ruwart is an At-Large Representative on the Libertarian National Committee, an active member of the Texas LP, and a leading expert in libertarian communication.  In this column she offers short answers to real questions about libertarianism.  To submit questions to Dr. Ruwart, see end of column.

How can I argue against victimless crime laws without sounding like I approve of those acts?Read more ...

Ruwart: Is libertarianism the “ultimate answer” to the world’s problems?

Excerpted from the Liberator Online newsletter from the Advocates for Self-Government:

Mary RuwartAsk Dr. Ruwart

Dr. Mary Ruwart is an At-Large Representative on the Libertarian National Committee, an active member of the Texas LP, and a leading expert in libertarian communication.  In this column she offers short answers to real questions about libertarianism. Read more ...

Libertarian Party Radical Caucus plans 2010 Convention Activities

Posted by Morey Straus in LP radicals yahoo group. Reprinted with permission. I added some embedded links. -p


Since people are starting to buy convention packages, I’ve been nudged to get something out there about radical activities at nat con.

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been working with the help of some co-conspirators to put on an alternative event to the Sunday evening (5/31) Boortz dinner.… Read more ...