Tag Archives: Martin Luther King Day

Jim Duensing running for Libertarian nomination for President of USA

Speaking on WYBS radio this morning, former Libertarian Party of Nevada and Libertarian State Leadership Alliance chair Jim Duensing confirmed that he is seeking the Libertarian nomination for President of the United States.

Duensing supporters were seen at the Libertarian Party of Nevada convention this past weekend wearing Jim Duensing for President T-Shirts.… Read more ...

Jim Duensing of Nye County Libertarians: TV interview about MLK Day rally in Nevada at shooting range

For background, see earlier IPR story. In comments, Jim Duensing, Communications Director for the Libertarian Party of Nye County and former state chair, brought this TV interview to our attention:

Libertarians holding MLK Day rally in Nevada at shooting range

Press release sent to contact.ipr@gmail.com:

Martin Luther King Jr Day Rally
Saturday January 15th
Bell Vista Shooting Range

A rally honoring Freedom Fighter Martin Luther King Jr. is being
sponsored by the Libertarian Party of Nye County at the Bell Vista
Shooting Range on Saturday, January 15th. The program including two
Pahrump Town Board Members and the Senior Pastor of a local Baptist
church begins at noon.… Read more ...

A community coalition, which includes the Green Party of Georgia, meets with GA corrections officials

Bruce Dixon is a member of the Green Party of Georgia State Committee. The article, excerpted below, appears on the website of Black Agenda Report where Dixon is a managing editor, and was republished on 12/24/2010 at San Francisco Bay View, a national black newspaper:

Community Coalition Meets With GA Corrections Officials, Visits First Prison.Read more ...

Libertarian Party Monday Message: Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Posted a week ago at LP.org:

Dear Friend of Liberty,

While Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. never held political office, his impact on American politics and public policy was huge.

Dr. King knowingly risked his life working for freedom and equality during dangerous times for blacks in America. He advocated using non-violent means, such as civil disobedience, to achieve change, and he was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize.… Read more ...

Green Party of Michigan: Rev. Edward Pinkney to appear in Detroit on MLK Day

Hat tip and thanks to Green Party Watch for the info. Reverend Edward Pinkney is Honorary Co-Chair of the Green Party of Michigan.

Full story with background at People’s Tribune
Another Victory And Another Defeat

By Attorney Hugh “Buck” Davis

…He [Reverend Pinkney] will speak in Detroit on January 18, at 12 noon, at the Martin Luther King Day Rally and March for Jobs, Peace and Justice at Central United Methodist Church, 23 East Adams at Woodward (contact 313-702-5558).Read more ...