Tag Archives: terrorism

Jill Stein: After US Airstrikes kill 73 in Syria, Time to End Military Assaults that Breed Terrorism


Press release from Green presidential candidate Jill Stein, July 21st, 2016:

Once again our hearts are breaking – this time, with the tragic news of the deaths of at least 73 civilians, including 35 children, as a result of US airstrikes on the village of Tokkhar in Syria. This horrific attack, the deadliest assault on civilians in the military campaign against ISIS to date, happened because our military admittedly made a “mistake” in identifying these men, women, and children as Islamic State combatants.… Read more ...

Jill Stein: Statement on the Tragedy in Nice, France


From Jill2016.com, July 15th, 2016:

Our hearts are breaking once again for victims of violence: this time, the eighty-four dead and several more injured in the horrific attack on Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, France. This despicable assault, as well as others in the Middle East, Africa, and in our own country, must lead us to redouble our efforts to put the world on a path of nonviolence even as we try to intercept those planning to commit such heinous crimes.… Read more ...

Jill Stein calls for “transformational solutions” to address climate change and terrorism

Speaking in Paris at a Women Facing Climate Change forum, Jill Stein, a candidate for the Green Party presidential nomination said “It is critical that we stand up and stand together across issues, and across borders, to be a unified political force for people planet and peace over profit. The minute we stand up, we are unstoppable.… Read more ...

LP: Are drone strikes in Yemen convincing its civilians that the U.S. government is the most dangerous terrorist?

From LP.org

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Are drone strikes in Yemen convincing its civilians that the U.S. government is the most dangerous terrorist?

The Libertarian Party calls for an immediate end to drone strikes in Yemen
The Libertarian Party calls for an immediate end to drone strikes in Yemen.

“Yemenis perceive the U.S. drones strikes, which are killing peaceful citizens, to be acts of terrorism,” said Geoffrey J.

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ROOT: George Costanza for President

George Costanza for President
Seinfeld shows the way to save the U.S. economy

Remember “Seinfeld”? It was one of the most successful TV series in the history of American television. The show revolved around Jerry Seinfeld and his buddy George Costanza. George was the ultimate loser. Everything he did was a colossal failure.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: Patriot Act renewal gives terrorists another victory

by R. Lee Wrights

“The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and thus clamorous to be led to safety), by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.”
– H.L. Mencken

BURNET, Texas (June 1) – Using the same tactics of secrecy, deceit, outright lies and fear that they have been using for ten years, Democrats and Republicans steamrolled over the opposition and stampeded Congress into renewing several provisions of the Patriotic Act last week.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: The killing of Osama bin Laden

by R. Lee Wrights

BURNET, Texas (May 3) – It will not be a popular thing to say, but the truth is the truth. I am deeply saddened by the death of Osama bin Laden. His demise is not cause for rejoicing, in my opinion. That is why I am perhaps even more troubled by the spectacle of Americans celebrating and dancing in the street to the chant of “U.S.A, U.S.A,” whipped up into a patriotic frenzy and oblivious to the reality that this was an illegal and immoral act which offends the very values which makes us who we are.… Read more ...

John Jay Myers: “War for Terror” speech and video

From John Jay Myers:

I gave my “War For Terror” speech to a local mostly left leaning group, it was a huge success. I am giving it again Thursday night at the University of North Texas.

During the speech I had mentioned the Libertarian party and or philosophy several times.… Read more ...

Former Arizona Sheriff Richard Mack: Greatest Threat is not Terrorists, It is the Federal Government


Former sheriff of Graham County, Arizona, Richard Mack, will be a featured speaker at the Spring 2011 Constitution Party national meeting in Pennsylvania.  In a statement by Mack reproduced at the Constitution Party discussion forum, Mack argues that “the greatest threat we face today is not terrorists; it is our own federal government.”  From the CP forum:

I’m Richard Mack, former sheriff of Graham County, Arizona, and long-time crusader for freedom and individual rights.

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Libertarians condemn FBI raids

Liberty Point:

The NC Libertarian Party has issued a statement condemning the Sept. 24, 2010 raids by FBI agents on the homes of 14 anti-war activists in Minneapolis and other cities. They also called the issuance of grand jury subpoenas in the investigations a “fishing expedition” designed to justify prosecution of anti-war activism.… Read more ...

Arizona Green Party continues to advocate for non-violence after tragedy in Tucson

From an Arizona Green Party press release, as posted by Ian Wilder at onthewilderside.com

The Arizona Green Party is both saddened and outraged in response to the acts of domestic terrorism that plagued not only the City of Tucson this weekend, but our whole nation. Our hearts go out to Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords as well as all the victims and their families, friends, and communities affected by this senseless tragedy.… Read more ...

Wayne Root: TSA: The Three Worst Letters in the English Language

 Privatize and Profile: Two Simple Solutions to Solve the TSA National Security Mess.

 By Wayne Allyn Root, former Libertarian Vice Presidential Nominee and Best-Selling author of “The Conscience of a Libertarian: Empowering the Citizen Revolution with God, Guns, Gold & Tax Cuts.”

 Usually creeps go to prison for feeling up women and young children.… Read more ...