Paul Stanton makes motion to remove Ryan Ramsey from Florida LP exec comm, then resigns himself

Paul Stanton to LP Florida Exec Comm, sent October 22, 2017 (see link for additional embedded links):

Greetings,

Tonight’s motion 520 is mainly regarding threats and advocacy of violence against me and others, including a current US Senate candidate and former rules chair of the Libertarian Party of Miami-Dade. Additionally, he is a leader in a white supremacist group, the American Guard, a spin-off group of the violent anti-immigrant Sons of Odin – founded by Brien James (who also founded the Vinlanders – a Neo-Nazi group responsible for dozens of murders).

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Paul Stanton: LP Florida Chair Marcos Miralles Must Resign

Email from Paul Stanton:

Greetings fellow Libertarians:

August 30th will mark the one-year anniversary of when you honored me as the winner of Florida’s first-ever statewide Libertarian primary, and Florida’s first third-party primary in nearly a century.  I was deeply humbled by the support shown to me, and thank everyone for helping us set records in 2016.… Read more ...

Paul Stanton: Perhaps “Working with White Nationalists” Is Not the Best Approach?

 

 

 

This was sent to the members of the Libertarian Party National Committee

July 20, 2017


Subject: Perhaps “Working with White Nationalists” Is Not the Best Approach?

Dear members of the Libertarian Party of Florida Executive Committee:
We are losing good members, and the trust of the public, due to the elevation of leaders in extremist hate groups to our party leadership. 
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74% to 26%: Florida Libertarians reject Invictus, nominate Stanton for Senate in Aug. 30 primary

Paul Stanton has handily defeated controversial candidate Augustus Invictus for the Libertarian nomination for U.S. Senate in Florida; with preliminary results showing a margin of almost fifty points (73.6% to 26.4%).

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John McAfee’s Vote Different Initiative endorses Paul Stanton

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The following is a press release from the Vote Different Initiative, an organization founded by former Libertarian presidential candidate John McAfee to support Libertarian down-ticket candidates:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Desarae Lindsay
469-418-2757
desarae.lindsay@gmail.com
http://www.votedifferent.us

The Vote Different Initiative is proud to announce its endorsement of the candidacy of Paul Stanton for U.S.… Read more ...

Darcy Richardson, FL Reform Party gubernatorial nominee, endorsed by Libertarian

by Peter B. Gemma

Richardson, who recently switched from a bid for State Representative as an Independent, is now running for Florida Governor as the nominee of the Reform Party. In 2016, he was a candidate for the party’s presidential nomination.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 28, 2018

MEDIA CONTACT
Austin Cassidy, Campaign Manager
Email: austin@richardson2018.com
Phone: (904) 868-5963

DARCY RICHARDSON SCORES AN EARLY ENDORSEMENT

[JACKSONVILLE, FL] – Darcy Richardson, the Reform Party of Florida’s nominee for governor, received an early endorsement from a prominent former Libertarian on Thursday.… Read more ...

Joseph Wendt: “Inner workings of Invictus 2016 campaign, rise of alt right in LP of Florida, why I withdrew from US Senate race, etc”

Q&A with Joe Wendt:

Question: Tell us how Augustus Invictus got involved in the LPF and your involvement into the campaign?

Joe: Well, believe it or not, Vicki Kirkland introduced me to Augustus. Vicki and her county Vice Chair, Robert Reich, were the ones who recruited and brought Augustus into the party.… Read more ...

The KN@PP Stir Podcast, Episode 140: Special Broadcast from Area 51


Originally posted at Kn@ppster

Topics covered of possible interest to IPR readers include the LP Mises Caucus and entryism into the LP of Florida by white nationalists; fellow IPR writer Thomas Knapp answers a question by yours truly, Paulie.

Some background on the Florida situation for IPR readers who are not already familiar with it:

Joe Wendt withdraws from US Senate campaign, Libertarian Party of Florida active membership

Paul Stanton makes motion to remove Ryan Ramsey from Florida LP exec comm, then resigns himself

Paul Frankel: Why Libertarians need to denounce the Alt Right and white nationalists and don’t need to worry about libertarian socialists and antifa

Paul Stanton: LP Florida Chair Marcos Miralles Must Resign

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