Author Archives: Aaron Starr

Wayne Root on RT America

RT America broadcasts from studios in Washington, DC.

Wayne Root speaks on:

  • Ron Paul’s ongoing campaign to establish libertarian values
  • Libertarian Party Nominee Gary Johnson’s campaign
  • Libertarian ideas entering mainstream thought
  • Ending the Federal Reserve and instituting a gold standard
  • The folly of foreign wars

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Wayne Root: Say Goodbye to Europe

As published in Newsmax.

Say goodbye to Europe. Last week — if you were paying attention — the facts finally came out. The EU is in dire straits.

For the first time, experts admit Greece will have to exit the EU. But that’s just a small part of a very big problem.

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Wayne Root: Why are All the Leftist Politicians Who Hate the Rich…So Filthy Rich?

As published at Townhall.com.

Have you ever noticed how almost all the leftist politicians who hate and want to punish the rich with draconian tax increases…are filthy rich themselves? Confusing, isn’t it?

Actually, once you know the truth it’s really quite easy to understand.

Take France’s new Socialist President Francois Holland.

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Wayne Root: Are You Ready to Bail Out a Continent?

As published in the Washington Times.

It was bad enough that the U.S. government risked trillions of taxpayer dollars bailing out banks, car companies, insurance companies, Wall Street firms, and Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. We’ve even bailed out foreign banks and foreign countries (Greece). But have you ever considered bailing out a continent?

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Wayne Root Addresses Harvard

Wayne Root addresses class at Harvard where he:

  • promotes free markets and personal freedom
  • states there is no difference between Republicans and Democrats, and the need for a third party
  • describes the importance of having goals, being relentless, being patient, being enthusiastic, having energy, maintaining a positive attitude, having unwavering faith in yourself, running scared, having positive addictions, having many deals in the pipeline, being an intelligent risk taker, owning a business, creating success from failure and overcoming rejection
  • asserts that when you give something of value away for free, you always ultimately get something back in return

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Wayne Root: ‘Atlas Shrugged: Is American Business Going on Strike?’

Wayne Root’s latest commentary published at Townhall.

The U.S. economy is crumbling. Businesses are collapsing in record numbers. The real unemployment rate approaches 15% (or higher). 45 million Americans are on food stamps. Over 10.8 million Americans are on the Disability rolls. Tax revenues are down dramatically. All this while Obama has added thousands of new IRS agents, added over 60,000 new mandates, rules and regulations, turned the National Labor Relations Board over to radical union hacks, passed rules to satisfy radical extremist environmentalists, and chooses to target, demonize, and punish the wealthy.

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Wayne Root’s Interview on Willie Cunningham Show

Wayne Root was interviewed Tuesday on the Willie Cunningham Show on WLW 700 AM,  Cincinnati, a 50,000 watt clear frequency station, the largest station in Ohio and the Tri-State of Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.

Some examples of reactions from Libertarian Party of Ohio’s membership:

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LNCC: Defeating Your Opponent with Mail and Phones

HOW MAIL AND PHONES CAN TAKE DOWN A STRONGER OPPONENT

Dane Strother of the Democrat consulting firm Strother Strategies lays out how traditional phone and direct mail help crack an election rigged in favor of a political dynasty — the powerful three-term president of the Cherokee Nation. Previous opponents had tried the traditional debates, rallies and TV ads, only to fail.… Read more ...

Press Release: Oregon Secretary of State Issues Ruling in Favor of Reeves Group of LPO Officers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE • APRIL 11, 2012
Oregon Secretary of State Issues Ruling in Favor of Reeves Group of LPO Officers

SALEM – For the second consecutive day, the legal winds have blown in favor of the Reeves group of officers in the continuing dispute over the Libertarian Party of Oregon’s (LPO) leadership and governance.… Read more ...

Press Release: Reeves Group Encouraged by First Hearing over Future of the Libertarian Party of Oregon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE • APRIL 10, 2012

Reeves Group Encouraged by First Hearing over Future of the Libertarian Party of Oregon

OREGON CITY – In the first court session related to preliminary motions in the case of Tim Reeves et al. vs. Wes Wagner et al., the Reeves group left encouraged and confident.… Read more ...

Wayne Root’s Clarification of Cunningham Show Comments

Wayne Root requested that the following be posted on IPR:

Yesterday, I appeared on the Bill Cunningham Show and overall it went very well. However, some people are making unfounded claims that I endorsed Mitt Romney for President based on a couple of sentences where I did not express myself as clearly as I should have.… Read more ...

Starr: Wiener Enters Race for LP Vice Presidential Nomination

Wiener Announces Bid for Libertarian Party’s Vice-Presidential Nomination

As a member in good standing of the Libertarian Party since 1972, Daniel Wiener today announced his willingness to be drafted as the Libertarian Party’s 2012 Vice-Presidential nominee.  Prior to his current service on the Libertarian National Committee, Wiener’s personal profile included stretches as Newsletter Editor, Executive Committee member, Judicial Committee Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer, Vice-Chairman, and Chairman of the Libertarian Party of California. … Read more ...