Thomas L. Knapp at Kn@ppster:
It’s been a little while since my last update, and simultaneously quite a bit has happened and not much has happened.
Caryn Ann Harlos was elected permanent chair of the committee. Mimi Robson is in the middle of being elected secretary (the email ballot hasn’t ended yet, but IIRC there’s been one NOTA vote and a whole bunch of votes for her).
Read more ... “2018 Libertarian Party National Platform Committee Update”
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LIBERTARIAN PARTY OF OREGON TO HOLD 2017 CONVENTION Saturday, 17 June
The Libertarian Party of Oregon will hold its 2017 business convention, featuring Libertarian National Committee Chair Nick Sarwark and the founder and chair of the Libertarian Party Historical Preservation Committee, Caryn Ann Harlos as speakers.
The convention will be held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland on 17 June 2017, starting at 9:15 in the morning. …
Read more ... “Libertarian Party of Oregon: Sarwark, Harlos to Speak at Convention”
the latest episode of his eponymous podcast, historian, author, Ludwig von Mises Institute senior fellow and non-party libertarian Tom Woods is joined by Libertarian National Committee Region 1 representative (and Libertarian Party Radical Caucus member) Caryn Ann Harlos. Topic: “Where Is the Libertarian Party Today, and Where Is It Going?”
Suit was filed in the District Court for Colorado on behalf of Caryn Ann Harlos (Libertarian Party of Colorado Communications Director and Region 1 Representative of the Libertarian National Committee–personally and not in the names of these organizations), Kiyomi Bolick, and Andrew Madson alleging that Colorado Revised Statute 1-13-712, subsections 1 and 3, violate their civil rights to free political speech.… Read more ... “LPCO Director and LNC Region 1 Representative Caryn Ann Harlos Files Suit in Colorado to Fight Restrictions on Political Speech”
By Caryn Ann Harlos, originally published earlier today at American Third Party Report
A few weeks ago, the US District Court for the District of Arizona issued it’s Order denying the request of the Arizona Libertarian Party (AZLP) for an injunction regarding legislation that tremendously increased the threshold burden for its write-in candidates in its closed primary.… Read more ... “Caryn Ann Harlos: Arizona Ballot Access and Denial of Preliminary Injunction”
By Matt Welch, Reason.com, July 10th, 2016 (featuring IPR contributor Caryn Ann Harlos):
This morning we posted my column about the Libertarian Party convention from the August/September issue of the print magazine, cheekily titled “
The Libertarian Party Moment: Taking the naked leap from the margins to the mainstream.” In it, I make the claim that, striptease performances notwithstanding, “The radicals and free spirits lost.… Read more ... “Matt Welch: Did the Libertarian Radicals Lose Their Inter-Party Fight? Not So Fast, Says One”
IPR’s Caryn Ann Harlos spoke for Libertarian Party vice presidential candidate Will Coley at the LP national convention this past weekend (6 minute video):
Caryn Ann Harlos is Social Media Chair of the Libertarian Party of Colorado. She also is a writer and frequent commenter here at
In this video, Caryn is speaking for herself, not as a representative of the LP of CO.
Posted to a Facebook Page dedicated to the LP’s NAP
The NAP Pledge is as follows: To validate my membership, I certify that I oppose the initiation of force to achieve political or social goals.
The Statement of Principles of the Libertarian Party states: [W]e support the prohibition of the initiation of physical force against others.
Read more ... “Caryn Ann Harlos Challenges Presidential Candidate Austin Petersen Re: Lack of Belief in LP’s Non-Aggression Principle”