Tag Archives: Coronavirus

Pat Buchanan: Coexistence with China or Cold War II?

Patrick J. Buchanan was the Reform Party’s 2000 presidential nominee.  He is a leader of the paleoconservative movement that prefaced the creation of the Constitution Party and other smaller right wing parties.  Buchanan published the following editorial today on his official website Buchanan.org:

Under fire for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump, his campaign and his party are moving to lay blame for the 80,000 U.S.… Read more ...

Ron Paul: Authoritarians Using Coronavirus Fear to Destroy America

Former Congressman Ron Paul was the 1988 presidential nominee of the Libertarian Party. His two runs for the Republican presidential nomination in 2008 and 2012 brought notice to the libertarian movement.  He published the following editorial on the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity site today: 

A Fresno, California waffle restaurant dared to open its doors for business this weekend to the delight of a long line of customers, who waited up to two hours for the “privilege” of willingly spending their money in a business happy to serve them breakfast on Mother’s Day.… Read more ...

Darrell Castle: Free Speech and Dr. Judy Mikovits

Darrell Castle, the 2008 vice presidential nominee and 2016 presidential nominee of the Constitution Party, released his podcast The Castle Report Friday along with a transcript of the show excerpted below: 

Hello this is Darrell Castle with today’s Castle Report. Today is Friday May 8, 2020, the 75th anniversary of VE or Victory in Europe Day.  … Read more ...

Kokesh Campaign Manager: Demand an In-Person Convention ASAP

The campaign manager for 2020 Libertarian presidential candidate Adam Kokesh, Elijah Jon Gizzarelli, sent out the following statement today, demanding the Libertarian Party hold its National Convention in-person and as soon as possible, despite the coronavirus pandemic. 

My fellow members of the Libertarian Party,

The LNC will be holding a meeting on Saturday, May 9th, in order to decide the fate of our National Convention.… Read more ...

Chuck Baldwin: Trump Fast-Tracking Forced Vaccinations

Chuck Baldwin, the 2004 vice presidential nominee and 2008 presidential nominee of the Constitution Party, published the following editorial today:  

Donald Trump is, once again, showing his true colors: He is in the process of fast-tracking forced vaccinations for the coronavirus.

The narrative that corona poses a serious health risk to the vast majority of people under the age of 80 who have a normal, healthy immune system is a bald-faced lie.… Read more ...

Howie Hawkins Announces Running Mate

2020 Green Party presidential frontrunner and party co-founder Howie Hawkins of New York has made his choice for a running mate. In an announcement posted today on his campaign website, Hawkins revealed that Angela Walker of South Carolina accepted his invitation to join the campaign as his preferred vice presidential pick.… Read more ...

Dan Behrman: We are Still in the Race!

2020 Libertarian presidential candidate Dan “Taxation is Theft” Behrman sent out the following release today providing some updates on his campaign.

COVID-19 has disrupted the race, but we are still fighting!

There are two very important announcements today.

First, Taxation Is Theft Fest 2020 is now being promoted on all of our social media platforms.… Read more ...

Constitution Party: Navigating COVID-19 but Leaving Americans’ Liberties Intact

Darrell Castle, the 2008 vice presidential nominee and 2016 presidential nominee for the Constitution Party, wrote the party’s official statement, released today, addressing the coronavirus pandemic. 

A Response to the Crisis by the Constitution Party

In the management of the current national crisis involving the Covid-19 virus, the actions of the Federal Government are unprecedented and violate the Constitution of the United States in many ways.… Read more ...

Ron Paul: The Federal Reserve: More Lethal than Coronavirus

Former Congressman Ron Paul was the 1988 presidential nominee of the Libertarian Party. His two runs for the Republican presidential nomination in 2008 and 2012 brought notice to the libertarian movement.  He published the following editorial on the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity site today: 

Last week the Federal Reserve announced it will keep interest rates at or near zero until the economy recovers from the government-imposed shutdown.… Read more ...

Jacob Hornberger: Justin Amash, LP Interloper, Part 8

2020 Libertarian presidential candidate Jacob Hornberger, whom the readers of IPR previously interviewed, has started a series on his campaign blog about Libertarian Congressman Justin Amash.  Amash is also running for the Libertarian presidential nomination.  Parts 1 and 2 of Hornberger’s series were posted here.  Part 3 was posted hereRead more ...

LNC Votes to Cancel Austin In-person Convention, Will Decide Alternative Next Week

As first reported at Ballot Access News, at the much publicized Zoom meeting today, the Libertarian National Committee (LNC) voted nine to seven to cancel the in-person National Convention scheduled for Austin later this month.  This comes in light of the coronavirus pandemic that has resulted in the death of over 60,000 Americans and led to the cancellation of most public gatherings. … Read more ...

Howie Hawkins: May Day is Red and Green

Yesterday, Socialist Party USA presidential nominee and leading candidate for the Green Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, Howie Hawkins, posted the following statement on his campaign website concerning the history of May Day:

May Day, or International Workers Day, is celebrated with marches and rallies every May 1 to lift up the working people and their demands for freedom, equality, and justice.… Read more ...