Tag Archives: George Donnelly

Jury Rights Activists Rally in NYC Around Silk Road Trial

Posted to Examiner

January 3, 2015
By Garry Reed

The trial of Ross Ulbricht, accused by the federal government of running the Silk Road “dark web” site on the Internet, kicks off on Monday, January 5, in New York City. Libertarians see the trial as yet another unjust victimless crime prosecution.… Read more ...

George Donnelly seeks to turn over Transparency Caucus, other Libertarian Party projects

In I’ve Evolved … into an Anarchist, George Donnelly writes, in part:

I’ll be phasing out my participation in political organizations, in order to consistently align my actions with my values. Here’s my todo list:

* Study the works of authors such as Lysander Spooner, Samuel Edward Konkin III and Murray Rothbard.

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Libertarians ‘blog 4 liberty’

Posted to IPR by Paulie


Liberty-lovers: what can we do – right now – to get our point of view in front of the public? Let’s create our own media presence to lead by example and get our message out there.

Bloggers, Videographers, LTE-writers, Podcasters, Twitterers and other (social) media people: May I suggest we pick one topic per month and use the power of our pens to ruthlessly attack it, destroying all points of view that favor the maintenance or expansion of (excessive) government power?

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Libertarian Party Transparency Caucus debate

Members of the Libertarian Party Transparency Caucus are debating the controversy between chair Bill Redpath and Political Director Sean Haugh.

West Virginia LP chair Matt Harris writes,

I think we need to issue a release in support of Bill Redpath. A big part of Haugh’s assault was that Redpath chose to deal with the Keaton matter openly and in public.

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Libertarian Party Transparency Caucus resolution authorizing the “My LP” project

The LP Transparency caucus passed the following resolution by a vote of 4-2:

Whereas the LP Transparency Caucus seeks to build greater engagement between the membership and the leadership of the national party, for a more cohesive Libertarian Party that transcends ideological battles;

Whereas party documents of interest to the membership such as meeting agendas, the LNC Policy Manual, budget and other reports, executive committee meeting minutes and pre-2004 minutes can not be found on the LP website;

Whereas there is an urgent need to promptly provide information about the administration of the party to its members so that they may play an active role in the running of the party, thus making for a more effective and accountable LP; and

Whereas members of the caucus have the technical skills, resources and commitment necessary to fill this gap: now therefore, be it

Resolved, the LP Transparency Caucus authorizes the formation of the “My LP” project to publish a website for use by LP members which will enable them to access party information, discuss it and provide feedback to their representatives and appoints George Donnelly as project leader.

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LNC breaks its own rules

Writing for Last Free Voice, George Donnelly has meticulously cataloged no less than six instances of the LNC violating the rules of their own policy manual.

Among the violations:

  • The LNC has not been posting the agendas of their meetings online, as is required
  • The LNC has simply disregarded the rule saying that their meetings must be recorded
  • The “sexual harassment” charges levied against Angela Keaton do not meet the criteria established in the policy manual

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