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David Nolan proposes resolution for LNC consideration

As reported by George Phillies in IPR comments, Libertarian Party co-founder David Nolan has proposed the following resolution to be considered at this weekend’s LNC meeting:

“WHEREAS the Libertarian Party can grow only by attracting new members and supporters, and

“WHEREAS libertarianism is a unique political philosophy, distinct from both contemporary liberalism and contemporary conservatism, and

“WHEREAS we need the support of both former liberals and former conservatives who have come to realize that libertarianism and the Libertarian Party offer a better path to achieving a just, humane and prosperous society

“The Libertarian National Committee hereby resolves that our party, its representatives and staff should always state clearly and unequivocally that we welcome individuals from across the political spectrum who now accept the libertarian principles of self-ownership and non-aggression.”… Read more ...

Libertarians: Left, Right or Neither?

The big Libertarian Party news in the last few days has been Democratic Party mailers sent to conservative voters asking them to vote for Libertarians as “true conservatives” rather than Republicans (see here and here). And, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Chuck Donovan, the Libertarian [..] steadfastly attacked Isakson as something other than conservative.… Read more ...