WASHINGTON – Libertarian Party Chair Mark Hinkle commented today on the Transportation Security Administration’s use of strip-search machines at airports.
Hinkle said, “The TSA should end the strip-search machine program immediately.
“We’ve reached a point where our government has no qualms about humiliating us.
“Everyone who cares about civil liberties should be outraged that the Obama administration has shown no respect for travelers’ privacy or their right to be free from unreasonable searches.… Read more ...
On 7 September 2008, the Libertarian National Committee passed a resolution against the war in Afghanistan. To date, we are informed, the party’s staff members have refused to issue a press release on the topic, and have not added it to the LP.org web site as of this writing.
Media release from the Nader Team:
June 13, 2008
RALPH NADER ISSUES STATEMENT ON DR RON PAUL
Washington, DCâ€”â€”Independent Presidential candidate Ralph Nader issued the below statement on Dr Ron Paul today.
â€œRon Paul was a lightning rod for millions of Americans against the war in Iraq and for the protection of personal liberties that the two major parties have turned their back onâ€”by continuing to support the illegal criminal war and the PATRIOT Act.… Read more ...