Gary Johnson will be on 60 Minutes tonight. I can’t believe how great this cycle has been. It’s a vindication for all the years of people telling libertarians to give up on growing a third party and change it from the inside. Not once have I been asked in 2016, “Who are you guys running?” […]
An email newsletter has long been something I’ve wanted to add to We Are Libertarians. Time has prevented us from starting one, and it will be our foe in the future. We will email one a day as time allows, but there may be some days where we just don’t have the chance to put […]
Watch the documentary based on the book by Peter Schweitzer.
I am often asked what are my favorite libertarian podcasts. Everyone has different tastes, so here are the ones I personally enjoy the most. We have a full list of libertarian websites and political sites here. Maybe I missed some on the list? Let me know. Spangle@wearelibertarians.com We Are Libertarians – We Are Libertarians brings all of the irreverence […]
And now for the post no one asked for: how Primary Day election law works. Primary Day is a selection and not an election. So should one vote tomorrow? When a voter walks into the polls on Primary Day they are asked to to select a Republican, Democrat, or nonpartisan ballot. A nonpartisan ballot lets […]
(Be sure to check out Greg Lenz’s impressions here.) As anyone listening to the podcast knows, I’ve been very critical of Donald J. Trump. I find him boisterous to the point of banality. He’s a master marketer with no real product to sell. But I’m a fair-minded person. In 2007 and 2008, I saw many of […]
Description of this TedTalk: “As president of the American Enterprise Institute, Arthur Brooks is changing the way conservatives think about poverty and opportunity. Conservatives and liberals both believe that they alone are motivated by love while their opponents are motivated by hate. How can we solve problems with so much polarization? In this talk, social […]
Mitt Romney has become the most vocal critic of Donald Trump. The 2012 Republican Presidential candidate spoke about Trump’s record. And then was challenged on Meet the Press. Watch both: The Speech Meet the Press
A very boring and low rated show takes on the back mole of America. “We cannot keep getting blinded by the magic of his name. We need to see him through fresh eyes. Don’t vote for him because “he tells it like it is.” He is a bullshit artist. Don’t vote for him because he […]
Local politics — schools, zoning, council elections — hit us where we live. So why don’t more of us actually get involved? Is it apathy? Dave Meslin says no. He identifies 7 barriers that keep us from taking part in our communities, even when we truly care.