Category Archives: Pittsburgh

The Liberty-Stealing Commerce Clause

We found the above interview to be telling. The constitution was initially designed to protect individual freedoms — your innate (God Given, many argue) right to your body, the fruits your labor (e.g., you’re not a slave in any portion … Continue reading

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Here’s Your War on Drugs at Work…

The Libertarian Party is not a fan of many of the drug war laws in the United States, believing that they create too many criminals out of otherwise consenting adults.  Not that we condone the use of drugs (or the … Continue reading

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ObamEnomics

Contrary to popular belief, ObamEnomics are not all that different from George Bush’s: Pandering to Big Banking still rules the roost, while legislation proposed does nothing to deal with the real problem — The Big Banks will still have their … Continue reading

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Warm and Fuzzy Tax Collection

This should make you feel all warm and fuzzy. Problem with such efforts is what it implies: the government sees fit to know every little detail about you, tax scofflaw or not. Perhaps if people actually felt the taxes they … Continue reading

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Left vs. Right Political Spectrum: Inadequate and Misleading

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Is the Tea Party Co-Opted by “Better Run Big Government” Types?

Libertarians are for freedom — your right to your own life and labor, and the fruits thereof. These do not belong to the majority of this or that election, some politician catering to special interest, etc. Here’s a good interview … Continue reading

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Two Libertarians elected in Houston, PA

Congratulations to Paula Meddings and  Chad M. Roberts — Libertarians elected to borough council in Houston, PA. Read more about it here: http://www.observer-reporter.com/or/localnews/localeln110309

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Republican and Democrats Grow Deficit to the Moon

Pittsburgh knows deficits. In the end, you can’t spend yourself to riches or indebt yourself to wealth. Neither the Republicans or Democrats seem to be capable of real change. But it can change with Libertarian candidates, and it all starts … Continue reading

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Bob Barr Coming to Pittsburgh Friday, October 10 at CMU!

Bob Barr’s campaign has announced that Libertarian Presidential Candidate, Bob Barr, will be speaking on the CMU campus for the CMU political lecture series on Friday evening. The event is open to the public, and there will be a meet … Continue reading

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Republicans anti-Democracy When it Comes to 3rd Party Choice

From the Campaign of Libertarian Candidate for President, Bob Barr: August 25, 2008 6:32 pm EST Atlanta, GA – Bob Barr’s presidential campaign has recently learned of an action by the McCain campaign and the Pennsylvania Republican Party to have … Continue reading

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