Libertarians are Liberty’s Worst Nightmare

LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: Written By Crystal Byrd Libertarians, we need to talk. We have a problem. We need to have a heart to heart and you need to hear and absorb some hard truths. If you’re not the reading type there’s an easy chart at the bottom to give you the breakdown.  If

Celebrate Rand Paul’s 54th: Watch His 13 Hour Patriot Act Filibuster Here

Written by: Alex Furman Today Rand Paul turns 54, and to help celebrate who is perhaps Liberty’s most beloved US Senator, we present you Rand’s famous thirteen-hour filibuster of the Patriot Act reauthorization. This contributor remembers the very day of this momentous occasion. Notably, how I came to be curled up in front of an

Top 8 Libertarian New Years Resolutions for 2017

Written by Grant M. Deltz Associate Editor – Follow Grant on Twitter @GrantDeltz Well, 2016 is coming to a close bringing about the new year of 2017. Even though libertarian-minded folk do not like being told what to do, by others or buy themselves, let’s check out some ideas for New Year’s resolutions. 1) Get

Four Reasons Why More Religious Voters Aren’t Libertarians

Written by Paul Cook Many times in our Libertarian circles we hear debates on who we should reach out to more, the right or the left. What we should really be asking ourselves is why we don’t try to focus on reaching out to those voters that are religious? According to the Pew Research Center,

Why I am a Pro Life Libertarian

Written by Grant M. Deltz “You cannot have Liberty without life, therefore, life must be defended, as should our Liberty.”  Now, think, when was the last time a far right pro life supporter mentioned the unintended pregnancy rate or the struggles of being a single mother? When was the last time a far left Planned

5 Things Libertarians Say That Scare Normal People

Written by Crystal Byrd Libertarians profess to want to bring freedom and liberty to the people. That sounds great and noble, but we’re also really great at shooting ourselves in the foot when it comes to that effort. We are often overly vocal about those philosophical stances that will be most difficult for people to absorb,

This is Why Gary Johnson Did Not Do Well

By: Jeff Caldwell, II They said, “Gary Johnson is going to get 15% in the polls and will be included in the debates!” “Gary Johnson is going to get 5% in the election and elevate the Libertarian Party!” “Gary Johnson is going to win a state and force the election to Congress!” The people are

Reality Check and Colbert’s Heart-to-Heart [VIDEO]

Written by Jason Hinrichs Co-Founder of The Reformed Collective, and evidently one of the only level-headed millennials that exist. “Whether your side won or lost, we don’t have to do this shit for awhile.” — Stephen Colbert If I could describe the state of millennials, feminists, SJWs, and overall socialist loving America should-not-be-citizens in one

Post Election Blues? Here Are 10 Ways to Act on Your Libertarian Leanings

Written by Jennifer Giorgi Follow Jennifer on Twitter @jejoagio As with anything that takes up big portions of our life, when it comes to an end we might get a case of post-event blues. The elections coming to an end may trigger feelings of relief or a decision finally being made, fear about what is

Gary Johnson Freaks Out on Interviewer [VIDEO]

Written by Liberty Laura Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson freaked out when a journalist from The Guardian questioned him on his nationally low polling numbers. “Why are you even interviewing me — I don’t get it — if I’m doing so poorly? Is this to preside over a funeral here? It’s not a funeral; it’s