Libertarians are just people who believe in the non-aggression principle and want to end marijuana prohibition, the drug war, and all other victimless crime laws. Let's take a look at the religious, social, political, legal, and commercial considerations that keep marijuana illegal.
September 5 is Jury Rights Day. Do you know that juries have a right to judge the law as well as the accused? Learn how you can nullify victimless crime laws!
Free speech can only justifiably be banned in the private sector. Unfortunately, there is no private sector. The Government-Corporatist Complex controls everything.
Some say libertarians don’t have a sense of humor. Some say they can’t laugh at themselves. But libertarians do laugh at themselves—and at you too!
How Deeply into the Ages of Legend and Lore, of Fables and Folktales, doth Our Libertarian Roots entwine? Be they as Olde as All Others? Come then, seek Sooth!
There are not only many types of libertarians but many crossover shades and degrees and nuances and subtleties within each type. The facets are nearly endless.
Some people who just don’t get libertarianism create strange negative spherical cow theories about it, making themselves even more confused about libertarianism.
It’s high tea time to remind every chow hound and potluck politico there’s no free grubstake for a club steak and a Green New Deal won’t get you a free square meal
Libertarians, if you want to wean your friends off socialism explain that without a vibrant market economy nothing else is possible. The Nordics already know this.
Libertarianism is an individualist philosophy that should never become a dogmatic ideology. One way to prevent that from happening is to just peacefully disagree.
Meet this American libertarian voluntaryist who is a real anarcho-capitalist, someone who believes in laissez-faire free markets, not coercive crony corporatism.
Libertarians have long called government the root of all evil since the egomaniacs who run it use coercion, intimidation, and fraud to gain their power and wealth.
A popular self-delusion is that we know ourselves and others better than others know us and themselves. It’s why people constantly get libertarianism so wrong.
Antisocial but not sociopathic, brilliant but not autistic, vengeful but not irrational; is she a libertarian hero or a victim of mental and emotional disorders?
Even as superhero Voluntaryist fights anti-freedom villains in the comic pages he carries the fight for Peace, Justice and Liberty against all Aggressors Online.
Progressives, Conservatives and Libertarians cannot communicate with one another because they all speak in different dialects of the same language. Why is that?
When a culture's ideas don't get adopted into wider society, they die. The choice is cultural diversity or cultural segregation. What do most people really want?
Anything and everything can be a syndrome today. Do you have a syndrome? Do you have the Libertarian Non-Aggression Syndrome? Or the vile Saul Alinsky Syndrome? Or…
The holiday season is full of fun, family, festivities and, sadly, political correctness, intolerance and social triggering. But this fun article is fun of ALL!
Whether you love him or hate him, Kaepernick’s protests never involved throwing rocks through windows or fists at people’s faces. Libertarians can at least appreciate that.
Think government licensing stops buildings from falling down, restaurants poisoning diners and people driving on the wrong side of the road? It doesn’t. You do.
If evolution has sped up to the extent that it has affected our racial, sexual and gender issues does that mean the libertarian philosophy will evolve faster too?
A thought project for libertarians and everyone else: Answer your own questions—how would YOU solve society’s problems without coercion, intimidation or fraud?
Like him or not, in this age of outsider politicians a potential Libertarian swing vote in the Senate might help offset the emerging Democratic Socialists.
This isn’t an attempt to explain economics or markets or trade, just an attempt to make sense out of the nonsense of trade in the economic world.
Public education is meant to impose conformity on the young and to give the state power over them. However, the purpose of free education is to empower the individual.
No one was actually born libertarian. Most came from some collectivist philosophy before finding libertarianism. We all have our “Becoming” stories. What’s yours?
“White Privilege” betrays MLK’s dream of judging everyone by the content of their character because it calls white people racists based on the color of their skin.
How to help others understand the beauty of the libertarian philosophy of peace, freedom and compassion for everyone without leaving the comfort of your armchair.
Libertarians are split on abortion. Here’s an opinion based on rationally defined terms and a logically applied Non-Aggression Principle, not on personal attacks.
Reviewer: The author describes his novel as “combining elements of advanced fighter jets and individualist freedom (Think Top Gun meets The Fountainhead).”
So many people have Conceptual-Reality Undifferention Disorder (CRUD) that it needs its own entry in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Cognitive Disorders.
Consciously or subconsciously we all label each other until we get to know each other as individuals. But some people never get beyond their negative labeling
There’s more to your mocha than you ever imagined: The black brew perks up political, social, cultural, health, business, psychological and now even legal issues.
Without a free libertarian future the mercenary scam of fleecing taxpayers for government-corporatist profits will continue into the world of space sports.
Finding no antidote to the SJW-left in libertarianism some went over to the alt-right Dark Side and became alt-liberARYAN, becoming no better than the alt-left.
Do T-shirts and gimmie caps and politically oriented buttons fall under free speech rights at Minnesota’s voting polls? Or must everyone obey the fashion police?
Forget government-issued specie and online cryptocurrency. The ultimate monetary unit is finally here and it’s easily available to all—Libertarian ChocoChange!
People need to stop kidding themselves; the only real alternative to the endless forms of authoritarian government is the libertarian voluntaryist free society.
Online debate sites are a swamp that will drown the unwary. Only those who stay calm and make their attackers defend their own insults have a chance at survival.
Libertarians are everywhere, online and off, in politics, society, communites, your neighborhood, fighting the culture war against the authoritarian left and right.
People who don’t want to admit that they just don’t get libertarianism but want to sound informed create endless counterfeit libertarians and pretend they’re real.
Those who claim to be “former” libertarians are simply those who never fully grasped libertarianism; they never really got beyond their old left-right politics.
No matter how rude, crude, imbecilic and wrong anti-libertarian mockery gets on the internet it still means this: modern American libertarianism is here to stay!
“The Six Conundrums of socialism” has been around for years. Lefties, righties and libertarians have bunked, debunked and rebunked it. Now it’s your turn everyone.
Libertarians want justice for everyone but too many people wear “social justice” as a mask to camouflage what they really want: Social control over everyone.
Because of deeply held philosophical, psychological and emotional differences libertarians rarely become groupthinkers and groupthinkers rarely become libertarians.
The Non-Aggression Principle is not a philosophy, not a textbook, not a user manual, not the Ultimate Answer to Life, The Universe and Everything. It’s a principle!
“Socialism is inherently immoral unless it becomes voluntary – Capitalism is potentially dangerous unless it is bound by the Non-Aggression Principle.”
It’s hard for libertarians to take the high road in response to fake news and hate speech when the road that Salon and AlterNet obsessively take is the sewer.
Freethink and Groupthink are deeply embedded mindsets. These viscerally experienced differences can only be accommodated in a free and openly voluntary society.
A libertarian advocate writes that libertarians should stop just advocating and launch a “hands-on movement.” Where has this person been for the last 70+ years?
Infighting keeps libertarianism viable, vital, vibrant, vigorous, virtuous and ultimately victorious. Infighting is libertarianism’s strength, not its weakness.
Those cynics who perpetually sneer, “If libertarianism is such a good idea why aren't there any libertarian countries?” will find their answer in this article.
Our attempts at civil online discourse frequently devolve into insults, mockery and ridicule along with endless mutual charges of “Contrived Social Constructs.”
Some libertarians won’t touch Social Security, Medicare or other government graft; others say everyone has a moral right to loot the government looters.
What’s the problem with “former libertarians?” They reject freedom and responsibility, can’t get beyond the politics, and can’t kick their addiction to coercion.
The free rider “problem” isn’t just a politico-economic issue but a personal and social issue as well. It’s time to discuss the noneconomic aspects of free riding.
Remixing America’s Map: 51st states, seceding states, disjointing states, recombining states, re-entering states, 124 states – how many stars on Old Glory? (Humor)
Can all types of anarchists work together? Anarcho libertarians say “Yes” if collectivist anarchists will accept property rights and the non-aggression principle.
The healthcare crisis has been around for a very long time. Libertarians know its cause: The Government. Libertarians also know its cure: The Private Sector.
Nobody can accurately predict the future yet we’re being told that a humankind smart enough to create robots is too stupid to create whole new industries for itself.
Libertarians are individualistic by nature and political parties are collectivistic by nature. Trying to shoehorn individuals into a collective will always fail.
Saving the World by Changing the Past: ‘Wayward World’ Book Review of a libertarian science fiction timetwisting, telepathing, wormholing romp through history.
The problem isn’t that the minimum wage is back in the news since it’s always in the news; it’s that too many people confuse a minimum wage with a “living wage.”
A website asks "Should a politician, who has been formerly convicted of a crime, be allowed to run for office?” Libertarians will ask, ”Is this a trick question?”
Dueling libertarian economists: When one asks why any libertarian would take Universal Basic Income seriously another sarcastically tells why some actually will.
Some activists communicate their libertarian ideas through books, novels, articles, videos, webzines and social media sites. Jaime Sherman uses his comic book superhero “The Voluntaryist.”
The writer of a book titled “How Libertarians Can Stop Being Wrong About the NAP” gets most of his own dogmatic views of the Non-Aggression Principle wrong.
One antagonist challenged libertarians how they would “deal with” a system of white supremacy and then rejected all answers without offering any answers himself.
Libertarian anarchists see a “voluntary libertarian government” as an oxymoron. But if it’s non-aggressive and voluntarily funded would it still be an oxymoron?
The Obama-Clinton connection with Marxist/Socialist “avatar” Saul Alinsky-may be irrelevant now that Trump is President but what about an Alinsky-Trump connection?
Libertarianism means “I want the liberty to grow rich and you can have the liberty to starve"—according to science fiction master Isaac Asimov’s rebuff of fellow SF master Robert Heinlein’s libertarianism.
Most criticisms against libertarianism are based on false assumptions or strawman arguments, but these five legitimate critiques get five legitimate “Short Answers.”
In November the Federal REAL ID Bullies began threatening more states to adopt their national identification system or their citizens will be made to suffer.
Every time a “Not Enlightened Like Us” candidate like Trump wins the Presidency the whole Hollywood herd starts packing their bags for a move to another country.
Politicians like Hillary Clinton never accept blame for anything. Neither do psychopaths. To quote Mark Twain following a similar observation, “but I repeat myself.”
Five percent of the vote would have qualified the LP to receive federal funds in 2020. Would the anti-government Party of Principle take the taxpayer’s money and run again? Of course it would!
In the process of keeping their purity the Libertarian Party captured few votes but in the process of turning the Party over to “Republican Lite Libertarians” they’ve lost their moral compass.
Just who are these people of the Modern American Libertarian Movement, how did they get this way, and where did they all come from?
Let’s face it, nobody, even the most zealous Big L Libertarian Party activist, really believes that Gary Johnson will be the next President of the US. Unless one of these scenarios plays out…
Are Millennials really the most libertarian generation in modern American history? Are they really supporting Libertarian Party Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson?
How many libertarians have encountered a socialist online who disdainfully presumes to know more about libertarianism than libertarians know about libertarianism?
If we’ve learned nothing else from this presidential election circus it’s that politicians can’t be judged on the basis of their current political party labels.
During this Election cycle the phrase Alt-Right was dredged up from the SPLC by Hillary and flung into mainstream America’s face like a zoo monkey flinging feces.
Tired of mucking through mounds of political pap in search of a little liberating sunlight? Time to escape into the Libertarian land of ink and artwork: The comics!
There’s a difference between the libertarian movement and the Libertarian Party, but that’s no reason for Libertarian Party candidates to compromise on principle.
Some people think America is slowly degenerating into a police state but most libertarians know we already got there years ago; today it’s only getting worse.
Some see taxation as “what we pay for civilized society” while others see it as a necessary evil and still others, like libertarians, see it for what it is; theft.
Welcome to the Political Safari into the national preserve known as the District of Columbia, a zoological garden set aside for the country’s lower order of vertebrates.
Governments are run by psychopaths and they don’t care about pollution, they care about their own power. The only solution is a voluntary libertarian society…
It’s time to get over the wasted vote nonsense. It’s your vote, not somebody else’s. Your vote is a symbol of your principles, your character, your values...
Extraterrestrial Lizard Trolls run the Online World from atop their New World Order Social Media Pyramid Facebook+Pixabay A little over a year ago Students For Liberty posted Anne Butcher’s “The Unofficial Guide to Libertarian Facebook...
There should be little doubt why the left-right hatred in America today has gotten so deeply violent: It comes from the top. It's politics as usual.
It's untrue that the non-aggression meaning of libertarianism exists only in the United States. In fact the "NAP" definition continues to spread around the world...
Individuals are not well served by institutions that create manmade laws conjured up by a Political Ruling Class and blindly imposed on them by an Enforcer Class.
Political correctness is an obsession with America's political left. They had better get ahead of the offensive term "robot" before those life forms become sentient...
The anti-freedom anti-individualist anti-voluntaryist crowd sees libertarians as their enemy yet knows absolutely nothing about libertarianism.