I attended a meeting last night at the Clark County Government Building regarding the switch to voting centers on election day. These voting centers, similar to the way early voting works, will allow voters to go anywhere in Las Vegas on election day - not just their historic polling center. These will be used starting with the primary elections in 2018 county-wide and have already been successfully utilized for municipal elections this year.Read more
In the United States, a person becomes a legal adult at 18 years old. This is the age the government requires you to be before you can buy tobacco products, serve in the military, or vote in elections. 18 is meant to be the beginning of the challenges, responsibilities, and freedom of choice that is adulthood.Read more
While undergoing the process of interviewing for an internship at the Libertarian Party of Nevada, my thoughts on this subject became razor sharp, and I felt I should share why I believe the things I do.Read more
'Member that guy Austin Petersen? 'Member how he was so excited to take the Libertarian Party to the next level? Dr. Marc Allan Feldman even called him the "freedom ninja in your face libertarian" during his closing remarks at the 2016 Libertarian Party National Presidential Nominating Convention held at the Rosen Centre Hotel and Resort in Orlando, Florida.
Guess what? He is running for...
If you have spent more than five minutes around the Libertarian Party you have certainly heard the expression "taxation is theft." There are many articles out there about why taxation is theft and to quickly go over it they will all basically tell you that theft is the taking of something by force or coercion without the owner's permission. These articles will then go on to tell you that the government forces you to pay taxes whether you agree to or not and will threaten you with jail or wage garnishment or both and therefore taxation is theft.
Many people in the Libertarian Party have started to do something called The Libertarian Tip. Basically here's how it works:Read more
Libertarian Party of Nevada denounces Venezuelan regime, unites with Libertarian Movement of Venezuela
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Las Vegas, Nevada (6/26/2017) - The Libertarian Party of Nevada condemns the prolonged brutality of the Maduro (Chavista) regime against the people of Venezuela, persisting to this day even as the Venezuelan state crumbles against the massive civil revolt.
Simon Bolívar, the founding father of Venezuela, Colombia, Bolivia, and Peru said “Damned be the soldier who points his weapon at the people.” The Maduro regime's crimes in the year 2017 include: 1) Kidnapping and disappearance of dissidents by police and the Ministry of the Interior; 2) Imposing martial law and summary execution of civilians, including journalists and unarmed minors; 3) Deployment of mobile paramilitary forces against unarmed civilians, such paramilitary forces having carried out kidnappings and extrajudicial killings.Read more
Partido Libertario de Nevada denuncia al régimen venezolano, se une con Movimiento Libertario de Venezuela
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Las Vegas, Nevada (26/6/2017) - El Partido Libertario de Nevada condena la prolongada brutalidad del régimen de Maduro (Chavista) contra el pueblo venezolano, persistiendo hasta el día en que el Estado venezolano se desmorona ante la masiva revuelta civil.
Simón Bolívar, el padre fundador de Venezuela, Colombia, Bolivia y Perú, dijo: "Maldito sea el soldado que apunta su arma contra su pueblo". Los crímenes del régimen de Maduro en el año 2017 incluyen: 1) Secuestro y desaparición de disidentes por parte de la policía y del Ministerio del Interior; 2) Imposición de la ley marcial y ejecución sumaria de civiles, incluidos periodistas y menores desarmados; 3) Despliegue de fuerzas paramilitares móviles contra civiles desarmados, tales paramilitares han realizado secuestros y ejecuciones extrajudiciales.Read more
By Ron Knecht and Geoffrey Lawrence
Some people seem to have it all.
During our lives, we’ve noticed that many successful people we know in business also find time to stay physically fit, eat healthy diets, read broadly, soak up culture and stay well informed. And make a great home life for their children. The success of many high achieving people often isn’t confined to just one area of life but extends to a number of dimensions.Read more
By Ron Knecht and Geoffrey Lawrence
Recently, Ron spoke to the Good Government Group in Douglas County. Among other things, he said that automation creates more jobs than it destroys. One thoughtful chap challenged that claim.
Is it true? Are robots and other devices and methods ultimately going to leave everyone unemployed?Read more
The 79th Session of the Nevada Legislature has finally ended! Armistice Day was Monday, June 5th, and I’ve been waiting to hear whether Governor Sandoval has chosen to sign or veto some of the most important bills we worked on. Overall, I’d say the 79th Session was a resounding victory for the Libertarian Party of Nevada. In Elliot Malin’s words, “we made out like bandits” - though not without some scattered defeats.Read more