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Libertarian Party: Why a President Romney Would be More Dangerous than President Obama (June 28, 2012, 01:58 PM)
The Libertarian Party released a press release following the Supreme Court’s ruling on Obamacare. It entails why electing Mitt Romney for President would be disastrous.
Johnson Campaign to Organize Protest at CNN HQ (June 28, 2012, 03:22 AM)
According to a Facebook Page created within the past hour available at:
Southern Region Director for the Gary Johnson 2012.com campaign Chris Hill (http://www.garyjohnson2012.com/state-contacts) has announced an organized protest at the Cable News Network (CNN) headquarters in Atlanta Georgia to be held Monday, 16 July 2012, beginning at 10:30am in EDT.
According to the page:
This would appear to build on the prior media release regarding censorship of the Gary Johnson 2012 campaign as reported by IPR last week:
Gary Johnson is the 2012 nominee of the Libertarian Party for President of the United States.
LNC Member Starchild offers analysis of LP (June 28, 2012, 02:22 AM)
In an apparent response to recent criticism of the Libertarian Party and Libertarian National Committee (LNC) by LNC member Wayne Allyn Root, LNC member Starchild offered the following analysis and recommended reading to all other LNC members:
Starchild and Wayne Allyn Root are two of the five “At-Large” members of the LNC elected at the LP National Convention in Las Vegas in May 2012. Each has been reported to represent one of the two more extreme factions within the party: Starchild as Radical/Purist/Bottom up; Wayne Allyn Root as Reformer/Compromiser/Top Down.
John Jay Myers: Stop Stealing My Stuff (June 28, 2012, 01:55 AM)
John Jay Myers gave a speech tonight at an event in Dallas, Texas, before economist Peter Lewin spoke. Myers is running for United State Senate as a Libertarian.
You can find his website at www.JohnJayMyers.com
You can find the videos here, posted in four parts:
Johnson Campaign: Promote Jim Gray (June 28, 2012, 01:27 AM)
Andrew Miller, social media marketer and self-described “Provocateur, Street-Fighter, Shit-Starter, Smart-Ass, Wing-Man, Wise-Guy, and Lover of Women” (http://twitter.com/#!/andrewmiller83/) and Johnson campaign staff member (AndrewMiller@garyjohnson2012.com) has launched a campaign to promote Judge Jim Gray. In an email received earlier today, Miller writes:
Former California superior court Judge Jim Gray is the 2012 Libertarian Party Vice-Presidential Candidate
Gary Johnson to NAACP: Allow me to participate (June 28, 2012, 01:07 AM)
The following letter to NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People), President Benjamin Todd Jealous, was released by the Gary Johnson 2012 campaign earlier today.
IPR readers who wish to support this request of Governor Johnson’s may do so, in part, by contacting the NAACP at:
The NAACP national convention will be held July 7-12 in Houston Texas.
Washington Times: What?s Next For Third Parties (June 27, 2012, 10:45 PM)
Geoff Neale, Libertarian National Committee (LNC) chair, in an email to the LNC earlier today, urges all LNC members to read an article published yesterday, Tuesday, 26 June 2012 in the Washington Times titled: “What’s next for third parties after Gary Johnson?”
Neale further comments:
The article offers five specific suggestions for Third Party success, includes references to Sun Tzu?s Art of War, advice on fundraising strategy and concludes with the declaration that:
The article by Washington Times reporter Danny de Gracia can be found in its entirety here:
IPR: Celebration of Two Millionth Visitor (June 27, 2012, 10:27 PM)
Apparently our 2,000,000th visitor dropped by earlier today:
Not sure who the 2,000,000th Visitor was, but the Party is still going on around here and on behalf of all of us at IPR we would like to offer you a ride in Midas Mulligan’s car through the valley (Rand), the first rock thrown from the moon when it declared independence (Heinlein), a John Hospers for President button, a first edition of Unsafe at any Speed (Nader), a “Party like it’s 1773″ bumper sticker, a complete physical exam by Dr. Paul, a copy of the Constitution and whatever else the other IPR writers, and you, our readers — without whom none of us would be here, and to each of whom we are exceedingly grateful — can think of to memorialize the event.
Is Wayne Allyn Root Leaving the Libertarian Party? (June 27, 2012, 06:37 PM)
This email appeared on the LNC Discuss List, and made its way to the LP Radicals Caucus page on Facebook. Is Wayne planning on leaving the LP? Is this a threat, or an announcement? At this time, IPR is seeking confirmation of both the authenticity of this email and Mr. Root’s intentions.
From: WAYNE ROOT
Date: June 27, 2012 1:42:58 PM PDT
Subject: Re: [Lnc-discuss] Highly recommended reading
Time to disassociate from abusive people.
People like you have chased decent and honorable people away from the LP for many decades.
You are abusive, negative, jealous, without class or manners.
Good luck to you.
I will have nothing further to say or do with you…or anyone who supports this disgusting behavior.
Some would call this “putting your peals before swine.”
This party has no interest in mobbing forward…in succeeding…in electing…in getting positive media.
Let it be noted…that I have said until now nothing negative about anyone…I stayed positive…I explained what I believe works…I supported Chairman Neale’s recommended reading…
I pointed out my successful commentaries in front of millions in the past few days at FoxNews…at TownHall (about my love of Texas of all things LOL) and at The Project to Restore America.
Not a word of thanks…no recognition of success…only attacks by the desperate and envious among the group.
This party knows nothing…zero…about how you encourage…thank…celebrate…or inspire success. Nothing. Zero.
It has far too many like Mr Meyers who denigrate and attack what others have achieved out of pure jealousy and envy.
And everyone else is afraid to stand up for what is right…for fear they might get bullied or intimidated.
You have succeeded in chasing one more good person out of this party.
Enjoy your success- it is very short sighted and short lived.
Wayne Allyn Root is the chair of the Libertarian National Campaign Committee, and was the 2008 vice-presidential candidate for the Libertarian Party
Former Governor Jesse Ventura Interview with Alex Jones (June 27, 2012, 06:15 PM)
Alex Jones talks with actor, author, former professional wrestler and the former independent governor of Minnesota, Jesse Ventura. Alex and Ventura talk about TSA whistle-blowers, his show, politics, and his new book, DemoCRIPS and ReBLOODlicans. The video of the interview is below.
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