Archive for the 'free markets' Category

291. The Majority Report’s Sam Seder

Monday, April 17th, 2017

In today's episode, host Marc Clair is joined by actor, director and long-time progressive radio personality, the host of "The Majority Report", Sam Seder! Marc and Sam manage to have a nearly hour-long dialogue about politics without devolving into yelling and name-calling. Yes, folks, it can be done!

In the show you'll hear Marc and Sam discuss:

  • How Sam first became interested in politics and what led to the creation of "The Majority Report" along with Janeane Garofalo during the 1st term of the Bush administration.
  • The role of morality in politics - should political decisions have a moral or utilitarian basis?
  • Are true free markets achievable, or are they a "fantasy", as Sam suggests?
  • On what issues does Sam agree with libertarians on?

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Electric Libertyland Ep. 12: Will Trump “Seal (Team Six) the Deal” on Kim Jong Un?

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

On today's fantastic, new Electric Libertyland, host Brian McWilliams wakes up early to deliver the news of the day, which includes the dangers of inward-facing propaganda from the US government, Venezuela's ridiculous socialist failings that have led to new bread shortage, Rand Paul on John McCain, Donald Trump's flirtations with regime change, Seal Team Six training with South Korean military, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that police allowing a dog to maul an innocent man was legal, unregulated space tourism, and Judge Andrew Napolitano being pulled from Fox News over his wiretapping statements.

Boogie on down.

Show notes at

284. Kristin Tate, the “Libertarian Chick!”

Monday, February 27th, 2017

In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, Marc welcomes in political columnist, pundit and author, Kristin Tate, aka "The Libertarian Chick!" Kristin currently writes for The Hill, appears frequently on cable news outlets like Fox News and MSNBC, and is the author of the book "Government Gone Wild: How DC Politicians Are Taking You For a Ride - And What You Can Do About It."

In the show, you'll hear:

  • How Kristin was converted to libertarianism after hearing a certain Republican Congressman from Texas on the campaign trail.
  • Kristin describes her experience reporting for Breitbart on the US-Mexico border, and how what she saw firsthand differed from mainstream media narratives.
  • Why Kristin felt the Libertarian Party ticket had a messaging problem in 2016.
  • Is Donald Trump the President Millenials Need?
  • PLUS!...Marc answers some more Letters of Liberty, with his thoughts on apocalyptic scenarios, the hoopla surrounding Donald Trump and Democrat angst, and more!


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283. Dan Johnson Unveils the Tax Revolution

Monday, February 20th, 2017

In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, Marc welcomes in one of the busiest activists for liberty you'll ever have the pleasure to listen to, Dan Johnson! Dan is the founder of PANDA (People Against the NDAA), the Solutions Institute, and most recently the Tax Revolution Institute! 

In the show, you'll hear:

  • How Dan was fired inspired into activism by a "hater." 
  • Why Dan founded the Tax Revolution Institute. 
  • What exactly IS the "Tax Revolution", and how will TRI help activists across the country revolutionize the tax system in the United States?
  • PLUS!...Marc answers some more Letters of Liberty, with his thoughts on the Trump's executive orders, the California economy, and conspiracy theories!


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Electric Libertyland Ep. 7: Trump Makes an Asset Forfeiture of Himself

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

On this week's Electric Libertyland host Brian McWilliams takes umbrage with several top of mind topics, including Meryl Streep's new Trumpian Martyr Complex, the newest anti-smoking campaign titled #StopProfiling, the government's handling of the Oroville Dam problem in Northern CA, and a Georgia bill that would limit prescriptions to 5 day increments.

Brian then welcomes friend in liberty J.B. Lubin to discuss a new wrinkle in the "can protesters block traffic?" discussion, and then boogie into some "Trump or Dumps" touching on illegal immigration, North Korea and asset forfeiture, and a Jeff Sessions inspired editions of "Rand Pauluses and Minuses."

Come join us on this rainbow illuminated dance floor!

Full show notes at Lions of Liberty 

Electric Libertyland Ep. 6: Tom Brady Kicks the Left in the Nuts

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

On today's Electric Libertyland host Brian McWilliams flies solo as he breaks down some of the most ridiculous, politicized and social media outrage inspiring commercials from Super Bowl LI. Brian also looks at the recent Antifa actions, a liberal professor at NYU losing her mind and Betsy DeVos being voted in as Education Secretary.

Full show notes at Lions of Liberty

Electric LibertyLand Ep. 03: The Return of Rand Pauluses and Minuses

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

On today's Electric Libertyland, Brian welcomes in a favorite of the liberty podcasting world, the one and only Johnny "Rocket" Adams, to resurrect the zombie corpse of 'Rand Pauluses and Minuses' (#Randypants), examine Trump's statements on healthcare and chat a bit about the confirmation hearing for Gen. Mattis. 

Before Johnny and Brian get down, Brian also takes a few snippets of Obama's farewell speech to get the blood riled, and bathe in the egomania and race baiting that the soon-to-be-former president was so versed in. 

Catch the boogie fever. 

Full show notes over at Lions of Liberty

278. Is States’ Rights a Libertarian Position?

Monday, January 16th, 2017

On today's episode, host Marc Clair welcomes in "Felony Friday" host John Odermatt and Lions of Liberty's favorite Frenchman, J.B. Lubin. The Lions' take a look at the most recent incident of "libertarian infighting", which arose after LP Chair Nicholas Sarwark made some critical comments of Ron Paul in an interview late last year. In the show, you'll hear discussed:

  • Were Sarwark's comments blown out of proportion?
  • Is the concept of "States' Rights" a philosophcially libertarian position?
  • How quantifitable are Ron Paul's contributions to the Libertarian Party and the broader liberty movement?
  • Is Marc a globalist shill?
  • Plus! The gang tackles some "Letters of Liberty" in our mailbag segment!

For full show notes head over to Lions of Liberty!

276. Liberty Draft Results, Trump’s Tweets, and a Special Announcement!

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

On this episode of the Lions of Liberty podcast, host Marc Clair welcomes in a cast of regular liberty lions to celebrate the New Year with a ROAR! Marc is joined by "Mr. Johnson's Libertyhood" host Brian McWilliams, "Felony Friday" host John Odermatt, and our unofficially official legal counsel, the rapidly-rising-in-podcast-popularity, Rico! In the show, you'll hear them discuss:

  • Was 2016 really the worst year ever?
  • The official results of the talk-of-the-liberty-town, the Liberty Draft!
  • Trump's cabinet picks, and his penchant for tweeting.
  • Liberty predictions for the New Year.  
  • A special annoucement about the format of the show in 2017!
  • Oh yeah, and so...much...more!

So grab a drink and help us ROAR in the New Year!

For full show notes head over to Lions of Liberty!

275. Nicholas Sarwark on the 2016 Libertarian Campaign

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, host Marc Clair welcomes in Libertarian Party National Committee Chair Nicholas Sarwark for his final interview of 2016. Marc and Nick take a look at the positives and negatives of the 2016 election from the Libertarian Party perspective. In the show, you'll hear:
  • Nick's take on the final vote totals gathered by the Johnson-Weld campaign, and what they mean for the Libertarian Party.
  • How the national Libertarian Party plans to continue to help Libertarian candidates in local races, including some that will be contested as early as 2017.
  • Nick address critics of the Johnson-Weld ticket, and breaks down the difference between "retail" politicians, and political philosophers, and how both are integral to advancing ideas.
  • Nick shares his thoughts about Bill Weld's pro-Hillary remarks, as well as criticisms of Libertarian icons Ron Paul and Murray Rothbard!

This is an insightful interview with the LNC Chair you won't want to miss!

For full show notes, head over to Lions of Liberty!