Archive for the 'Libertarian Party' Category

300. Jason Stapleton & Larry Sharpe on the Libertarian Party and Messaging the Ideas of Liberty

Monday, June 19th, 2017

It's finally arrived - the 300th episode of the Lions of Liberty podcast! Marc Clair welcomes in Liberty All-Stars Jason Stapleton and Larry Sharpe to discuss the best ways to message the ideas of liberty. The discussion veers into a debate about the effectiveness of the Libertarian Party? Why is Larry so optimistic about the LP while Jason remains skeptical? Tune in to find out!

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299. Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor feat. Rodger Paxton and Chris Spangle!

Monday, June 12th, 2017

In today's 299th edition of the Lions of Liberty podcast, host Marc Clair convenes another session of America's favorite alcohol-fueled libertarian podcast segment, "Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor!"  In addition to Felony Friday host John Odermatt, Marc is joined by special guests Rodger Paxton of the LAVA Flow podcast and Chris Spangle of We Are Libertarians! The crew start off debating whether anyone should care about the Comey hearings - or national politics at all for that matter. They then answer some "Letters of Liberty" from fans of the show!

What will it take for Marc to leave California? Should it be a crime to leave an injured person to die? Who are their favorite and least favorite "celebritarians", and does Gary Johnson count as one?

Get answers to these hard-hitting questions and more answered in today's show, so pull up your favorite chair, grab a drink, and join us in the Liberty Living Room!

298. Beer Tasting with Alexander Meyer of the New Agorist Brewing Co.

Monday, June 5th, 2017

In today's episode, host Marc Clair is joined by the co-founder and CEO of the New Agorist Brewery based out of Anaehim, CA - Alexander Meyer! Alex explains just how he became a libertarian, the connection between beer and freedom, details his plans for the opening of the New Agorist Brewery. Then, Marc has a little beer tasting of his own as he samples a couple of the New Agorist beers live, for the first time!

PLUS! Stay tuned after the show for an update on a major charitalbe project we are promoting through Walk the Walk! and DonorSee!

But WAIT, there's more! Marc sticks around to answer some "Letters of Liberty" from listeners of the show!

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295. Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor : Extra Spicy Edition

Monday, May 15th, 2017

In today's episode, host Marc Clair convenes another edition of "Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor", and adds some extra spice to show by bringing in special guests Johnny "Rocket" Adams of the Johnny Rocket Launch Pad and Remso Martinez of the Remso Republic, along with Lions of Liberty stalwart John Odermatt of "Felony Friday" fame. The crew tosses back a few adult beverages and riff on topics such as: 

- Who are some of their favorite guests they've had on their respective podcasts so far in 2017?

- Their thoughts on the controversial statements of Libertarian Party Vice Chairman Arvin Vohra regarding the U.S. military. 

- Libertarian gossip involving some friends of the show. 

So grab a drink, kick your legs up and hang out in the Liberty Living Room wth us!

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294. Dr. Elaina George: Fixing Healthcare by Ending “Big Medicine”

Monday, May 8th, 2017

In today's episode, host Marc Clair is joined by Dr Elaina George, a board certified otolaryngologist and author of the book "Big Medicine: The Cost of Corporate Control and How Doctors and Patients Working Together Can Rebuild a Better System". 

In the show you'll hear Marc and Dr. George discuss:

  • Why Dr. George became a doctor, and why she very quickly began to see the delitiriuos effects of government regulation on the medical industry. 
  • How Obamacare picked winners and losers, why the doctors and patients became "losers" under the bill, and just who became the "winners?"
  • What sort of health care reform does Dr. George recommend for the patient that is the U.S. health care industry?
  • Plus! Marc answers a couple "Letters of Liberty" from fans of the show!

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Electric Libertyland 16: With Heather Nixon of the Johnny Rocket Launchpad

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

On this week's Electric Libertyland host Brian McWilliams gives his take on Alex Jones playing a "character," the Atlanta Braves' new taxpayer abomination of a stadium and the current state of affairs in North Korea. He then welcomes in friend of the podcast and podcaster in her own right, Heather Nixon of the Johnny Rocket Launchpad.

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290. Judd Weiss: “The Libertarian Party is a Dog Kennel”

Monday, April 10th, 2017

In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, Marc welcomes 2016 Libertarian VP candidate Judd Weiss back to the show to discuss his experiences with the Gary Johnson campaign and the Libertarian Party in the 2016 Election cycle.

In the show, you'll hear:

  • Judd explains his history as a supporter and friend of Gary Johnson, and why he chose to support and run with John McAfee in 2016.
  • Judd details some of the strange behavior he began to notice from some individuals who he would later learn were under the employ of the Gary Johnson campaign.
  • Judd breaks down some of the spending of the Gary Johnson campaign, and ponders why such a disproportionate amount of campagn money went to Johnson's campaign manager, Ron Nielson.
  • Judd reveals some of what he saw behind the scenes at the 2016 Libertarian Convention, including shenanigans involving Alicia Dearn's endorsement of Bill Weld.

Judd pulls no punches in his biting criticisms of the Gary Johnson campaign, names names, and holds nothing back in this explosive interview you can't afford to miss!

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PREVIEW: Judd Weiss Unloads on the Gary Johnson Campaign

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

In this sneak peek at Marc Clair’s hour + long interview with 2016 VP candidate Judd Weiss, Judd details some of his experiences with the Gary Johnson campaign and why he describes the Libertarian Party as akin to a “dog kennel” and “a place for angry libertarians who need a chew toy – and that’s each other.”

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288. Tom Woods Finds His Sane Space

Monday, March 27th, 2017

In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, Marc welcomes in NY Times bestselling author and host of The Tom Woods Show and Contra Krugman, Tom Woods!

In the show, you'll hear:

  • As The Tom Woods Show nears 1,000 episodes, Marc and Tom discuss what it takes to maintain a podcast and successfully grow an audience. 
  • Tom breaks down some of his experiences with the left and "social justice warriors", including dealing with a person who "casually supports the deaths of billions."
  • Marc and Tom discuss the best approaches to dealing with those coming from the left - should they be "wined and dined", or smacked over the head with liberty?
  • Tom weighs in on the recent Nick Sarwarwk/Ron Paul/States Rights flap which began on this program, as we revisit a question that got Tom Woods thinking on his first appearance on this program. 
  • PLUS! Marc answers some more "Letters of Liberty" from listeners!

Stay tuned after the interview to find out how you can get Tom Woods' book "Sane Space" for FREE and how you can hear an exclusive bonus segment recorded with Tom after the show!

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287. Zoltan Istvan on the Transhumanist Movement and Liberty

Monday, March 20th, 2017

In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, Marc welcomes in the founder of the Transhumanist Party and 2018 Libertarian candidate for the California Governorship, Zoltan Istvan!

In the show, you'll hear:

  • What is transhumanism? Zoltan breaks down exactly what is behind this rapidly growing movement, and how transhumanism is differentiated from the standard advancement of technology from humankind. 
  • Zoltan describes how a near-death experience ended up launching his passion for transhumanism, and how the technology can help to enhance and expand human life. 
  • What concerns should people have regarding transhuman technology, particuarly considering the recent Vault 7 revelations? 
  • Zoltan and Marc explore some of the ways transhuman technology can enhance the human experience, from essentially ending blindness up to and including the possibility of ending the concept of death all together. 
  • How does the advancement of transhuman technology intersect with the ideas of liberty?
  • Will a robot run for President someday?
  • PLUS! Marc answers some more "Letters of Liberty" from listeners!

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