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Electric Libertyland Ep. 14: With Comedian Lou Perez of “We The Internet TV”

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

On today’s rooty-tooty fresh and fruity episode of Electric Libertyland, host Brian McWilliams talks a little bit about Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch and the Democrat opposition, a massive tax increase on cigs in LA and #LibrariesResist before bringing in a fantastic libertarian writer, comedian and producer for “We the Internet TV,” Lou Perez.

Lou (who has opened for the one and only Ron Paul three times) and Brian discuss topics including: the left’s newfound opposition to war, Trump’s expansion of executive war powers, Russian terrorist bombings, armed Police drones, a programmer being arrested by the FBI for creating a software used by hackers despite he himself hacking nothing, and wrap it up with a quick session of Rand “Pauluses and Minuses.”

Full show notes at Lions of Liberty 

286. Libertarians in Libraries (??) Drinking Liquor!

Monday, March 13th, 2017

In today's episode, host Marc Clair gathers a crew of Liberty Lions (one of which is broadcasting from...a library?) to knock back a few adult beverages and take a deep dive into the mailbag to answer some Letters of Liberty! Marc is joined by Felony Friday host John "Odie" Odermatt, "The Godfather" Howie Snowdon, and our resident legal man of mystery, "Rico." 

So grab a drink, kick up your feet, and get Ready to ROAR!

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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

280. The Case for States’ Rights w/ Michael Maharrey of the 10th Amendment Center

Monday, January 30th, 2017

In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, Marc welcomes in Michael Maharrey of the Tenth Amendment Center to revisit the issue of "states rights", which ignited heated debate after Nicholas Sarwark's comments on a recent episode of this program. In the show you'll hear:

In the show, you'll hear:

  • How Mike first became interested in libertarian ideas, and how he unwittingly found himself working for the Tenth Amendment Center. 
  • Mike explains the mission of the Tenth Amendment Center and updates us on some of their recent activities. 
  • Mike makes the case for states rights within a libertarian frameowkr and within the U.S. Constitution, and why he disagrees with Sarwark's comments. 
  • PLUS!...Marc answers some more Letters of Liberty in another mailbag segment!


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Electric LibertyLand Episode 01

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

The Lions of Liberty are welcoming 2017 with a brand new weekly podcast, Electric LibertyLand, hosted by Lions co-founder and he of "Rand Pauluses & Minuses" and "Mr. Johnson's Libertyhood," Brian McWilliams.

Electric LibertyLand will take on current events, with a mix of pop culture and comedy and feature regular guests from our shows as well as a rotating cast of libertarians, comedians, pundits and the occasional man of legal mystery.

In today's episode, said man of legal mystery, Rico, joins Brian to discuss the ineptitude of the City of Pasadena & its police dept. around the Rose Parade, The DNC hacking report & Russian involvementThe Congressional Ethics Office, Trump's tariffs, threats and boasts about the US Auto industry retaining its American factories and Rand Paul on repealing & replacing Obama

For full show notes head over to Lions of Liberty

271. Ford Fischer on Journalistic Bias, Getting Arrested and Transhumanism

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
In today's episode of Lions of Liberty, host Marc Clair welcomes in independent journalist and filmmaker, Ford Fischer! Ford is the co-founder, executive producer and managing editor of News2Sharean engine for independent videographers and citizen journalists to the contribute to the ever-evolving news cycle. In the show, you'll hear:
  • How Ford first took an interest in both government and journalismk and how it led to his founding of News2Share. 
  • Ford's thoughts on the concept of "bias" in journalism, and why he believes the best way to be "objective" in journalism is to reveal your biases. 
  • The story of why Ford was arrested a protest in Baltimore during the aftermath of the death of Freddie Gray. 
  • Ford describes how he became interested in the subject of transhuman and lays out his vision for the "Transhuman" documentary. 
  • So much more!
For full show notes, head over to Lions of Liberty!

261. The FairTax: Everything You Need to Know w/ Steven Hayes of American for Fair Taxation

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
In today's episode, get your mind off your election hangover by joining Marc Clair for a much-requested episode by listeners of the show all about the Fair Tax! Marc is joined by Steven Hayes, President of "Americans for Fair Taxation", the key organization behind the promotion of this consumption tax. In the show they break down everything about the Fair Tax, including:

  • The history of the Fair Tax, and how Steven came to be a passionate advocate for it. 
  • Why there is such a disparity in who is and isn't able to avoid paying taxes under our current system.
  • The difference between a progressive and a regressive tax, and why contrary to popular opinion, Steven sees the Fair Tax as a progressive tax. 
  • And everything else you ever wanted to know about the Fair Tax proposal!

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

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