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An urgent message from Barbara Howe:

Fellow Friend of Liberty,

My name is Barbara Howe, and you may remember me as the Libertarian candidate for Governor of North Carolina in 2012. In fact, you may have even voted for me, and if so, I want to thank you: your vote helped push us over the 2% minimum required for us to qualify to be on the ballot through 2016! This was a significant contribution to the Libertarian cause as it means we can spend all of the time, money, and energy it would have taken gathering signatures to qualify for the ballot on supporting candidates and working on important policy issues instead.

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Independence Day

That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government

—The Declaration of Independence


Th eLiberty Bell from Independence Hall

Independence Day is about a nation born in liberty. A grand effort by fledgling (now former) colonies to create a nation where the individual could live with dignity through self-governance, that “all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.”[1]

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An outsider's view of Moral Mondays

The rounds of charges and counter-charges swirling around the Moral Monday demonstrations illustrate just how low political discourse in our state has fallen. It’s like children exchanging insults on a playground: “I know you are, but what am I.”

This farce is the inevitable result of a political system designed as a duopoly, with Democrats and Republicans taking turns being in charge, yet offering few differences between themselves.

Democrats are all for “democracy” – except when the don’t win. They seem to have forgotten that in a “democracy” the side that wins the majority gets to set the rules. That is what the Democrats did for many yea

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