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The Libertarian candidate for Public Advocate, Devin Balkind, supports policies that sound like ones a progressive Democrat supports. So what’s the difference?

The Libertarian candidate for Public Advocate, Devin Balkind, supports policies that sound like ones a progressive Democrat supports. So what’s the difference?

https://www.ny1.com/nyc/all-boroughs/inside-city-hall/2019/10/25/2019-nyc-elections-whos-running-public-advocate-libertarian-devin-balkind-candidate

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5 Solutions the Public Advocate Should Deliver for New York City

5 Solutions the Public Advocate Should Deliver for New York City

Edwin J. Torres/Mayor’s Office by Devin Balkind This post and image originally appeared July 23rd on Gotham Gazette. The New York City Public Advocate is a poorly defined position that, over its 30 years of existence, has often been used to advance the political interests and status of career politicians. I’m running for Public Advocate because …

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Climate Challenge: Bright Lights, Big City… Bigger Debate

Climate Challenge: Bright Lights, Big City… Bigger Debate

Moderated by John Stossel New York Marriott Marquis, Manhattan Ballroom1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036 Monday, September 23, 2019 • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm https://donate.heartland.org/event/climate-challenge-the-new-york-city-debate/e248764 Get a ticket for $10 using the code LIBERTARIAN.

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Libertarian Party of Queens Open House – Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Libertarian Party of Queens Open House – Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Now that the New York State Libertarian Party has ballot access, we are pleased to announce the establishment of the Libertarian Party of Queens County. Our mission is to elect Libertarian candidates in 2020 to New York City and State offices. Our Open House will be on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at 7pm at Queens …

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Libertarians celebrate 99 years of the 19th Amendment, women’s right to vote

Libertarians celebrate 99 years of the 19th Amendment, women’s right to vote

originally posted in the LNC site When entire demographic groups are kept politically powerless, government authority is easier to abuse. For many decades, the U.S. Constitution condoned official discrimination against women and racial minorities by allowing states to deny them their fundamental right to vote. The 15th Amendment finally prohibited disenfranchisement based on race in …

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The importance of a 3rd party alternative in 2020 – by Kenneth Mulvena

The importance of a 3rd party alternative in 2020 – by Kenneth Mulvena

Unless you are politically feared, you will not be politically respected. Understanding this fact about politics is crucial to planning the realistic and critical goals that third parties in our democratic process need to have in order to play an impactful role in influencing and eventually shaping American Politics and national policy. While most of …

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Press Release: Queens Libertarian Party is looking for Potential Candidates for the 2019 Queens District Attorney Election

Press Release: Queens Libertarian Party is looking for Potential Candidates for the 2019 Queens District Attorney Election

Queens, NY, July 10th, 2019 – The Libertarian Party Of Queens is excited to announce that we are actively looking for a candidate to have our endorsement and support in the upcoming Queens DA general election scheduled for later this year in November. The requirement to be our candidate includes a Legal Degree, Legal Experience, …

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A Lazziez Faire Cannabis industry is the most Racially-Just Cannabis Industry – by Kenneth Mulvena

A Lazziez Faire Cannabis industry is the most Racially-Just Cannabis Industry – by Kenneth Mulvena

As the United States continues to inch ever-closer to the legalization of recreational marijuana use, it is encouraging to see at least some of this country’s pointless and counterproductive criminal prohibition laws finally come to a long-overdue end. The end of marijuana prohibition and the accompanying economic opportunities a legal cannabis industry provide much to …

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Pride 2019, part 1

Pride 2019, part 1

NYC Libertarians tabled and marched at World Pride today. It was the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, which started the modern day gay rights movement. We will be at other events this year so message us if you are interested in volunteering. All pictures were taken by Rebecca Lau.

Meet Larry Sharpe, Flushing Meadows Corona Park 9/16/20

Meet Larry Sharpe, Flushing Meadows Corona Park 9/16/20

For more information and future events, please check out our website, e-mail us, and follow us on social media at: Website: queenslp.org E-mail: lpqueenscounty@gmail.com Twitter: @lpqueens Facebook: QueensLP Register to vote as a Libertarian: https://voterreg.dmv.ny.gov/MotorVoter/

VICTORY: Libertarians Secure 50-State Ballot Access in 2020!

VICTORY: Libertarians Secure 50-State Ballot Access in 2020!

VICTORY!Dr. Jo Jorgensen will be on every ballot in 2020! Thank you to all of the supporters of our ballot access efforts! More than 60,000 signatures were safely gathered across the country during a pandemic and mass shutdowns. Libertarians, Democrats, Republicans, Greens, and Independents signed petitions to support more options on their ballots. Many states …

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Neither Party Wants to Solve Immigration by Jay Sanchez

Neither Party Wants to Solve Immigration by Jay Sanchez

originally published in http://www.leaderobserver.com/view/full_story/27772033/article-Neither-Party-Wants-to-Solve-Immigration I come from a family of Latinos, Puerto Ricans who came to New York in the 1940’s. Thanks to the sacrifices of my grandparents and my parents, I was able to graduate [from] Harvard College and Harvard Law School and become part of the local legal community. Although my family may not …

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Libertarian Party and Green Party Sue NYS Board of Elections to Fight Unfair Ballot Access Restrictions

Libertarian Party and Green Party Sue NYS Board of Elections to Fight Unfair Ballot Access Restrictions

Libertarian Party of New Yorkhttps://lpny.org/Facebook: www.facebook.com/LPNYOfficialTwitter: @LPNYOfficialInstagram: @LPNYOfficial News ReleaseContact: W. Cody AndersonLPNY Public Engagement Chaircanderson@lpny.orgDate: July 28, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Green Party and Libertarian Party File Joint Lawsuit Fighting Ballot Access Restrictions Albany, New York, July 28, 2020 – The Green Party of New York (GPNY) and the Libertarian Party of New York …

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ACTION NEEDED: Lead a Peaceful Libertarian Convoy In Your County

ACTION NEEDED: Lead a Peaceful Libertarian Convoy In Your County

for release by the LNC on 07/14/2020 For too long, a third-party candidate has been silenced by the corrupt duopoly who has in turn, only protected itself. The Commission of Presidential Debates is refusing to allow third parties to debate without polling at 15% in polls they conduct. The caveat? They don’t ask about third …

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Victory and Ballot Access Updates

Victory and Ballot Access Updates

released by LNC on 06/30/2020 This month has seen several major decisions handed down by the Supreme Court that impact individual sovereignty, including the freedom from state discrimination based upon sexual orientation. This ruling was particularly celebratory as June is Pride Month. For Libertarians, it is a foundational belief that all people must be equal …

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Our 2020 Presidential Nominee!

Our 2020 Presidential Nominee!

Jo Jorgensen is the 2020Libertarian Nominee for President for immediate release by the LNC on 05/26/2020 In a historic virtual presidential nominating convention, Libertarian Party delegates from all 50 states and the District of Columbia nominated Dr. Jo Jorgensen for President of the United States Saturday evening. With this nomination, we have given Americans the …

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Libertarians Nominate Jo Jorgensen for President!

Libertarians Nominate Jo Jorgensen for President!

by Dan Fishman on May 24, 2020 In a historic virtual presidential nominating convention Libertarian Party delegates from 50 states and the District of Columbia nominated Dr. Jo Jorgensen for President of the United States Saturday evening. The party, which achieved 50-state ballot access in 2016, is working diligently to do so again in 2020. …

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Legal Update from the Libertarian Party

Legal Update from the Libertarian Party

for immediate release by the LNC on 05/12/2020 The Libertarian Party successfully won our lawsuit in Illinois that has guaranteed us ballot access in that state for 2020. Now that legal precedent is being used in other states as we face greater challenges than ever before. It is nothing new for the Libertarian Party to …

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