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Re: [RLC-Discuss] LP Convention notes

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  • Philip Blumel
    A quite reasonable point and you were right not to do so. But let s take this discussion to RLC-Discuss. RLC-Action is for RLC activism ideas and reporting.
    Message 1 of 3 , Jul 6, 2006
      A quite reasonable point and you were right not to do so. But let's
      take this discussion to RLC-Discuss. RLC-Action is for RLC activism
      ideas and reporting. Thanks. -- Philip Blumel


      --- In RLC-Action@yahoogroups.com, "Daniel Quintiliani" <danq@...>
      wrote:
      >
      > --- In RLC-Action@yahoogroups.com, Ray Holtorf <rayholtorf@> wrote:
      > >
      > > The best thing that can happen to libertarianism is
      > > the downfall of the Libertarian Party. I would be
      > > absolutely THRILLED if the so-called Constitution
      > > Party took off and bled off the flaky religious
      > > zealots from the Republican Party. Don't you think
      > > most people with political experience know that? The
      > > LP is the worst thing that ever happened to
      > > libertarians because it segregated and marginalized
      > > our philosophy.
      > >
      >
      > Another thing the Libertarian Party did to libertarianism was to
      give
      > the philosophy a bad name. When you say "libertarian," most people
      > think "stoner" or "pothead" because of the LP's major focus on, and
      > mishandling of, that very small issue.
      >
      > They also have a deliberate anti-traditional values image and
      > attitude. When advocating policy, they forget that "just because
      you
      > can, doesn't mean you should."
      >
      > That is why I never got involved with the LP.
      >
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