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What’s Happening with the Advocates

December 17th, 2013 (No Comments)

ADVOCATES LIBERTARIAN COMMUNICATION EVENTS: Advocates President Sharon Harris will be conducting libertarian communication workshops or giving speeches at these upcoming events: January 2014: Communication workshop in New Orleans. Place and date TBA. January 2014: Communication workshop in Kennesaw, GA. Place and date TBA. February 2014: Communication workshop in Nashville. Place and date TBA. March 2014: Communication workshop in Colorado. Sunday, March 30, Golden, Colorado, sponsored [...]

News From the Advocates

November 11th, 2013 (No Comments)

UPCOMING ADVOCATES LIBERTARIAN COMMUNICATION EVENTS: Advocates President Sharon Harris will be conducting libertarian communication workshops or giving speeches at these upcoming events: November 16: Communication workshop at Utah Valley University, Orem, UT, sponsored by Libertas Institute, Students for Liberty, Young Americans for LIberty and Campaign for Liberty November 19: Speech at meeting of Atlanta Chapter of America’s Future Foundation. Attendees will learn how to [...]

MILESTONE: World’s Smallest Political Quiz Taken 20 MILLION Times

November 1st, 2013 (No Comments)

The Advocates for Self-Government is pleased to announce that on October 20 the online World’s Smallest Political Quiz reached a new milestone. The Quiz has now been taken more than 20 MILLION TIMES since the Advocates put it on the Web in 1995. The World’s Smallest Political Quiz has become an Internet legend – the [...]

What is up with the Advocates?

October 15th, 2013 (No Comments)

UPCOMING ADVOCATES LIBERTARIAN COMMUNICATION EVENTS: Advocates President Sharon Harris will be conducting libertarian communication workshops or giving speeches at these upcoming events: October 19: Speech at University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, sponsored by Students for Liberty. October 26: Speech in Houston, sponsored by the Libertarian Party of Texas. October 27: Communication workshop in Houston, sponsored by the Republican Liberty Caucus, Young Americans for [...]

Advocates Founder Marshall Fritz on an Introduction to Libertarianism

October 10th, 2013 (No Comments)

Marshall Fritz was the founder of the Advocates for Self-Government, and was perhaps best known as the creator of the World’s Smallest Political Quiz. Marshall presented this introduction to libertarianism in 1991, and comes courtesy of Libertarianism.org. Here is the video of it: http://youtu.be/TFCz2R2U_kE. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

What’s Happening with the Advocates

September 16th, 2013 (No Comments)

FREE OPH KITS FOR LIBERTARIAN STUDENT GROUPS: Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, we’re giving our acclaimed OPH (Operation Political Homeless) outreach kits to libertarian student groups FREE — if they simply promise to use them a minimum of three times a year and send us photos documenting their OPH activity. OPH — praised as the best [...]

Join Advocates President Sharon Harris For Communication Training!

September 10th, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Advocates President Sharon Harris for our one-of-a-kind Communication Training! UPCOMING ADVOCATES LIBERTARIAN COMMUNICATION EVENTS: Advocates President Sharon Harris will be conducting libertarian communication workshops or giving speeches at these upcoming events: March 8: Keynote speaker at the Libertarian Party of Georgia’s state convention. March 15: Speaker at the Libertarian Party of Tennessee’s state convention. March 29: Speaker at the Libertarian Party [...]

What’s Happening with the Advocates

August 22nd, 2013 (No Comments)

UPCOMING ADVOCATES LIBERTARIAN COMMUNICATION WORKSHOPS: Advocates President Sharon Harris will be conducting libertarian communication workshops at these upcoming events: September 21: Texas State University, sponsored by Students of Liberty September 28: Cobb County (Georgia) Library, sponsored by Liberty on the Rocks and America’s Future Foundation November 16: Brigham Young University (Provo, Utah), sponsored by Students for Liberty Attendees will learn [...]

The Original Internet Quiz Gets a New Home

July 10th, 2013 (No Comments)

The Advocates for Self-Government is pleased to launch its revamped website as a new hub for all libertarian activists and for anyone who would like to learn more about libertarianism. The libertarian non-profit that created the world-famous World’s Smallest Political Quiz is launching www.TheAdvocates.org as a center for numerous new resources, including “Libertarian Answers,” a [...]

Share your story with us!

July 8th, 2013 (No Comments)

For most libertarians, the realization that libertarianism was the philosophy to follow came in one eureka moment. Suddenly, it all made sense! We want to know about your moment. What triggered you to become a libertarian? Give us the who/what/when/where/why of your conversion to liberty. Write a statement, make a video, sing a song…however you [...]

They Said It…

June 26th, 2013 (No Comments)

JAY LENO — BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR: “We wanted a president who listens to all Americans. Now we have one.” — Jay Leno, June 7, 2013. WELCOMING THE DEBATE: “President Obama said he welcomes a national debate over our surveillance policies. He said that’s a debate we wouldn’t have had five years ago. Five years ago? It’s [...]

They Said It… (06/06/13)

June 26th, 2013 (No Comments)

JAY LENO — TAXATION IS CONFISCATION: “The latest scandal in Washington, of course, is raising questions about the IRS. You know, I have a question. Why is it called the Internal Revenue Service? How is having your money confiscated a service?” — Jay Leno May 23, 2013 JAY LENO — SOME GOOD FROM TAX SCANDAL: “A Democratic congressman [...]

They Said It… (05/23/13)

June 26th, 2013 (No Comments)

TAXATION IS THEFT — PENN JILLETTE: “So many people say, ‘You know, your taxes aren’t taken by force,’ and that’s foolish. If you don’t pay your taxes and you don’t answer the warrant and you don’t go to court, eventually someone will pull a gun. Eventually someone with a gun will show up.” — renowned magician, [...]

Persuasion PowerPoint #349: Turn Objections Into Objectives

June 26th, 2013 (No Comments)

* “But if we legalize marijuana, wouldn’t millions and millions more Americans try it, become regular users, and waste their days stoned and unproductive?” * “Gun control laws aren’t perfect, but if just anyone were able to buy and own a gun, and carry it in public, wouldn’t we have radically more gun violence?” * “Legalize [...]

What’s Happening with the Advocates (05/23/13)

June 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

FREE OPH KITS FOR LIBERTARIAN STUDENT GROUPS: Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, we’re giving our acclaimed OPH (Operation Political Homeless) outreach kits to libertarian student groups FREE — if they simply promise to use them a minimum of three times a year and send us photos documenting their OPH activity. OPH — praised [...]