Annual Liberty Seminar and General Meeting

  • Posted on: 12 December 2010
  • By: Matthew Belanger

A sell-out crowd attended our event and heard from three fascinating speakers.

Stefan Molyneux of Freedomain Radio advised that arguing from the morality of freedom would be more effective than arguing for effects of liberty. We may expect liberty to provide many improvements and benefits, but there will be some who will suffer when government stops providing benefits. Stefan posted a video of his presentation on YouTube.

Libertarians run for municipal council

  • Posted on: 12 December 2010
  • By: Matthew Belanger
Press Release

Three members of the party ran for local council in November 2010. Unfortunately none of them were elected. 

Jean-Serge Brisson, our Deputy Leader, ran for council in Russell Township were he was a councillor from 2003 to 2006. Visit his web site at jeansergebrisson.net.

Heath Thomas, our Chairman, ran for Toronto Council in Ward 44 (South-East Scarborough) against incumbent Ron Moeser. Visit his web site at HeathThomas.ca

Liberty Summer Seminar in jeopardy

  • Posted on: 12 December 2010
  • By: Matthew Belanger

Due to an anonymous zoning complaint filed with the local municipality, husband and wife bed-and-breakfast proprietors Marta & Lech Jaworski may be forced to pay as much as $50,000 in fines for permitting their son, Peter, to use his family’s property to host the Liberty Summer Seminar, an annual seminar in support of liberty. 

Visit Willow Pond Bed and Breakfast for the full press release and to contribute to their defense fund. 

Summer 2010 issue of Bulletin available online

  • Posted on: 13 July 2010
  • By: Jim McIntosh
Newsletter

Retired teacher Allen Small writes about the problem the government-run schools had trying to introduce a new sex education curriculum. He also wrote a letter to the editor challenging the Suzuki Foundation's proposal to create a "foodbelt." Our Leader, Sam Aplebaum, expresses his disgust with our Premier. Chairman Heath Thomas makes an appeal for help with his campaign to become councilor for Ward 44 in Toronto. We also review a couple of books on the financial crisis. Read it all.

Pages

See the online version here, or the PDF (printable) version here

We start with a reminder that December 31 is the deadline for donations to receive a refundable Political Tax Credit for 2017. "Refundable" means that you receive the credit of 75% of the first $399 donated even if you don't owe any taxes. If you haven't yet donated this year, or if you would like to top up your donation to help us with our 2018 election campaign, now is the time (see below).  

We report on the Convention held November 4,including the elections and listing of new Executive and Ethics Committee members. Allen Small provides a summary of his report to the Convention.  

Scott Marshall, our new Campaign Director, reports on the progress of our "Full Slate" campaign.  

As usual, we include a list of Libertarian meetings around the province. 

And last, but not  least, there was room for a few quotes from Thomas Jefferson.