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Women’s March in SLO

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:49:06 +0000

I’ll be attending Saturday’s Women’s March in San Luis Obispo, not as a participant, but as an observer. This won’t be the first protest I’ve attended, just the first in quite some time. I’m going for one primary reason: One of the speakers here in San Luis Obispo is the Chief of Police, Deanna Cantrell. [...]

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Libertarian Party prognosis

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 19:02:49 +0000

For my Sunday column in the San Luis Obispo Tribune, I interviewed local Libertarian Party president and perennial U.S. Senate candidate Gail Lightfoot. My talk with Lightfoot lasted for just over an hour and, while there are some things upon which we disagree, our areas of agreement are broader than those I would have with the [...]

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My weekend column and other thoughts

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 22:03:09 +0000

My weekend column for the local media outlet, the San Luis Obispo Tribune is available and it focuses on the contempt too many politicians—both left and right—have for our constitution. I think we’d have a much less divided and contentious nation if there was less government meddling in places where it has no constitutional sanction. The [...]

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