LIBERTYCON BLOG

Important Update on LibertyCon 2020

Important Update on LibertyCon 2020

Students For Liberty values our community of supporters from all over the world. However, in light of the current health climate, we deeply regret to inform you that we have decided to cancel this year’s scheduled LibertyCon on April 3-5, 2020 in Washington, DC. Due...

Happy Super Tuesday from Students For Liberty!

Happy Super Tuesday from Students For Liberty!

Super Tuesday, which takes place this year on March 3, 2020, marks a crucial point in this year’s presidential primaries, with a total of 14 states and one U.S. territory holding their nomination contests on this one day.The events of Super Tuesday have a...

LibertyCon Debate: Gene Epstein vs. Steven Pearlstein

LibertyCon Debate: Gene Epstein vs. Steven Pearlstein

Debate: For capitalism to survive, should the US government take a more proactive role in directly addressing the problem of inequality? In Washington D.C., on April 3-5, 2020, Students For Liberty will host the most significant non-partisan, pro-liberty gathering of...

Are you an expert on the most ridiculous laws in the United States?

Are you an expert on the most ridiculous laws in the United States?

Did you know that the United States is home to a number of  bizarre laws and regulations? Take our Nanny State Quiz to test your knowledge of the country’s most obscure and unusual regulations. Can you match each law to the correct state? By participating in this...

Focus on Justin Amash: Confirmed LibertyCon Guest Speaker

Focus on Justin Amash: Confirmed LibertyCon Guest Speaker

Independent Member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Michigan’s 3rd congressional district, Justin Amash, is confirmed to be a guest speaker at Students For Liberty’s annual LibertyCon, which will be held in Washington, D. C. on April 3-5, 2020. Justin Amash is...

LibertyCon Promo Kit

LibertyCon Promo Kit

Download our Promo Kit Are you interested in helping us promote LibertyCon? We have prepared a promotion kit for you which includes a variety of content templates and images. Feel free to download our kit to help us spread the word! If you have any questions, please...

LibertyCon To Host Libertarian Party Presidential Debate

LibertyCon To Host Libertarian Party Presidential Debate

LibertyCon To Host Libertarian Party Presidential Debate Students For Liberty is delighted to confirm that our annual LibertyCon will be hosting an official Libertarian Party Presidential Debate. This will be held at the Marriott Marquis, in Washington, D.C., on the...

Happy Birthday Ayn Rand

Happy Birthday Ayn Rand

A similar version of this piece was originally published on LibertyCon Europe’s blog. Today marks 115 years since the birth of Ayn Rand, a prominent Russian-American novelist and philosopher who promoted Objectivism, her philosophical system, through many...

LibertyCon 2020 Black Friday Sale

LibertyCon 2020 Black Friday Sale

LibertyCon provides an amazing opportunity to listen to a series of talks by some of liberty’s most prominent advocates. This all takes place in Washington D.C. on April 3-5, 2020, where you will have a chance to meet hundreds of students, alumni, and some of the...

Towards a Real Social Contract

Towards a Real Social Contract

A Thought Experiment Most of today's governance models date from the 19th century and rely on the threat of violence to operate. Will governance soon evolve?  By Titus Gebel Imagine you lived in a system where you were required to buy a car. The car’s body,...

LibertyCon featured in Irish Tech News

LibertyCon featured in Irish Tech News

This article was originally published on Irish Tech News.   When and where is LibertyCon 2020 on? The event takes place April 3-5, 2020, at the Marriott Marquis in Washington DC. In the past we’ve had speakers like Governor Gary Johnson, Edward Snowden and...

4 facts about John Mackey

4 facts about John Mackey

At LibertyCon, we connect you with inspirational speakers who are working to change the world across the fields of academia, business, cryptocurrency, finance, technology, public relations, and public policy. John Mackey is co-founder and CEO of Whole Foods, and in...

5 facts about Miriam Isa

5 facts about Miriam Isa

Miriam Isa will be hosting LibertyCon 2020 on April 3-5 @ the Marriott Marquis in Washington, DC.  Originally from Miami, she has hosted Spanish and English language programs for several media outlets across music, sports, and entertainment industries. For many...

Why should you attend LibertyCon?

Why should you attend LibertyCon?

There are conferences happening all over the world, but what makes LibertyCon so special is the gathering of over 1,200 attendees across the fields of business, tech, science, politics, and academia who gather together at this one-of-a-kind event for a three day...

John Locke’s Top 5 Radical Political Ideas

John Locke’s Top 5 Radical Political Ideas

This article was originally published on Learn Liberty's blog. John Locke turns 387 years old today, making this an unusually appropriate occasion for reflecting upon his legacy as a political philosopher.  Further, because this is the internet, I propose we make...