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Does the Republican Party Have a Future?

Blowtorch of Reason Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 3:43 PM
I am pretending? I have been a member of the Libertarian Party (and LP of Texas) since 2005. If you look at all of my posts you will see that I have been trumpeting Libertarian positions on here since I joined.
Blowtorch of Reason Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 3:47 PM
Try taking the quiz here: http://www.isidewith.com/political-quiz

For the record I agree with the Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson 97%, Mitt Romney 43% and Obama 25%. I think my standing and positions are secure.

The United States, from day one, was a project about principles and ideals.

The super power that emerged and grew from the handful of colonists that began settling here was not the product of where those colonists happened to land, but the ideals and principles in their head and heart – applied in how they lived their lives.

The Republican Party was founded in 1854 to address one great blot on the nation’s founding legacy – the existence of slavery in a nation founded under the ideal of freedom under God.

Runaway slave and self-educated abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass said “I...