February 9th, 2003


Free State Project on MSNBC


Libertarians: New State of Mind
Can 20,000 transplants transform a small state into a libertarian Utopia?

Feb. 17 issue — A growing contingent of libertarians have decided that to get anywhere in politics they need to go ... somewhere. A plan by the Free State Project calls for 20,000 “freedom-loving people” to move to a small state and stage a bloodless coup in the next five years. In this utopia the state would slash taxes, reject most federal assistance, dump gun-control laws, legalize drugs, disband public schools and privatize almost all services.

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