“Those who trade liberty for security, deserve neither…”
With a hippie headband, a black t-shirt and petition in hand, a “liberal hippie” goes around a college campus asking people to sign a ban on pressure cookers in response to the Boston bombings. Hilarity ensues when people happily hand over the private property rights of themselves to others for a false illusion of security.
Austin Petersen is the founder of The Libertarian Republic, as well as the CEO of Stonegait LLC.
Formerly an Associate Producer for Judge Andrew Napolitano's show "Freedom Watch", on the Fox Business Network. Austin was referred to by the Judge as "The right side of my brain". He built Judge Napolitano's social networks with over 700,000 fans and millions of clicks a month.
Austin graduated from Missouri State University. He has written and produced award winning plays and videos, and previously worked for the Libertarian National Committee and the Atlas Economic Research Foundation.