Will Libertarians Move from Barr to Johnson?

In 2008 the¬†Libertarian Party nominated former Georgia Congressman Bob Barr as their candidate for President of the United States. Many modern Pagans who consider themselves libertarians/Libertarians were displeased by this turn of events, as Barr had notoriously tried to ban Pagans from serving in the military, claiming that equal rights for Wiccans and Pagans set ¬†"a dangerous precedent that could easily result in the practice of all sorts of bizarre practices being supported by the military under the rubric of 'religion.'¬†" However, what was acceptable behavior in the Republican party of 1999 wasn't going to pass muster with Libertarian live-and-let-live notions of freedom, and so Barr ki … [Read more...]