Some comments on my departure

December 23rd, 2015 - 10:43pm by FTL_Mark in

I’ve been called a lot of things over the last few days: whiny, bitch, cunt, entitled, murderer, asshole, unrealistic, cuck and pathetic to name a few. You can mix and match them at your pleasure. It could be a fun little game of Mad Libs.” The whiny, pathetic murderer is acting like an unrealistic entitled cunt.”

Obviously, there has been an outpouring of support, but I can’t say that much of this doesn’t sting.

So, Ima splain myself as best I can. Your emotions about my departure are relevant and important. But if your emotions and thoughts are important, then mine are too. So, here they are.

Free Talk Live is a mission, not just a radio program and a business. We want to spread the Ideas of Liberty to anyone that can listen. We give away what others charge for, with the intention that people are able to easily hear it. No one has shown more dedication to the mission than Ian and I. I have likened us to street preachers and I think it is very apt. We have...

This Week's FTL News

December 23rd, 2015 - 12:28pm by BenjaminBartholomew in

Selected Episode of the Week: Was Saturday's episode of Free Talk Live Mark's last time hosting? Listen to the show to hear Mark & Ian talk about everything from gun rights to lawn darts, and then Mark ends the show with the announcment that he might not be coming back from his vacation to continue hosting the show. Mark also just posted this blog reflecting on his exit from the airwaves of Free Talk Live: Some comments on my departure

FTL's Ian Interviewed on the "Anarcho-Yakitalism Podcast"

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Mayor Admits City Has Spent $78,000 in Legal Fees on Robin Hood Lawsuits

December 22nd, 2015 - 12:00pm by FTL_Ian in

Sheriff of Nottingham

Hey, we’ve got legal bills to pay.

The last time we heard about how many taxpayer dollars the city of Keene has spent on their frivolous lawsuit to try to crush the rights of Keene’s Robin Hooders, it was December of 2013, the year they filed the suits against us.

Now, two years later, having lost at superior court in 2013 , then ...

Mark Edge Exits Free Talk Live’s Airwaves

December 20th, 2015 - 4:29am by FTL_Ian in

After ten years of service, Shire Free Church minister Mark Edge is leaving the airwaves of Free Talk Live , where he spent eighteen hours per week on-air creating entertaining radio with a variety of co-hosts and callers.

Now, he’ll no longer be behind a microphone on Free Talk Live and will be spending an indefinite period of time with his family each night. He is leaving it in listeners’ hands to decide when he can return to the show.

Here’s his explanation as to why from Saturday night’s final segment:

Video of the Ladies Panel @ Keenevention 2015

December 18th, 2015 - 11:46pm by FTL_Ian in

Anarchics host Renee Kate presented this year’s Ladies Panel at Keenevention , that turned out to be the final episode of Seditious Sirens, where she and her selected ladies from the Shire discussed their activism and took audience questions. Panelists included Katie McCall of Stone Manor , Ellen Ball of the Anarchics , and Ann Leverette from Flaming Freedom .

Big thanks to our 2015 video sponsor – Roberts & Roberts Brokerage – when you’re serious about precious metals – they take bitcoin!

Stay tuned to the Keenevention blog for more videos weekly and other media from the event. You can also follow the new...

Does this happen in your state? Jury Nullification IN COURT!

December 17th, 2015 - 4:58pm by FTL_Ian in

While other states are arresting jury nullification activists , New Hampshire allows flyering jurors , AND allows nullification to be explicitly named, described, and advocated for in court, as attorney Paul Garrity proves in the last part of his closing argument in the trial of James Cleaveland for recording video of state police:

If you love liberty and want to work towards making more of it happen, why not do it in the...

James Cleaveland found NOT GUILTY of “Resisting”; Jury Deadlocked on “Disorderly” 6-6, Mistrial Declared

December 17th, 2015 - 2:37pm by FTL_Ian in

James Cleaveland Victory 2015!

James Cleaveland After His Court Victory

In a clear victory today, Free State Project early mover James Cleaveland was found not guilty of “resisting arrest” and six of twelve jurors voted not guilty on the “disorderly conduct” charge! Judge John...