“Declaring independence from an oppressive government ruler on behalf of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness is a powerful action and one that deserves to be celebrated. It is, however, important to remember that the fight for liberty didn’t begin on the 4th of July. Instead, there were years of growth, organizing, and naturalizing the idea of liberty and independence…
People for Liberty exists to grow the belief of liberty into a cohesive, organized movement where we #Act4Liberty – where the voice of liberty can rise above the government-induced chaos and speak to the public as the voice of reason and serve as the leader of a coalition for freedom.”
Read more from Holly F. Ward, Vice President of the Board for People for Liberty, in her blog.
“Many of the leaders of the American Revolution saw the new nation as a refuge for the oppressed of the world. In his famous General Orders to the Continental Army, issued on the occasion of the end of the Revolutionary War in 1783, George Washington stated that one of the reasons the United States was founded was to create "an Asylum for the poor and oppressed of all nations and religions..."
Read more on Immigration & the Founding Fathers in this latest article from our friends at Reason and plan to join us on Saturday, July 10th for our “Liberty on the Border” live broadcast highlighting some of the amazing organizations working to serve children and families still suffering in detention facilities and holding cells all across our country.
For those of you that don't know, People for Liberty is 100% volunteer led currently and primarily self-funded by our leadership team and a few forward thinking early donors.
We are looking for forward-thinking leaders who can help contribute their thought leadership to our efforts as we work to expand on our initial strategic plan. Currently, we are offering 100 individuals the chance to join our “Freedom Founders Club” which will offer exclusive invitations to our events including small group sessions with our Board and Advisory Board and strategic planning focus groups, the opportunity to offer your feedback for consideration, and quarterly “Investor Reports” on our progress.