February 28, 2024

Donna Gundle-Krieg | Author

Why Voting Libertarian is Not Wasting Your Vote

Sept. 5, 2020

Why are Americans still stuck with the same dysfunctional two parties year after year?

In other words, why won’t many Americans look beyond the duopoly to vote for some of the alternative candidates?

“It’s silly that a country that prides itself on ... Read More >>

Libertarian Solutions to Reforming Police State

July 4, 2020

Americans are finally seeing the need to reform the way our society enforces laws, as the issue of police force has been placed front and center before us.

The Libertarian Party has been ahead of the game for decades on the issues of reforming our criminal justice system. Read More >>

Pandemic Libertarians

May 9, 2020

We have all been stretched and forced to change our ways during the coronavirus quarantine, and over this time I noticed that more people are suddenly appreciating and practicing my own libertarian beliefs and values.

Many aspects of the Libertarian Party’s platform have bee... Read More >>

Zoning — and its Tie to the Affordable Housing Shortage

Feb. 8, 2020

For many reasons, lack of affordable housing has long been a big issue in Traverse City. The problem has now spread to the surrounding areas, such as my town of Mancelona. As a real estate broker who works with housing issues daily, I do not see this housing shortage improving soon.

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A Vital School of Choice: Your Home

Nov. 9, 2019

When the time came to send our children to school in the Metro Detroit suburbs 20+ years ago, my husband and I were excited to try the sparkling new public school a mile away. It had all the shiny bells and whistles, and it was located in a highly rated district. We were confident that bo... Read More >>

Short-sighted and Spending Big in Antrim County

Sept. 14, 2019

Four Antrim County Commissioners bravely stood up at a recent meeting and voted for a resolution to postpone moving ahead with building plans for a new jail. Unfortunately for the taxpayers, the motion failed 4–4, and the commissioners continue with plans to build the jail.
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Hoping for Amash

July 6, 2019

Many Libertarians and others are buzzing about the possibility of Michigan’s own U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, a Republican representing the state’s 3rddistrict, from running for president on the Libertarian ticket. While Amash has not announced his candidacy, he has indicated, and ... Read More >>

New Facilities for Antrim Amount to Handcuffs for Taxpayers

May 11, 2019

The Antrim County Commissioners are working on very expensive plans for new and/or upgraded facilities including a jail, administrative building, courthouse, sheriff’s office, and more. Estimates for these renovations or new buildings range from $40 to $76 million, according to the ... Read More >>

Libertarian Northern Michigan: A Primer

March 9, 2019

Many people in this country are fed up with the two-party system, and the division and problems that this system has created. Nothing ever seems to change.

Recently, two separate groups of people in northern Michigan decided to do something about this. Simultaneously, these two... Read More >>