Declare! The Official Podcast Of The Libertarian Party Of Ohio



LPO Communications Director, Aaron Keith Harris, is your host each episode as he speaks with the most interesting people promoting liberty in Ohio and around the world.


  • Declare 2016 ep. 3 w/ Marc Allan Feldman


    Declare 2016 ep. 3 w/ Marc Allan FeldmanLPO Communications Director Aaron Keith Harris interviews Marc Allan Feldman. Dr. Feldman is a candidate for the Libertarian Party presidential nomination, and is a member of the Libertarian Party of Ohio Central Committee.

  • Declare 2016 ep. 2 w/ John Fockler


    Download HereIn this Episode Host Aaron Keith Harris has an intriguing conversation with Libertarian U.S. Senate hopeful John Fockler. They discuss issues with running for U.S. Senate and other governing roles as a Libertarian, problems with ResponsibleOhio, better solutions for marijuana legalization, and many other topics important to keeping the Libertarian party moving forward in Ohio and nationwide.

  • Guest: LPO Chair Bob Bridges


    Aaron talks with LPO Chair Bob Bridges about the party's goals, the status of the lawsuit for ballot access, and the beginning of the Voter Freedom Drive.Click Here to Download.

  • Ep. 7 w/ Christina Tobin of Free and Equal, Inc.


    This week, Aaron's guest is Christina Tobin, an American activist and leader in the election reform and voters’ rights movements. She is the founder and chair of The Free and Equal Elections Foundation, and president and chief executive officer of Free and Equal, Inc. Direct Download Here Please take a second to rate/review or subscribe to the show on iTunes. Thanks!

  • Ep. 6 w/ Jim Babka of the Downsize DC Foundation


    Jim Babka is the co-founder and President of the Downsize DC Foundation and, Inc. Most business days, he and his team mobilize an army of more than 31,000 concerned citizens, many of whom, in turn, instruct their employees on Capitol Hill on how they want to be represented.Jim Babka regularly guest-hosts Straight Talk with Jerry Hughes on the Accent Radio Network. For nearly four years he hosted The Downsize DC Conference Call on the Genesis Communications Network.Mr. Babka joins your host, LPO Communications Director Aaron Keith Harris, to discuss The Downsize DC Foundation, the Zero Aggression Project, the role of faith in the Libertarian movement, the work of author Nassim Taleb and the idea of stepping into an MMA octagon. Direct Download here. Don't forget to subscribe to us on iTunes or rate/review the show so others can find the show! Thanks!

  • Michael Keenan, President of the Seasteading Institute


    For this episode, Aaron is joined by Michael Keenan, president of the Seasteading Institute. Seasteading is the idea that people can create permanent, floating settlements on international waters, so as to escape government reach. The two talk about the institute, Mr. Keenan's involvement in it, the logistics of creating a floating city and the possibility of such a city facing aggression from the U.S. government. You can find out more about seasteading at, as always send comments or questions about this, or any, episode to the episode here.

  • Ep. 1 w/ Matt Mayer, President of the Buckeye Institute


    On this first installment of Declare!: The Official Podcast of the Libertarian Party of Ohio, we're joined by Matt Mayer, President of the Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions. You can follow Matt on Twitter @ohiomatt. In addition to numerous other subjects, we refer to The Tytler Cycle, which is a quote attributed to Alexander Fraser Tytler that states that great nations go through the following cycle: From bondage to spiritual faith; From spiritual faith to great courage; From courage to liberty; From liberty to abundance; From abundance to selfishness; From selfishness to complacency; From complacency to apathy; From apathy to dependence; From dependence back into bondage.Feel free to e-mail host Aaron Keith Harris (LPO Communications Director) with any comments or questions at Download the Mp3. (Right-click then "Save As")

  • Ep. 4 w/ former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson


    Aaron (virtually) sits down with Gov. Gary Johnson of New Mexico. Topics include Johnson's candidacy for the 2012 presidential nomination of the Libertarian Party, his knack for tossing out vetoes as Governor, his paragliding accident, climbing the world's tallest mountains, AMC's "Breaking Bad," Ron Paul and more. Then we delve into Johnson's plan for presidency including thoughts on immigration, the Fed, terrorism, drug prohibition and more. For more from Gov. Johnson, see his official website or follow him on Twitter @GovGaryJohnson.Download the full episode here.

  • Ep. 3/ author Thomas E. Woods, Jr.


    This episode, we're joined by New York Times best-selling author, Thomas E. Woods. Woods is the author of such books as "Rollback: Repealing Big Government Before the Coming Fiscal Collapse," "The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History" and "Who Killed the Constitution?"Topics discussed on this episode include The Fed, religion, progressivism's move to the mainstream, NBC's "The Office," and much more.Click Here to Download the Mp3.

  • Ep. 2 w/ LPO Finance Director Jillian Mack


    On this episode, your host, Aaron Keith Harris, talks with Jillian Mack, the new Finance Director of the LPO. Topics include getting the word out by going door-to-door, the task ahead as new Finance Director, discovering Libertarianism, electronica music, giving up on the Republican Party and much more! Follow the Jillian on Twitter @jillian4liberty. And follow the LPO @LPOhio.Click here to download the podcast Mp3 directly.Or stream the show: