If you're in the Bay Area, here are two chances to meet Reason.tv's Nick Gillespie and Reason magazine's Matt Welch, authors of the new book The Declaration of Independents: How Libertarian Politics Can Fix What's Wrong with America (to buy the book online, go here for links to major sites).
Sunday, July 24: Coffee and Chocolate at TCHO
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Pier 17 on the Embarcadero at Green Street
San Francisco, CA
TCHO is the award-winning artisanal chocolate created by Jane Metcalfe and Louis Rossetto, the co-founders of Wired magazine. Check out the company's site.
And then on Monday, July 25, at San Francisco's legendary Commonwealth Club at 6.30PM get set for "WWLD: What Would Libertarians Do?":
Nick Gillespie and Matt Welch, Reason Magazine and Reason.tv; co-authors, The Declaration of Independents
In conversation with Joe Garofoli, Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle; Author, Politics Blog, SFgate.com
What do health care, same-sex marriage, marijuana law, the budget and social service policies look like on a Libertarian ticket? Authors of a new Libertarian manifesto, Gillespie and Welch offer up principles of "free minds and free markets" as their fix to what's wrong with America. Come hear how Libertarian solutions for modern America match up against the other platforms.
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 6 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. program, 8 p.m. networking reception
Cost: $20 standard, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)