Ask a Libertarian 2012 with Nick Gillespie and Matt Welch: How Can I Talk Politics With My Earnest Lefty Friends Without Them Screaming at Me?


Welcome to Ask a Libertarian 2012 with Reason's Nick Gillespie and Matt Welch. They are the authors of the book, The Declaration of Independents: How Libertarian Politics Can Fix What's Wrong With America, coming out in paperback with a new foreword covering Occupy Wall Street and more, on June 26.

In this video, they answer the question:

"How can I talk politics with my earnest lefty friends without them screaming at me?"—Sent by Scott Ross. 

Produced by Meredith Bragg, Jim Epstein, Josh Swain, and Tracy Oppenheimer with help from Katie Hooks.

To watch answers from 2011's Ask a Libertarian series, go here.