Leave Christopher David Alone!

Leave Christopher David Alone!

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015 by Scott McPherson When a gang wants to stifle a competitor, they bring in a “heavy” to rough up the offending party. Portsmouth’s taxi monopolists brought in the local government for their dirty work. It’s the same shakedown, but the gang sits under a big fancy seal of incorporation, and the […]

Second Annual Freecoast Festival

PORTSMOUTH –  Shire Liberty News reported extensively on last year’s first annual Freecoast Festival.  The event was so successful that it’s returning this September.  Most of this year’s event will take place at the Praxeum, a libertarian-owned and operated cooperative work-space in downtown Portsmouth. We spoke with Tom Hudson, the lead organizer of this year’s […]

Liberty Forum Attendees Tour New Hampshire

Liberty Forum Attendees Tour New Hampshire

PORTSMOUTH – NH Liberty Forum officially kicks off on Thursday March 5.  The Free State Project has organized a number of tours of different regions of the state for conference attendees who arrive early and want to explore and tour New Hampshire. The first tour took place yesterday in the historic coastal city of Portsmouth.  […]

Radical Entrepreneurship at the Freecoast Festival

Issue #19 – Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 PORTSMOUTH – The First Annual Freecoast Festival took place Sept. 19-20 in the New Hampshire towns of Portsmouth and Newmarket. Over 100 attendees enjoyed a variety of scheduled events, heard presentations from several New Hampshire-based entrepreneurs, and attended the grand opening of the Praxeum, a new co-working space […]

Freecoast Festival Schedule Filling Out

Freecoast Festival Schedule Filling Out

PORTSMOUTH –  The Freecoast.org, which fosters the growing liberty movement in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire, has released new details about the upcoming first annual Freecoast Festival. The event takes place Sept. 19-20, 2014 in the towns of Portsmouth, Newmarket and Lee, New Hampshire. The weekend’s festivities kick off with a private screening of Hori Smoku: […]

Portsmouth Gets a Liberty Meet-Up Space: the Praxeum

Portsmouth Gets a Liberty Meet-Up Space: the Praxeum

Issue #11 – Thursday, July 31, 2014 PORTSMOUTH – On July 25th, Mike Vine announced on Facebook that the Freecoast is getting its first liberty space this fall, expected to open Sept 1.  I spoke with Vine about the new venue, dubbed the Praxeum. SLN: Who’s behind this venture? Vine: A few partners, all in […]

Third Digital Portsmouth Event Focuses on Bitcoin

Third Digital Portsmouth Event Focuses on Bitcoin

PORTSMOUTH – The historic Music Hall theater in Portsmouth hosted a Bitcoin Symposium on Thursday, March 20. The event featured networking, presentations and an open discussion as part of the Digital Portsmouth series. Monte Bohanan, director of marketing for The Music Hall, launched the Digital Portsmouth series three years ago.  Organizers of the event included […]