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The Ides of March are about upon us, which means one month until the Ides
The last two years, we've had our protest at the Montgomery BART/Muni
station. There's a good crowd through there, and the IRS has been
servicing taxpayers in the station. (Funny - if I tried to do that, I'd be
However, there's an interesting opportunity. Marriage Equality California
is having an anti-tax rally at the Ferry Building, modeled on the Boston
Tea Party, at 6 pm (as I posted a moment ago). They're focusing on the
fact that federal tax law doesn't recognize same-sex marriages, whereas
we'll be focused on the idea that taxes are wrong.
But they're likely to get more press coverage than we are, and we are
sympathetic to their cause. This might be a good opportunity to take
advantage of; by having our protest at the same place and time, we might
get collateral press coverage, and have a chance to reach out to them.
Thoughts, both on this specific proposal and tax day in general?
Christopher R. Maden, Chair, Libertarian Party of San Francisco
The Party of Principle: individual freedom and personal responsibility
<URL: http://www.lpsf.org/ > +1.415.775.LPSF
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