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A strong sign that Barr "gets" the new "bottom-up" campaign and fundraising paradigm-- he has hired Ron Paul's webmaster.

After I came out supporting Ron Paul as my favorite Republican candidate, tens of thousands of Ron Paul supporters started coming to my site on a daily basis. Most of them were anti-war, anti-Bush conservatives. At first, I thought they'd be potential Obama supporters. After interacting with enough of them, my read of them changed. They were mostly the people Thom Hartmann describes-- socially more liberal, but extremely anti-government, anti-tax-- and very unlikely to vote Democratic, except for the disaffected former Democrats, who, failing to have Ron Paul to vote for, will probably vote for independent Ralph Nader or Green Party Candidate Cynthia McKinney.

If Barr can meet the hopes of Libertarians and surpass the traditional turnout they have seen, Barr could be one of the factor that turn John McCain's campaign into the rout it has the potential to become... if the Dems don't implode.

POLL: Will Libertarian Candidate Bob Barr Take More Votes from McCain or Obama?

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Rob Kall has spent his adult life as an awakener and empowerer-- first in the field of biofeedback, inventing products, developing software and a music recording label, MuPsych, within the company he founded in 1978-- Futurehealth, and founding, organizing and running 3 conferences: Winter Brain, on Neurofeedback and consciousness, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology (a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, first presenting workshops on it in 1985) and Storycon Summit Meeting on the Art Science and Application of Story-- each the first of their kind.  Then, when he found the process of raising people's consciousness and empowering them to take more control of their lives  one person at a time was too slow, he founded Opednews.com-- which has been the top search result on Google for the terms liberal news and progressive opinion for several years. Rob began his Bottom-up Radio show, broadcast on WNJC 1360 AM to Metro Philly, also available on iTunes, covering the transition of our culture, business and world from predominantly Top-down (hierarchical, centralized, authoritarian, patriarchal, big)  to bottom-up (egalitarian, local, interdependent, grassroots, archetypal feminine and small.) Recent long-term projects include a book, Bottom-up-- The Connection Revolution, debillionairizing the planet and the Psychopathy Defense and Optimization Project. 

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particularly Christian fundamentalists who would n... by John Sanchez Jr. on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 10:00:32 AM
Here in Georgia, when his seat was re-districted, ... by Mike Mejia on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 11:09:47 AM
Rob, You wrote: After I came out supporting Ron P... by Darren Wolfe on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 11:23:17 AM
He is not a real Libertarian, in my view.... by Mike Mejia on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 11:25:31 AM
Air American Radio host has observed that Libertar... by steve scheetz on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 10:00:42 PM
and what he said, on many occasions, is that he de... by John Sanchez Jr. on Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 8:25:41 AM
Libertarianism is no solution for a nation with so... by LincolnMarx on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 10:31:27 PM
This Endurance Athlete Libertarian does not find t... by steve scheetz on Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 9:38:44 AM
 Violence in Venezuela April 12,... by steve scheetz on Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 9:59:52 AM
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Later in the day, pro-Chavez gunmen shot randomly ... by steve scheetz on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 8:01:28 AM
The whole assumption here is terribly wrong. The R... by Bill Samuel on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 3:38:25 AM
The Democrats OWN the votes of the black community... by steve scheetz on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 8:08:31 AM
I see most people didn't take Rob's bait a... by Bill Samuel on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 4:59:28 PM