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Join host Marc Clair as he interviews Tom Woods, Peter Schiff, Lew Rockwell, Ben Swann, and many others in the liberty movement in an effort to advance the ideas of liberty.

Join host Marc Clair as he interviews Tom Woods, Peter Schiff, Lew Rockwell, Ben Swann, and many others in the liberty movement in an effort to advance the ideas of liberty.
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Join host Marc Clair as he interviews Tom Woods, Peter Schiff, Lew Rockwell, Ben Swann, and many others in the liberty movement in an effort to advance the ideas of liberty.




339. “Addiction is Not a Crime”: U.S. Senate Candidate Dale Kerns

In today’s episode, Marc is joined by Libertarian candidate for U.S Senate, Dale Kerns! Dale explains how he became a libertarian, why he decided to run for U.S. Senate under the Libertarian Party banner, and why he has made the concept “Addiction is not a crime” a centerpiece of his campaign. For full show notes head over to


FF 115 - Freedom is the Answer to Addiction says Steven Slate

Today author Steven Slate joins the show to talk about addiction with Felony Friday host John Odermatt. Steven was drawn to study addiction as a result of his own struggles with drug abuse. Steven and John discuss a controversial book that Steven co-authored with Marc Sheeren and Michele Dunbar, The Freedom Model for Addictions: Escape the Treatment and Recovery Trap. The book calls into questions many commonly held beliefs in regards to addictio [...]


338. Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor w/ Rodger F’in Paxton!

In today’s episode, Marc convenes another liquored-up meeting of the liberty minds for another rendition of “Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor”. Lions regulars Howie Snowdon and “Felony Friday” host John Odermatt join the show, along with a very special guest, the LAVA Flow podcast’s Rodger Paxton! Rodger brings his usual brand of fiery ancappery to LILDL, complete with all of his foul-mouthed catchphrases (at least the ones he can remember.) They discuss the upcoming PORCFest...


FF 114 - Gun Rights, Gun Fights and the 2nd Amendment with Salvatore DeGennaro

Salvatore DeGennaro is today’s guest on Felony Friday. Salvatore is a firearms instructor, International Defensive Pistol Association shooter, and a life-long practitioner of the concealed carry lifestyle who strives to serve as a conduit of reliable information to the masses of new shooters entering the fold. He is a contributing author for USA Carry, Concealed Nation, Self-Defense Rx, The Truth About Guns, and his own blog Reflex Handgun. Salvatore is also an active defender of the...


ELL 62: Even For Lefty Haters, Tame Oscars Are Lame Oscars

In this week’s Electric Libertyland, Brian first reflects on the rare occasion of watching the Oscars with his family in Florida, the politics of awards shows and latest Oscar broadcast ratings. Then, working into some current political coverage, Brian discusses Trump’s problems with due process, the new “online sex trafficking bill,” a Senate solution to the proxy war in Yemen, and the supposedly private Tor browser being almost totally funded by U.S. government spooks. @BrianMcWilliams @


337. Gene Epstein on the Fiscal Time Bomb of U.S. Debt

In today’s episode, Marc is joined by Gene Epstein to discuss Trump’s ‘disastrous’ proposed budget, why it doesn’t address fraud and corruption, and how the upcoming “fiscal time bomb” of U.S. Debt will affect us all. To suppor the show and gain access to exclusive bonus audio content, check out the Lions of Liberty Pride For show notes head to


ELL 61: We The Internet TV’s Lou Perez Talks Guns and Comedy

On this week’s Electric Libertyland, host Brian McWilliams welcomes back comedian and We The Internet executive producer and head writer Lou Perez to the show to discuss the handling of the Parkland school shooting by local police and the media tour being undertaken by student survivors. Additionally, Brian and Lou discuss life imitating comedy courtesy of a particularly unaware Vice News segment, and parody being harder to come by in a world gone mad. @BrianMcWilliams @LionsofLiberty [...]


336. Matthew C. Scaro Brings Liberty Fire to the IL Governor’s Race

In today’s episode, Marc is joined by Libertarian candidate for the Governorship of Illinois, Matthew C. Scaro! Matt describes how he first became interested in libertarian ideas after seeing some YouTube videos of a certain Texas Congressman named Ron Paul. Matt then describes how he decided to take the inspiration of Dr. Paul and channel into the political sphere, leading him to become involved with the Libertarian Party and to run for the Governor of Illinois. Lions of Liberty listeners...


FF 112 - Shining a Light on the Con Game that is the Drug War with Brian Saady

On today’s episode Felony Friday host John Odermatt is joined by author Brian Saady. Brian is a politically-independent author who writes about corruption, crony capitalism, human rights, and civil liberties. The pages of his books are filled with eye-opening revelations that are backed up with extensive documentation. Brian has published a three-book series, Rackets, which is about the legalization of drugs and gambling, and the decriminalization of prostitution. He’s also written other...


ELL 60: Are Progressives Actually Causing More Mass Shootings?

On this week’s Electric Libertyland, Brian McWilliams gives his take on gun violence in America in regards to mass shooting events, and why any debate on taking away the right to bear arms is completely pointless. Is mental health behind these events or is it a culture fostered by the people who hate guns the most? It’s not all doom and gloom though, as Brian also discusses the comically irrelevant Mueller Russia indictments and the author of “Democracy Unchained” linking autism with...


335. Break the Media Blackout with LP Congressional Candidate Drew Miller

In today’s episode, Marc is joined by a Libertarian candidate for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District, Drew Miller! Drew explains how he first became interested in libertaran ideas, the circumstances of this special congressional election taking place next month and why, despite being largely ignored by the media, he is the most qualified candidate in the race. This is one election where the Libertarian really stands to make an impact! Learn more about Drew at...


FF 111 - 13 Years in Prison for $500 Worth of Drugs

On today’s episode of Felony Friday Tray Johns join host John Odermatt. Tray shares what it was like growing up on the south side of Chicago at the height of the crack epidemic, in the late eighties, early nineties. She explains how she came to be sentenced to 13 years in federal prison for 500 dollars worth of drugs. While in prison Tray became a talented jailhouse lawyer and returned home a great organizer. Tray has held a diverse array of roles throughout her life. Tray spent time in...


ELL 59: The Military Industrial Congress

On this week’s Electric Libertyland, host Brian McWilliams takes a look at the latest budget deal, and Trump’s budget proposal moving forward, both of which embrace the war state and the military industrial complex. Brian also discusses a recent experience with the most brainwashed statist Canadian he’s ever met, talks a bit about the bizarro media darling (per CNN) that is brutal North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un’s sister Kim Yo-Jong, and highlight’s Rand’s invitation to talk with the...


334. Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor: Breaking News Edition!

In this BREAKING NEWS! Edition of “Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor”, Marc is joined by a cast of drunken series regulars as “The Godfather” Howie Snodwon, our elsusive legal cousel “Rico”, and J.B. Lubin enter the liberty living room! Along the way they discuss Rico’s newfound obsession with Sean Hannity, the controversy around Arvin Vohra’s role as the LNC Vice Chair, the #MeToo moment hitting the libertarian world, the re-emergence of Ben Swann, news on North Korea,...


FF 110 - Federal Prosecutors Gone Wild!

On today’s show Lynn Espejo joins Felony Friday host John Odermatt to share a shocking story of injustice. Lynn was indicted on wire fraud in 2011 and the charges were dismissed in 2012. She was indicted again in 2014 for wire fraud, money laundering, and tax fraud. During pre-trial a US Attorney was caught hiding evidence and an IRS agent was caught sharing Lynn’s tax returns illegally with her husband’s employer. The US Attorney was removed from my case but no penalty to him or IRS agent...


ELL 58: SOTU, Memos and Super Bowl Hangovers

On this week’s Electric Libertyland, host Brian McWilliams staples together his thoughts on Trump’s State of the Union address, the latest on the Nunes memo, Venezuela’s impending military coup, and afterthoughts on his beloved Philadelphia Eagles winning the Super Bowl. Also, the Libertarian Party made quite a few enemies after ostracizing Ron Paul. @LionsofLiberty @BrianMcWilliams


333. The NAP, Property Rights and the Daily Paul with James Reilly

In today’s episode, Marc is joined by an old friend from the “Daily Paul” days, James Reilly! James and Marc dish on the NAP, Property Rights and reflect on the good old days when they used to engage in philosphical discussions about libertarianism with strangers on the Daily Paul website! For show notes head to


FF 109 - Dealing with the Criminalization of an Unimaginable Tragedy

Today on Felony Friday David McNamar joins John Odermatt to discuss a heart wrenching tragedy he experienced. David is a listener of the show and a member of our Lions of Liberty forum. He reached out to me about a month ago to inquire if I’d be interested in hearing his story. David had a very tragic accident occur in his life. One that is unimaginable. David and John discuss this accident, the impact it had on his life and what it taught him about the criminal justice system. Find past...


ELL 57: Talking Burger King, Grammys and Star Wars with Remso Martinez

On this week’s Electric Libertyland, Brian McWilliams brings in Remso W. Martinez of the “Remso Republic” podcast Brian and Remso discuss his recent getaway from Rabid Republicans and his new documentary “American Statesman: The Nick Freitas Story.” Then then transition to talk about Hillary Clinton’s appearance on the Grammy’s, Burger King taking on Net Neutrality and finish up with a discussion on “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” @LionsofLiberty @BrianMcWilliams


332. Is Donald Trump a Disaster for Libertarianism?

In today’s episode, Marc hosts a lively debate between two prominent libertarian heavyweights - Robert Wenzel of Economic Policy Journal and Target Liberty and Walter Block, Professor of Economics on Loyola University in New Orleans and Senior Fellow at the Ludwig Von Mises Institute. They spar over the resolved statement “Donald Trump is a Disaster for Libertarianism.” Wenzel argues in the affirmative, while Block argues the opposing view. This is a knock-down drag-out slobberknocker of a...


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