Bay Area Events


List of events in the Bay Area of interest to those who seek to 1) have a political impact, 2) learn more about an issue, 3) support libertarian principles of individual rights and responsibilities, 4) meet people of like mind:



Free Exchange Holiday Party, December 6, 2014

Free Exchange Holiday Party

December 6, 2014   7:00 pm - Midnight

6 Gonzalez Drive, San Francisco


Free Exchange is hosted by Jim Elwood every first Saturday of each month (unless he tells you differently).  It is a relaxed get together for those interested in good friendly discussions.  Sometimes there is a guest speaker and sometimes there is not.

There is no charge, but potluck, donations, and BYOB are welcomed.


For reservations:   Jim Elwood  (415) 859-5174




Religion vs Freedom, December 2, 2014

Religion vs Freedom

with Onkar Ghate

Sponsored by the Ayn Rand Institute Speaker Series

December 2, 2014    7:00 pm check in    7:30 pm program


The Bentley Reserve

301 Battery Street, San Francisco, CA 94111

$10 General Admission   Free for students


For registration and information: 

ARI on Tour - Event Summary | Online Registration by Cvent



From Bloody Thursday to Now, December 3, 2014

From Bloody Thursday to Now:  80 Years of Labor History in San Francisco

Panel discussion presented by the Commonwealth Club of San Francisco

Wednesday, December 3, 2014  

5:30 pm check in   6:00 pm program

595 Market Street, San Francisco

FREE admission



Harvey Schwartz:  Historian, ILWU

Robert Cherny:  History Professor Emeritus, San Francisco State University

Jason Castanho:  Member ILWU

Carla Nolte:  Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle

Melvin Mackey:  President of ILWU Local 10 (Program Chair)

Tim Paulson:  Executive Director, San Francisco Labor Council (Program Moderator)

Golden Gate Liberty Revolution Monthly Meetings

Golden Gate Liberty Revolution

(formerly The Ron Paul Meetup Group)


"A gateway for individuals to promote liberty and justice through education, political action, collaboration and voluntarism."


Monthly meetings:  Every third Monday of each month

Moksha Life Center   7:00 pm

405 Sansome Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco 


For information:


The Business Solution to Poverty, January 21, 2015

The Business Solution to Poverty

Mal Warwick, author and entrepreneur

Presented by the Commonwealth Club

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

6:30 pm Check In   7:00 pm Program   8:15 pm Book Signing

Schultz Cultural Hall, Oshman Family JCC

3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto

$8 members of the Commonwealth Club,  $15 non-members,  $6 students


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