Peter C. McCluskey (
Sun, 22 Nov 1998 11:06:52 -0800 ( writes:
>Is this the same "ban cryptography, total surveillance, anarchists are evil"
>David Brin who's posted here in the past, or is this another David Brin
>I've never previously heard of? If it's the former I don't know how anyone
>could call him a libertarian.

At the recent Cato conference, Brin was on a panel with Vinge and Benford. Brin said that all three were members of the Libertarian party, but that "some of us would be purged" if the party were more organized.

David Friedman commented that everybody would be purged if the party were more organized.

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