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Can Free Markets Alleviate Poverty? Join us in Denver to discuss… over beer!

Why is it that some countries are poor while others are wealthy? If we could answer that question, wouldn’t millions of people around the world be better off? Well we can answer that question, yet people still suffer in many parts of the globe. If you are interested in learning more about how free trade promotes prosperity, you won’t want to miss happy hour this Wednesday night!

When: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 from 6-9 pm
Where: Choppers Sports Grill | 80 S. Madison Street in Denver
What: A Happy Hour Discussion on Free Trade

Grab a glass of your favorite beverage, pull up a chair and get to know other liberty enthusiasts in the Denver area while talking politics and philosophy to your hearts content!

That’s what Liberty on the Rocks Denver is all about.

So join us this Wednesday night as we host special guest Rich Mitchell, Executive Director of the PIER Institute, to discuss the topic of Free Trade, and how he is literally helping to promote it through his work.

Specials:

$5 Burger & Fries
$1 off Dry Dock pints & $3 off pitchers

About Rich Mitchell:

Rich Mitchell designed the PIER Institute’s development model, created the Institute, and leads their policy and research initiatives. He has significant experience in international relief work, participating in relief and development projects in countries as diverse as Colombia and post-tsunami Sri Lanka. As a business attorney, he has more than 13 years experience in corporate, securities and nonprofit law representing start-up enterprises as well as international companies. In 2003, he spent six months in Costa Rica studying Spanish and interned at a Costa Rican law office. He has also taught more than 25 college courses including the subjects of International Business and U.S. Business Law. Mr. Mitchell received his Bachelor of Arts from Michigan State University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Denver College of Law.

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Washington DC Kicks Off Liberty On The Rocks!

Liberty on the Rocks DC: “Loosen your tie and free your mind.”

Meet and mingle with liberty-minded young professionals in the DC area as you take advantage of great happy hour specials and develop connections! We’ll need your help to kick off the DC chapter right!

The Iron Horse Saloon is within walking distance from the metro and features skeeball, video games, and more in the private section of the bar.

Liberty on the Rocks is a grassroots organization whose goal is to help people establish social environments to educate, unite and activate liberty-minded individuals within their community. Networks aim to unite individuals not only with one another, but also with the freedom-based organizations in their local communities. Liberty on the Rocks will work with all liberty-oriented organizations and/or groups to help connect them with potential students, volunteers and/or members, so they may better expose their message and the educational information they produce to individuals in their community. With chapters in cities from Phoenix to Denver, Vancouver to Nashville, it was about time to harness the power of the movement in the nation’s capital.

Location:

The Iron Horse Tap Room
507 Seventh St NW
Washington, DC

Aug. 16th — Meetup with Pete Coors!

Pete Coors – Up On The Roof!

“A ‘COORS’ original and a Colorado ‘Native’”

Primaries are (will be) over!!! Time to toast the victors, rally the troops, and re-evaluate the road map going forward with words of wisdom from our esteemed guest speaker, Pete Coors. Yep, that’s correct, Pete Coors! This Colorado legend is a down to earth, philanthropic civic leader and talented businessman. I would encourage you, as always, to bring the family along to meet Mr. Coors and hear his perspective on public policy. This really is a golden opportunity to garner insight from a man who walks the talk. Let’s rock the roof for this meetup and bring some new friends along!

If you have not heard of Mr. Coors (really?), please find more details about our guest speaker at:

http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=101929&p=irol-govboard&ID=122769

Note: We hope to have some fashionable black T’s available (keep your fingers crossed), so bring some extra cash and be the first to spread the Liberty word in your district.

Upcoming Meetup Schedule Changes

The first Monday of September is Labor Day, we will NOT be meeting. Instead, as we did last year, we will have an August “Bonus” Monday!

Save the date: August 30th “Bonus” Monday

Replaces September 6th (Labor Day holiday) Meetup

Pete Coors Event Details:

August 16, 2010

Old Chicago’s rooftop patio (weather permitting, if not, meet in the upstairs bar)

145 Union Blvd.

Lakewood, CO

Happy hour from 5 – 7 p.m. (Speakers generally begin between 5:45 – 6:00)

FB group: Liberty On The Rocks (Red Rocks)

Disclaimer: Speakers/Guests/Articles do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of Liberty On The Rocks (Red Rocks).