Articles by Nicholas Sarwark

Nicholas Sarwark

Nicholas Sarwark is Executive Director of the Libertarian Policy Institute. He served as Chair of the Libertarian National Committee from 2014 to 2020, a period of unprecedented growth. Over the last two decades, he has worked as a systems developer for a major non-profit, tried over 30 cases to a jury as a deputy public defender in Colorado, and managed the oldest independent car dealership and loan company in Phoenix. He founded Wedge Squared Strategies in 2019, a strategy, communications, and campaign consulting firm that helps individuals and organizations maximize their impact on the world. Licensed to practice law in Colorado and New Hampshire, he lives in Manchester, New Hampshire with his wife Valerie and their four children where they volunteer to build a better local community.

Cruft, and being thankful for it.

One of the first things you learn in computer science is the concept of cruft, the remnants of old projects, failed design attempts, temporary fixes,...

Mitch Scoggins Joins Board

The Libertarian Policy Institute is proud to announce the appointment of Mitch Scoggins to the board. Mitch Scoggins is an experienced public health professional, having...

R.J. Lyman Joins Board; Additional Appointments to Come

The Libertarian Policy Institute is proud to announce the appointment of R.J. Lyman to the board. R.J. Lyman is a former Assistant Environmental Secretary of...

Harrington to Helm Board at Libertarian Policy Institute

The Libertarian Policy Institute is proud to announce the appointment of Ricky Dale Harrington, Jr. as its board president. After setting a record among Libertarian...

Stand for Change: Solve real world problems by running for office

Introduction No matter where you live, there is something that could be better. Housing is too expensive. Schools are failing students. People are dying from opioid...

Make Your Actions Speak Louder

Introduction During the pandemic everyone in America spent much more of their lives online. Zoom meetings and Skype interviews replaced physical meetings and travel. Take...

You Probably Shouldn’t Go to Law School

Written with editing and contributions from Bruce Godfrey. Introduction If you are reading this article, you probably shouldn’t go to law school. We know this...

A Libertarian Path Forward from COVID-19

Introduction One year ago, we published “A Libertarian Approach to COVID-19” to outline libertarian ways to handle a novel respiratory virus that became a global...

Making Higher Education More Useful and Affordable

American higher education costs too much, delivers too little value, and has saddled an entire generation with debt they cannot escape. Everyone agrees that there...

Opportunities in 2021: What will the new year bring for Libertarians?

It’s the last month of a very eventful 2020. The election is over, or at least close to over, and things are not that much...

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Keep up to date with all of our policy papers and latest articles.

Article Categories

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Keep up to date with all of our policy papers and latest articles.