Augustus Sol Invictus, a candidate for U.S. Senate in Florida, gave the following remarks, as uploaded on YouTube, upon his defeat in the August 30 Libertarian primary. Transcript of the remarks is re-posted below as found on Invictus’ Facebook page.
Originally published at Wikinews
Augustus Sol Invictus is an Orlando-area attorney who graduated from DePaul College of Law. He is perhaps best known for the “Departure Memo” he wrote in 2013 in which he renounced his U.S. citizenship, his law degree, law firm, and claimed he would go into hiding in the Florida wilderness to prepare for civil war. Last year, he declared his candidacy for the Libertarian Party’s 2016 U.S. Senate nomination in Florida. As transcribed on his Facebook page, he delivered the following speech yesterday to the Florida Libertarian Convention. The Saturnalian does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in this speech. Continue reading