In a commentary on the current political system in the U.S., Matt Philips, president of the Free State Project, pulls the lever of a slot/voting machine that never pays out. The machine was a popular feature during the 2016 annual PorcFest, which was held at Roger's Campground in Lancaster. (John Koziol/Sunday News Correspondent)
On its face, the Free State Project is pretty simple. It's a political experiment, an organization that aimed to assemble a group of 20,000 Libertarians, and move them en masse to a single state, where they can pursue the maximum freedoms of life, liberty and property.