The right's new libertinism isn't libertarian

How a porn star ends up at a conservative youth conference

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A porn star went to a conservative youth conference, and somehow it's the libertarians' fault.

If you missed this teapot tempest, here's the gist: A pornographic performer called Brandi Love, who has written two articles for the right-wing outlet The Federalist, purchased a ticket to a conference hosted by Turning Point USA (TPUSA), a youth activism organization known for its "'trigger the libs' style" and close ties to former President Donald Trump. Love tweeted her enthusiasm about attending, but by the second day of the event her ticket had been revoked.

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