Johnny Freedom (aka John David Van Hove or Johnny Liberty) is an American public speaker, educator, visionary, whole systems strategic planner, researcher, social entrepreneur, consultant, musician, a specialist in business and web development committed to collaborating with strategic companies toward the objective of building a free enterprise infrastructure worldwide. 

John David Van Hove is the Founder, Organizer and CEO of the Institute for Communications Resources Inc which engineered a “Source Center” platform for networking worldwide along with producing educational and training programs. He offered company formation, financial coaching and web development. 

As webmaster and blogger for Liberty International Foundation he publishes original material and reposts independent news pertinent to liberty-minded individuals at:

Through his alias, Johnny Liberty, Mr. Van Hove has authored thirteen books including the best-selling Global Sovereign’s Handbook, Sovereign American’s Handbook, Reclaiming Your Sovereign Citizenship, Sovereign Hawaiians Handbook, Individual Sovereignty Process, Allodial Titles & Land Patents and this newly released three-volume series, the Sovereign’s Handbook.

Mr. Liberty also compiled five books of legal research on Court Documentation & Procedures: General, Right to Travel, Title 42, Hemp and TaxesThrough his alias, H’yoka Running Free, he authored the Federal Criminal Defendant’s HandbookHis most recent book now in its third edition was published through an alias, Johnny Freedom, Dawning of the Corona Age: Navigating the Pandemic.

His books and audio courses have been shared with millions of people worldwide. Having compiled extensive legal research in American sovereignty and law, he was a primary contributor to the IGP’s international best-selling Global One Audio Course distributed to over 90,000 people worldwide. The books and audio courses still in print are available at: For twenty years, Mr. Van Hove was a keynote speaker at hundreds of domestic and offshore conferences and has given lectures, seminars and workshops to more than 100,000 people.

John David Van Hove developed the Leadership Training Program, a series of introductory, advanced and graduate programs for those completing the Success Education Course (12 Audio CD’s). 

In 1970, he attended Michigan State University, studied biology, humanistic psychology, ecology and eastern philosophy during the activist seventies. Through traveling he has connected with people, organizations, businesses, projects, programs and media in many systems areas still available on the Yoga Source Center at:

John David Van Hove is a true renaissance man with many diverse talents shaping new thought on the leading edge of social, political and economic change. He has been a powerful and compassionate influence since the early seventies. 

He was a visionary during the online revolution and the emergence of the Internet.  He was there during the rise of the human potential movement, lived in community and co-founded an environmental education center, built nine houses, played and wrote hundreds of songs, raised three families, produced hundreds of exquisite concerts and events, and made the idea of sovereignty a household word. 

In the last five years, he has built and is co-managing Heaven on Earth Retreat center in Northern Arizona, managing the non-profit Raw Spirit Festivalorganization, authoring new books, recording five albums of his original music and enjoying life to the fullest.


  1. Institute for Communications Resources, Inc. was incorporated in the State of Oregon in 2015. It began as an idea of Guild Communications Center (GCC), aka Guild of Alternative Artists, in 1975.
  2. The purpose of Liberty International is to further the cause of organizations, businesses, communities and individuals who’ve made a significant contribution to liberating us from the bondage of external authority and the internal limitations of the human mind/body. This site is dedicated to “sovereignty for all the people”.
  3. The Federal Criminal Defendant’s Handbook was compiled and authored in the law library of the Federal Detention Center in Honolulu & Sheridan Prison in Oregon during the author’s two-year involuntary monastic retreat as a political prisoner from 2005 – 2007 for tax crimes.
  4. The research and writing of Dawning of the Corona Age: Navigating the Pandemic began in Thailand in January 2020 as the COVID-19 outbreak was beginning its course through China before reaching the USA and the rest of the world. It was published in August 2020 and now in its third edition.
  5. Liberty International Books is the current catalog of available books and audio courses.
  6. The Leadership Training Program and Success Education Course are archival workbooks.
  7. Formerly the Global Source Center, the Yoga Source Center is hosting the current archives of research in over 144 topic area.
  8. Heaven on Earth Retreat can be found at


Sovereign’s Handbook by Johnny Liberty (30th Anniversary Edition)

A three-volume, 750+ page tome with an extensive update of the renowned underground classic ~ the Global Sovereign’s Handbook. Still after all these years, this is the most comprehensive book on sovereignty, economics, law, power structures and history ever written. Served as the primary research behind the best-selling Global One Audio Course.

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