How Obama Boosters Delude Themselves into Accepting & Ignoring America’s Two-Party System

By: Thursday October 25, 2012 1:32 pm

A show on Al Jazeera English called “The Stream” invited me to appear to discuss third parties, supporters of third party candidates and US electoral politics in general yesterday. They did a full show on the election and how it was a close contest, highlighted the views of voters who consider Obama and Romney to [...]

Kevin Gosztola Discusses Contrast Between Third Party Debate & Obama-Romney Debates on Al Jazeera English (VIDEO)

By: Wednesday October 24, 2012 11:11 am

A nonprofit, Free and Equal, committed to promoting fairness in the US electoral process, hosted a debate last night, which included third party candidates running for president. The debate, held at the Hilton Hotel in Chicago, stood in stark contrast to the Obama-Romney debates put on by the anti-democratic and corrupt Commission on Presidential Debates. [...]

Two Men Incapable of Having a Foreign Policy Debate

By: Tuesday October 23, 2012 2:16 pm

One hour and a half was the time the two campaigns agreed upon for the foreign policy debate. They had a moderator, Bob Schieffer, who would ask all questions from the point of view that America is justified in whatever it does so long as it does it. When and how to do it would [...]

Leaked 2012 Presidential Debates Contract: Few Critical Points Worth Raising

By: Monday October 15, 2012 8:25 pm

A copy of the secret debate contract the campaigns for Barack Obama and Mitt Romney drew up for the 2012 presidential debates has leaked. TIME has posted it. The contract includes express limitations related to other candidates qualifying for debates, not publicly calling or participating in additional debates, not mentioning people in the audience beyond [...]

The Craven Desire Amongst Liberals to Fix America’s Deficit of Liberal Hacks

By: Tuesday October 9, 2012 1:02 pm

Every year, Salon‘s Alex Pareene publishes a hack list. The list is supposed to call attention to political commentators, newspaper columnists, political news show hosts and cable news pundits, who are constantly on television. They are listed and described rudely because there is no reason to respect people who are typically “wrong about literally everything” [...]

Democracy Now! ‘Expands’ the Presidential Debate (WATCH)

By: Wednesday October 3, 2012 6:52 pm

democracynow on livestream.com. Broadcast Live Free The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) is holding its first presidential debate tonight with Democratic Party presidential candidate Barack Obama and Republican Party presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Excluded from the debate will be Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson and Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein, who are both on [...]

The Illusion of Democracy in the 2012 Presidential Election

By: Wednesday October 3, 2012 3:57 pm

All presidential candidates able to get a percentage of support in a national poll, qualify for federal matching funds or get on enough state ballots to win the number of electoral votes needed to become president should have a right to run in elections in the United States. Tonight, only Democratic Party presidential candidate President [...]

Issues the Two Major Party Presidential Candidates Refuse to Discuss

By: Thursday September 20, 2012 8:32 pm

The liberal think tank Center for American Progress has a posting on their blog Think Progress which highlights ten “huge issues” that are being ignored in the presidential campaign. Each of these issues are definitely significant or have profound implications and they do deserve much, much more attention. It is certainly to be commended that [...]

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