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 [...]

Green Party Candidates for President, Vice President Arrested at Presidential Debate

By: Tuesday October 16, 2012 7:14 pm

Hours before Democratic presidential candidate President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney were scheduled to go on stage for the second presidential debate, Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein and her running mate, Cheri Honkala, were arrested outside Hofstra University. Video has been posted by Long Island Report that shows Stein and Honkala [...]

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 [...]

Justice Party Presidential Candidate Rocky Anderson on Transparency & the Rule of Law Under Obama

By: Tuesday August 21, 2012 6:42 pm

Former Salt Lake City mayor Rocky Anderson, an advocate for human rights, justice and the rule of law, is running for president as a Justice Party candidate. He accepted the nomination in January and has been working to raise awareness on key issues and organize people around the country with his campaign. I interviewed Anderson [...]

Guest Post: Rocky Anderson a Progressive Alternative to Obama

By: Wednesday December 14, 2011 6:21 pm

Former Salt Lake City Mayor Rocky Anderson (photo: wickenden) *The following is a guest post from Steven Higgs of the Bloomington Alternative, which is a biweekly journal of news and commentary published in Bloomington, IN. The publication is committed to promoting and celebrating progressive social change and independent media in Bloomington. For more, visit the [...]

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