What a Green should do about Bernie Sanders

A New Electoral Politics is Possible This article is meant to explore an alternative to what is given as a quadrennial binary choice of either attacking a progressive Democratic Presidential candidate or an imminent existential dilemma of Green Party closing shop and submitting to him.  This article could have just as easily been written in past presidential election cycles […]

Int’l Business Times “article” on the Fed: Important info (hold the opinion)

KW writes: A fascinating piece at IBTimes. New information shows that in addition to the TARP funds and bank bailout that Americans know about, there were secret loans from the Federal Reserve to private banks. And, did you know that our US Federal Reserve secretly loaned money to foreign banks? What is that about? My […]

Homeland Security targets Cynthia McKinney, and supporters of Ron Paul, Bob Barr and Chuck Baldwin as political threats

This story was posted to the other web-site I write for Independent Political Report. Story by Paulie Cannoli: Homeland Security ‘fusion centers’ targeted Cynthia McKinney as a potential threat, as well as supporters of Ron Paul, Bob Barr and Chuck Baldwin April 14th, 2009 Posted in The Jawa Report: ACLU complaint about the DHS, through […]

Missouri apologizes to 3rd parties for unfair report

The Missouri Department of Public Safety issued an apology to third parties and third party candidates for their document, MAIC, which profiled militia members as having Ron Paul, Bob Barr, or Chuck Baldwin bumper stickers on their cars.

Election officials in Kentucky caught cheating on electronic voting machines

County election officials in Clay County, Kentucky arrested for allegedly fraudulently changing votes on vote-counting machine, during the 2008 Presidential Elections.

Presidential Election Results: Grand total for November 2008

Update: At the end of December 2008, Ballot Access News posted what they feel are the final numbers. You can go to the BAN link below for that tally. Note that the grand total for Green Party Presidential Candidate Cynthia McKinney is now 160,118. Figures posted at Ballot Access News. There is also a chart […]

Democracy suffers when the news media ignore long-shot candidates and the ideas they espouse

Third-party blind spot — baltimoresun.com While the news media did an effective job this year of covering the presidential campaign between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain, the press still has a major blind spot when it comes to writing about third-party contenders. According to a basic LexisNexis database search of election coverage from […]

Third Party Debate in NYC this Sunday?: Still all guesses

Update: As of 7:22 pm: The WEB DEBATE IS ON, and Cynthia McKinney will participate. The live debate proposed for Columbia is canceled. Received e-mail from organization at Columbia. -KW In case you are interested in A. Possibly seeing a Third Party Debate in NYC this weekend or B. Knowing if there will be a […]

Third Party candidates take a chunk in new poll

From Independent Political Report Nader 6%,  Barr 2%  in  CNN poll June 6th, 2008 · 15 Comments The latest CNN/Opinion Research Corporation national general election poll, conducted Wednesday and Thursday, included Libertarian Bob Barr and independent Ralph Nader among the options. Other high-profile alternative candidates such as Constitution Party nominee Chuck Baldwin and Green frontrunner […]

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