Socialist Alternative: Gary Johnson Is Not The Third Party Candidate You’re Looking For

(The following was originally published on the Socialist Alternative website.) With Hillary Clinton failing to provide a genuine voice for the 99% against Donald Trump’s bigoted fake-populism, a left-wing third-party candidate like Jill Stein can act as an important pole of attraction for a section of workers and youth sick and tired of the status … Continue reading Socialist Alternative: Gary Johnson Is Not The Third Party Candidate You’re Looking For

New York Daily News: Jeb Bush suggests voting for Gary Johnson at private luncheon

(The following was originally published in the New York Daily News.) Maybe Jeb Bush can help him find Aleppo. The former Florida governor repeatedly suggested voting for Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson at a private luncheon on Wednesday, those present tell the Daily News, seemingly going further than his previous comments that he'd consider voting … Continue reading New York Daily News: Jeb Bush suggests voting for Gary Johnson at private luncheon

Green Papers: Why a vote for Jill Stein is not a “wasted” vote

(The following was originally published in Green Papers.) Green Party of Ohio By Bob Fitrakis & Suzanne Patzer September 29, 2016 Voters beware! Don’t let mainstream shills for the Democratic Party masquerading as non-partisan progressive journalists or pundits bully you into believing you can’t decide for yourself or that the fallout from your vote will … Continue reading Green Papers: Why a vote for Jill Stein is not a “wasted” vote

Chicago Tribune Endorses Gary Johnson

(The following was originally published in the Chicago Tribune.) As Nov. 8 looms, a dismayed, disconsolate America waits and wonders: What is it about 2016? How has our country fallen so inescapably into political and policy gridlock? How did pandering to aggrieved niche groups and seducing blocs of angry voters replace working toward solutions as … Continue reading Chicago Tribune Endorses Gary Johnson

Politico: Clinton’s third-party headache

(The following was originally published in Politico.) Polls show younger voters are taking a long look at the Libertarian and Green Party nominees this year. That could be a big problem for Hillary Clinton in a close race against Donald Trump. A raft of new polls out this week carried almost unanimously good news for … Continue reading Politico: Clinton’s third-party headache

Digging Deeper: Examining the Constitution Party’s Racist Baggage

by Cody Quirk Two years ago, political activist and former Youth Chairman of the Constitution Party, Joshua Fauver, released an article on Independent Political Report detailing some interesting, controversial links that the National Constitution Party (formerly called the U.S. Taxpayers Party before 1999) had with certain groups and individuals whom were outspoken about or involved … Continue reading Digging Deeper: Examining the Constitution Party’s Racist Baggage

Jill Stein Editorial in The Hill, The Debate Through the Green Party Lens

(The following was originally written by Green Party presidential nominee, Dr. Jill Stein, and published in The Hill.) Despite the efforts to silence the competition for the two establishment parties by excluding us from the televised presidential debates, we were able to reach millions of voters with our message using the open Internet and a … Continue reading Jill Stein Editorial in The Hill, The Debate Through the Green Party Lens

Counter Punch: Demonizing the Green Party Vote

(The following was originally published in Counter Punch.) Third parties, especially during presidential election years, are subjected to a variety of criticisms from supporters of the candidates of the duopoly and their corporate media enablers.  The level of virulent denunciation in 2016 of the Green Party’s presidential candidate, Dr. Jill Stein, by Democrats and partisans … Continue reading Counter Punch: Demonizing the Green Party Vote

Newsweek: Can the Libertarian Party Grow With Gary Johnson and Bill Weld at the Helm?

(The following article was originally published in Newsweek.) Bill Weld was a big name in American politics in the 1990s. With his red hair, ruddy complexion and 6-foot-4 frame, he stood out from the crowd of mostly blow-dried politicians. A celebrated prosecutor in Boston and then a top official in the Justice Department under Ronald … Continue reading Newsweek: Can the Libertarian Party Grow With Gary Johnson and Bill Weld at the Helm?

Jill Stein Editorial In Truth Dig, For Latinos, the Problem Isn’t Just Trump—It’s ‘Trumpismo’

(The following editorial was originally published by Jill Stein in TruthDig.) nyone watching this year’s elections knows that Latinos are going to play a critical role. The Age of LatinX is upon us. Without a doubt, LatinXs will play a determinant role in these important elections. As the presidential nominee for the Green Party, I … Continue reading Jill Stein Editorial In Truth Dig, For Latinos, the Problem Isn’t Just Trump—It’s ‘Trumpismo’