Author Archives: William Saturn

Constitution Party: It Is Time to Vote Strategically and to Make Our Voice Heard

The Constitution Party sent out the following press release this past week:

Every presidential election year, we are bombarded with the message that this is the most important election ever and that we must vote for one of the candidates of the two major parties. This year is certainly no exception.… Read more ...

The Jorgensen Insider: Issue 02

The campaign of 2020 Libertarian Party presidential nominee Jo Jorgensen yesterday sent out the following newsletter to email subscribers.  This is the second issue.

Liberty [Redacted]

by Jennifer Imhoff

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Beginning October 1, 2020, Facebook will begin enforcing a stricter community standard guideline in an attempt to “stop hate speech.”

These changes are expected to impact page and group admins and require heavy oversight and censorship.… Read more ...

Ralph Nader: Why Do Americans Give Away So Much Control to Corporations?

Author and consumer advocate Ralph Nader, the 1996 and 2000 Green Party presidential nominee, 2004 Independent presidential candidate and Reform Party presidential nominee, and 2008 Independent presidential candidate and the Peace and Freedom Party presidential nominee, published the following editorial last week on his website Nader.org. 

The American people own most of the wealth – private and public – and most of the information in the country.… Read more ...

The Jorgensen Insider: Issue 01

The campaign of 2020 Libertarian Party presidential nominee Jo Jorgensen today sent out the following newsletter to email subscribers.  This is the first issue.

Hat Trick in Alaska

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– Jo’s visit makes top of the fold in four state newspapers.

– Jo gets back on the ice for a pick up game with locals.

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Kanye West Urinates on Grammy Award

Earlier today, entertainer Kanye West, an independent candidate for president, urinated on a Grammy Award and posted a video of the act on his Twitter page.  It has quickly become the most trending topic on the site.

West, nominee and founder of the Birthday Party, is on the ballot in Idaho, Utah, Colorado, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Kentucky, Minnesota, Iowa, and Vermont.… Read more ...

Jo Jorgensen: Do You Remember This Scene from Lord of the Rings?

Jo Jorgensen, the Libertarian Party’s 2020 presidential nominee sent out the following fundraising pitch to her email subscribers: 

Do you remember the scene in Lord of the Rings: Two Towers with Sam and Frodo near the end of the movie?

Don’t worry – If you haven’t seen it I won’t provide any spoilers.Read more ...

Harry Browne: When Will We Learn?

19 years ago today, in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, Harry Browne, the Libertarian Party’s 1996 and 2000 presidential nominee, posted the following to WorldNetDaily as his reaction to the events. 

Prior to 9/11, Browne warned interventionist American foreign policy would have catastrophic consequences for the nation. In his essay, he explains why the attacks should not surprise, and calls for a self-reflective response in the immediate, while prophetically expecting otherwise.  Read more ...

Melinda Pillsbury-Foster: The Commission for Presidential Debates is a Private Organization

Melinda Pillsbury-Foster is the executive vice president of Rebuild America and a former member of the Libertarian National Committee.  She submitted the following article for publication. 

How would you like to change America’s Political Landscape, turning it toward the free mammarket?  Read on.

The Commission for Presidential Debates is a private organization.  Read more ...

Book Review: Call the Exterminator!

Subscribers to the email updates for Nader.org, received the following review yesterday of Ralph Nader’s latest release, the fictional The Day the Rats Vetoed Congress:

Congress is infested with rats!

In this heavily illustrated fable written by the influential public advocate Ralph Nader, rats invade Congress — and the citizens revolt!

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IPR Contributor Dies

Kevin Zeese, an attorney and IPR contributor who posted 44 articles on this site, has died, Ballot Access News reports.  Zeese was heavily involved in the Green Party and the Howie Hawkins 2020 campaign for president.  He reportedly died suddenly of a heart attack on September 6 at the age of 64.… Read more ...

Alliance Party September 2020 Newsletter

The Alliance Party sent out the following newsletter yesterday updating email subscribers on the latest party news for this month: 

The publication of this newsletter is generally scheduled for the first Tuesday of each month, however we decided to postpone until after Labor Day which would offer us a better view of our 2020 ballot situation.… Read more ...

Ten Years After: The Speech

Ten years ago today, a little known councilman from the village of Minerva (Ohio), Phil Davison, addressed his local Republican Party executive committee to seek its nomination for county treasurer.  He did not win the nomination, but his passionate speech went viral, garnering millions of views on YouTube and attaining mainstream media coverage. … Read more ...