Tag Archives: Coronavirus

Kanye West Names Running Mate, Introduces the Birthday Party

During an interview today with Forbes, rapper Kanye West says the political party for his 2020 presidential bid is the “Birthday Party.”  He reveals little known Wyoming preacher Michelle Tidball as his running mate.  In addition, he details his generally right wing political views and lists his wife Kim Kardashian and billionaire Elon Musk as his campaign advisers.… Read more ...

Press Release: Green Party of the U.S. Presidential Nominating Convention

The Green Party sent out the following press release today regarding the upcoming Green National Convention this weekend:

Green Party of the United States
www.gp.org

For Immediate Release
July 6, 2020

Contact:

Michael O’Neil, Green Party Communications Manager, meo@gp.org, 202-804-2758
Holly Hart, Green Party Media Committee Coordinator media@gp.org | 202-804-2758
Craig Seeman, Green Party Media Committee Coordinator media@gp.orgRead more ...

Is Kanye West Really Running an Indy Campaign for President?

Rapper Kanye West announced on Twitter yesterday that he is running for president, using the hashtag #2020Vision:

Billionaire Elon Musk tweeted his approval:

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Ralph Nader: Trump and Pence – Step Aside for Professional Pandemic Scientists and Managers

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 today on his website Nader.org. 

Major changes in society can be accomplished by a fast-emerging, broad-based civic jolt so obvious and persuasive that it overwhelms the entrenched powers.… Read more ...

Cindy Sheehan: Do Gray Lives Matter?

Longtime peace activist Cindy Sheehan, who was the Peace and Freedom Party’s 2012 vice presidential nominee and the party’s 2014 nominee for governor of California, wrote the following statement yesterday on her Facebook page.  She has given IPR permission to republish:

Since some of you only believe mainstream sources on the Coronavirus, the WSJ today reported that 50k deaths here in the US are from nursing homes….that’s… Read more ...

Darryl Perry: Please Join Me During My Virtual Town Halls

New Hampshire Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Darryl Perry sent out the following press release today: 

Manchester, NH, June 18, 2020 – Even though businesses are beginning to re-open, fairs and festivals have been cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic and the need to practice safe social distancing. This means that campaigns need to adapt in how they engage with voters.… Read more ...

Reform Party of Virginia: It is Time for Action

The Reform Party of Virginia posted the following press release last week in response to the protests of law enforcement in light of the Minneapolis Police Department’s suffocation killing of George Floyd: 

Reform Party of Virginia calls on President, House and Senate leaders of both parties to take action, and a national conference of minority leaders and government to be held.… Read more ...

Chuck Baldwin: Don’t Let Them Destroy Your Love of Liberty by Destroying Your Memory of It

Chuck Baldwin, the 2004 vice presidential nominee and 2008 presidential nominee of the Constitution Party, today published the editorial below:  

All over America, State governors are cancelling Independence Day parades. They tell us they are trying to protect us from the coronavirus, but what they are really trying to do is wipe the memory of Liberty out of our minds.… Read more ...

Ron Paul: Coronavirus Shows Why We Need Separation of Medicine and State!

Former Congressman Ron Paul was the 1988 presidential nominee of the Libertarian Party. His two runs for the Republican presidential nomination in 2008 and 2012 brought notice to the libertarian movement.  He published the following editorial today on the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity site: 

It seems like only yesterday.… Read more ...

Ralph Nader: ‘Governor Cuomo: Avoid Budget Cuts by Not Rebating Stock Sales Tax to Wall Street!’

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 Friday on his website Nader.org. 

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is basking in the popularity of his meticulous Covid-19 news briefings and simultaneously predicting a pandemic-driven $61 billion state deficit over four years.… Read more ...

Chuck Baldwin: Prelude to Martial Law

Chuck Baldwin, the 2004 vice presidential nominee and 2008 presidential nominee of the Constitution Party, published the editorial below last Thursday:  

On the heels of government lockdowns of almost the entire country over the coronavirus, we are now witnessing nationwide riots over a Minneapolis policeman’s murder of George Floyd—and, predictably, Donald Trump is threatening to invoke the Insurrection Act and turn the U.S.… Read more ...

Ron Paul: Listen to the Doctors, End the Lockdowns

Former Congressman Ron Paul was the 1988 presidential nominee of the Libertarian Party. His two runs for the Republican presidential nomination in 2008 and 2012 brought notice to the libertarian movement.  He published the following editorial on the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity site yesterday: 

Six hundred physicians recently signed a letter to President Trump calling for an end to the coronavirus lockdowns.… Read more ...