Tag Archives: Grand Illusion

Nader 2000 campaign manager publishes article on discriminatory ballot access laws

Posted at Green Party Watch by Dave Schwab:


Theresa Amato, who served as campaign manager for Ralph Nader’s 2000 Green and 2004 independent runs for president, has an opinion piece in the Harvard Law Record entitled “The Two Party Ballot Suppresses Third Party Change”. She notes that although Nader wrote a piece on discriminatory ballot access laws for the same publication in 1958, the situation has not improved in the 51 years since then.… Read more ...

Theresa Amato, former Nader campaign manager, published in Harvard Law Record

from the HLR article bio:

Theresa Amato is a public interest lawyer and was national campaign manager and in-house counsel for Ralph Nader in 2000 and 2004. She, is a graduate of Harvard College and NYU Law, a former Wasserstein Fellow at Harvard Law School and an Institute of Politics Fellow at the Kennedy School.

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Exposing the myth of voter choice in a two-party tyranny: Theresa Amato launches her new book

(excerpt from) Ballot Access News
Theresa Amato Launches Publicity Campaign for her Book, “Grand Illusion: The Myth of Voter Choice in a Two-Party Tyranny”
May 18th, 2009

Theresa Amato’s book, “Grand Illusion: The Myth of Voter Choice in a Two-Party Tyranny”, will be released in June 2009. To publicize the book, Amato holds a reception and reading at the Union League Club in Chicago, on Thursday, June 4, from 6pm to 8 pm.

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