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OregonLive.com
How Clinton and Sanders could heal their riftlikely to want to go that far. Sanders insiders say some recent articles sugge
How Clinton and Sanders could heal their rift
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 hours ago
likely to want to go that far. Sanders insiders say some recent articles suggesting that the candidate has taken on a Ralph Nader quality, determined to pursue his own agenda even if he damages the party, are dead wrong. In 2000, Nader's... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Libertarians gather in Orlando to pick choice for presidenthave vivid memories of non-major-party candidates affecting the presidential ra
Libertarians gather in Orlando to pick choice for president
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
have vivid memories of non-major-party candidates affecting the presidential race in 2000, when thousands of votes for Ralph Nader and Pat Buchanan left Al Gore just 537 votes behind George W. Bush, handing Bush the presidency. Why should... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton could heal their riftlikely to want to go that far. Sanders insiders say some recent articles sugge
How Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton could heal their rift
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
likely to want to go that far. Sanders insiders say some recent articles suggesting that the candidate has taken on a Ralph Nader quality, determined to pursue his own agenda even if he damages the party, are dead wrong. In 2000, Nader's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From one old man to another: Bernie Sanders, it's time to go homehappens, Sanders would not be remembered for his ideas or his passion. Instead,
From one old man to another: Bernie Sanders, it's time to go home
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
happens, Sanders would not be remembered for his ideas or his passion. Instead, he would go down in American history with Ralph Nader as one of our great, if unintended, political villains. My guess is that Sanders wants most to be remembered for... Read more
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The Washington Times
Greens slam Stephen Colbert’s warning that third-party candidate would weaken Hillary Clintonnominee Hillary Clinton. Mr. Colbert read a Dr. Seuss parody called “See Ralph
Greens slam Stephen Colbert’s warning that third-party candidate would weaken Hillary Clinton
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
nominee Hillary Clinton. Mr. Colbert read a Dr. Seuss parody called “See Ralph Run,” which blamed Green Party candidate Ralph Nader for helping elect Republican George W. Bush in 2000 by siphoning votes from Democrat Al Gore. “Thanks to Ralph... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Guest Commentary: ‘The silent generation’of us born during the Great Depression ran for the presidency, and all failed i
Guest Commentary: ‘The silent generation’
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
of us born during the Great Depression ran for the presidency, and all failed in their quest: Michael Dukakis, John McCain, Ralph Nader and Ross Perot. The last decade of Americans to be shut out of the White House prior to the 1930s were the 1810s.... Read more
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Business Insider
Meet the Harvard alumnus that wants to abolish tuition and is now running for Senateran for the Board of Overseers in spring 2016 with four other alums — including
Meet the Harvard alumnus that wants to abolish tuition and is now running for Senate
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
ran for the Board of Overseers in spring 2016 with four other alums — including former Green Party presidential nominee Ralph Nader — on a ticket to eliminate undergraduate tuition. As the most outspoken of the bunch when describing his... Read more
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The Hill
It's time for Sanders to exit stage leftat what point does his quixotic journey come to an end? At what point does he d
It's time for Sanders to exit stage left
The Hill / Posted yesterday
at what point does his quixotic journey come to an end? At what point does he decide that he's not going to be the Ralph Nader of this election? Nader had worthy and idealistic goals as well, but his candidacy accomplished nothing other... Read more
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Salon.com
The worst mistake Hillary can make: Clinton can’t afford to alienate Sanders supportersdrop in the polls by blaming Bernie Sanders. The senator has been called a “zom
The worst mistake Hillary can make: Clinton can’t afford to alienate Sanders supporters
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
drop in the polls by blaming Bernie Sanders. The senator has been called a “zombie candidate,” and he has been compared to Ralph Nader (an absurd comparison, but partisan Democrats can’t help themselves). You Might Also Like Meanwhile, Leslie Lee... Read more
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Slate
Dear Bernie-or-Bust Voter: I Get It. I Was Just Like You Once.it. I was just like you once. In the year 2000, fresh out of college, I cast m
Dear Bernie-or-Bust Voter: I Get It. I Was Just Like You Once.
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
it. I was just like you once. In the year 2000, fresh out of college, I cast my second-ever presidential election vote for Ralph Nader. Later that night, I watched in horror as the contest between Al Gore and George W. Bush ended in an... Read more
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Breitbart
Professor: Libertarian Party Could ‘Play the Spoiler Role in 2016 for Donald Trump’Trump’ SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER The Libertarian Party could play the spoile
Professor: Libertarian Party Could ‘Play the Spoiler Role in 2016 for Donald Trump’
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Trump’ SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER The Libertarian Party could play the spoiler role in 2016 for Donald Trump, just as Ralph Nader did in 2000, but this time helping to tip the election to the Democrat. Unlike the typical third party... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ralph Nader fails in bid to be elected to Harvard boardEven if Ralph Nader isn’t running for president this year, that doesn’t mean he
Ralph Nader fails in bid to be elected to Harvard board
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Even if Ralph Nader isn’t running for president this year, that doesn’t mean he wasn’t involved in at least one 2016 election. However, the 82-year-old’s campaign for Board of Overseers at his alma mater, Harvard University, failed to make the cut,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is there be a lesson here for Sanders?: 72-Year-Old Fringe Left Candidate Wins Presidency in Austrian Run-Off Electionendorsement), Bernie is seen as "Bernie Nader." This is a reference to the fals
Is there be a lesson here for Sanders?: 72-Year-Old Fringe Left Candidate Wins Presidency in Austrian Run-Off Election
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
endorsement), Bernie is seen as "Bernie Nader." This is a reference to the false but whdely held belief that left-activist Ralph Nader, running as an independent in 2000, "lost" Florida to George W. Bush. This AFT member, and many other Hillary... Read more
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Salon.com
OT outrage: Liberal advocacy group slams Obama’s new overtime regsas a job killer, enlisting Congressional Republicans to veto it. U.S. PIRG was
OT outrage: Liberal advocacy group slams Obama’s new overtime regs
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
as a job killer, enlisting Congressional Republicans to veto it. U.S. PIRG was originally founded by consumer advocate Ralph Nader. According to its mission page, the group “stands up to powerful special interests on behalf of the American... Read more
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Boston Globe
Effort to make Harvard University tuition-free fails2002 ballot initiative that severely limited bilingual education. Unz rounded u
Effort to make Harvard University tuition-free fails
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
2002 ballot initiative that severely limited bilingual education. Unz rounded up four other candidates — including Ralph Nader — on a platform of making Harvard tuition free for undergraduates and questioning its use of race in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is there be a lesson here for Sanders?: 72-Year-Old Fringe Left Candidate Wins Presidency in Austrian Run-Off Electiona chance to vote on the endorsement), Bernie is seen as "Bernie Nader," a refer
Is there be a lesson here for Sanders?: 72-Year-Old Fringe Left Candidate Wins Presidency in Austrian Run-Off Election
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
a chance to vote on the endorsement), Bernie is seen as "Bernie Nader," a reference to the false belief that left-activist Ralph Nader, running as an independent in 2000, "lost" Florida to George W. Bush. This AFT member, and many other Hillary... Read more
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Salon.com
Bernie insults voters: He must drop notion that everyone who disagrees with him is corrupt or a dupethey win almost all elections is that the people are denied an alternative. To
Bernie insults voters: He must drop notion that everyone who disagrees with him is corrupt or a dupe
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
they win almost all elections is that the people are denied an alternative. To which I say hogwash. In the year 2000, Ralph Nader ran on a similar platform to Sanders, but as a third party candidate, making him the alternative to voting either... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ralph Nader, Phil Donahue, Dennis Kucinich stage 4-day ‘civic mobilization’ at Constitution HallSen. Bernie Sanders has a campaign narrative based on “political revolution.” N
Ralph Nader, Phil Donahue, Dennis Kucinich stage 4-day ‘civic mobilization’ at Constitution Hall
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders has a campaign narrative based on “political revolution.” Not to be outdone, longtime social activist Ralph Nader has some bodacious plans of his own. On Monday he launches “Breaking Through Power” — a four-day “civic... Read more
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The Washington Times
Bernie Sanders polishes up his ‘political revolution culture’certainly whetted the nation’s appetite for alternative voices. Not to be outdo
Bernie Sanders polishes up his ‘political revolution culture’
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
certainly whetted the nation’s appetite for alternative voices. Not to be outdone: Long, long, longtime social activist Ralph Nader has some bodacious plans of his own. On Monday, he launches “Breaking Through Power” — a four-day “historic... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Millennials: Life between Nixon and Trumpbecome the TSA agents of politics, for nothing is saved by lying to ourselves,
Millennials: Life between Nixon and Trump
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
become the TSA agents of politics, for nothing is saved by lying to ourselves, as Baby Boomers discovered after voting for Ralph Nader. Despite disappeared Dinosaurs, engineers and scientific technology, nature has renewed itself throughout a... Read more
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Op-Ed News
It's The Two-Party System Stupid!money. As a protector of the Big Two from alternate party influence, the Commis
It's The Two-Party System Stupid!
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
money. As a protector of the Big Two from alternate party influence, the Commission is essentially bullet proof. In 2000, Ralph Nader, running for President in the Green Party, was not only barred from the debates but was kept from even entering... Read more
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Raw Story
Ralph Nader’s run for Harvard board backed by Bernie donor who supported ‘quasi-white nationalists’Former presidential candidate Ralph Nader is running for a position on Harvard
Ralph Nader’s run for Harvard board backed by Bernie donor who supported ‘quasi-white nationalists’
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
Former presidential candidate Ralph Nader is running for a position on Harvard University’s board of overseers, Politico reported. Nader is campaigning as part of the Free Harvard, Fair Harvard slate of candidates calling for the school to both stop... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Old friends reunite at Annual Sarah Murphy Field Daythere was a Storm Trooper that needed to be taken care of, and that guy that al
Old friends reunite at Annual Sarah Murphy Field Day
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
there was a Storm Trooper that needed to be taken care of, and that guy that always wore black. I think his name is: “Ralph Nader?” I asked Cinny Pike. “Darth Vader,” she laughed. But they weren’t there to feel famous, just to support the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Old friends reunite at Annual Sarah Murphy Field Daythere was a Storm Trooper that needed to be taken care of, and that guy that al
Old friends reunite at Annual Sarah Murphy Field Day
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
there was a Storm Trooper that needed to be taken care of, and that guy that always wore black. I think his name is: “Ralph Nader?” I asked Cinny Pike. “Darth Vader,” she laughed. But they weren’t there to feel famous, just to support the... Read more
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Raw Story
Seth Meyers slams media coverage of Democratic primaries: ‘Bernie Sanders is not a zombie candidate’Democrats and other political observers are urging Sanders to end his campaign,
Seth Meyers slams media coverage of Democratic primaries: ‘Bernie Sanders is not a zombie candidate’
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
Democrats and other political observers are urging Sanders to end his campaign, comparing his potential as a spoiler to Ralph Nader — who many believe siphoned votes away from Al Gore and helped George W. Bush win the 2000 election. But Meyers... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
More Medina County entities join Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel’s transparency effort — The Medina County Gazettetransparency by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group, a nonprofit, grassroot
More Medina County entities join Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel’s transparency effort — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
transparency by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group, a nonprofit, grassroots organization whose model was proposed by Ralph Nader. Risko said this program is something in which Mandel believes. “I believe the people of Medina County have a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Riley: Trump has killed the GOP, but there's a silver liningplace we did in 2001 when the Green Party grew out of the Association of State
Riley: Trump has killed the GOP, but there's a silver lining
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
place we did in 2001 when the Green Party grew out of the Association of State Green Parties (ASGP) and became the party of Ralph Nader. “One of the things that’s different about the American political system compared to the European system is that... Read more
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The Advocate
Top Five with Jim Engsterleft 16 dead and 493 wounded. ‘Smoke was billowing over the left field wall,’ M
Top Five with Jim Engster
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
left 16 dead and 493 wounded. ‘Smoke was billowing over the left field wall,’ McLain said, ‘and we kept playing.’ ” 5. Ralph Nader. “The renowned consumer activist said he nearly changed the course of history while he was a student at... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Time for Sanders to grow upHe hs begun to measure his words. Jeff Weaver has more the flavor of a Naderite
Time for Sanders to grow up
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
He hs begun to measure his words. Jeff Weaver has more the flavor of a Naderite. The comparison is illustrative. It is Ralph Nader who ran for president in 2000 telling people that there was not a whit of difference between Al Gore and George... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Doublespeak Danaand back out of the race. The latest call to action comes from Washington Post'
Doublespeak Dana
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
and back out of the race. The latest call to action comes from Washington Post's Dana Milbank, who compared Sanders to Ralph Nader in 2000 and also accused him of helping the Trump campaign. Give me a break. "It is no longer accurate to say... Read more
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Boston Globe
Donald Trump versus Hillary Clinton would be a close race in New Hampshire, which equally dislikes both candidatesgets 37 percent and Trump gets 33 percent. “Romney pulls a surprising number o
Donald Trump versus Hillary Clinton would be a close race in New Hampshire, which equally dislikes both candidates
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
gets 37 percent and Trump gets 33 percent. “Romney pulls a surprising number of supporters,” Koczela said. “He’s not Ralph Nader. He does quite well in New Hampshire, but the impact that he has is not clearly anti-Trump; it is slightly... Read more
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The Hill
A third-party run against Trump would lack political punchPerot in 1992 and 1996, the Reform Party's Jesse Ventura shocking the world in
A third-party run against Trump would lack political punch
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
Perot in 1992 and 1996, the Reform Party's Jesse Ventura shocking the world in Minnesota in 1998 (elected governor), and Ralph Nader in 2000. They tapped into elements of discontent among Americans who felt disenfranchised and diminished, turning... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dick Gregory’s story told from the stageordered all meat and dairy products out of the house. He’d also throw out the k
Dick Gregory’s story told from the stage
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
ordered all meat and dairy products out of the house. He’d also throw out the kids’ toys after consulting with his friend Ralph Nader, the consumer advocate. “We were not quite fond of all the things we couldn’t do,” Ayanna recalls. It was... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Welcome To 1984repression takes its place. America is about—unless we act quickly—to get ugly.
Welcome To 1984
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
repression takes its place. America is about—unless we act quickly—to get ugly. “Our political system is decaying,” said Ralph Nader when I reached him by phone in Washington, D.C. “It’s on the way to gangrene. It’s reaching a critical mass of... Read more
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Raw Story
#NeverTrump: could a third-party candidate save the Republicans from armageddon?for the arrival of Bill Clinton in the White House, while Democrats have never
#NeverTrump: could a third-party candidate save the Republicans from armageddon?
Raw Story / Posted 9 days ago
for the arrival of Bill Clinton in the White House, while Democrats have never forgiven the Green Party’s 2000 nominee, Ralph Nader, for supposedly sapping precious votes they needed to defeat George W Bush. Nevertheless, much like their movie... Read more
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Roll Call
Crashing the Political Partieswith the two-party status quo has repeatedly played out in presidential electio
Crashing the Political Parties
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
with the two-party status quo has repeatedly played out in presidential elections, motivating third-party candidates like Ralph Nader, Ross Perot and John Anderson. Their political trajectories, however, took them far away from party favor and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Nader Elected Bush, Now He's Trying to Elect TrumpRalph Nader is at it again. He's been conveniently dredged up and trotted in fr
Nader Elected Bush, Now He's Trying to Elect Trump
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
Ralph Nader is at it again. He's been conveniently dredged up and trotted in front of a lot of cameras, mics, and reporter's note pads in recent days. He's got fresh media shelf life in order to answer one question and beat up on one candidate. The... Read more
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The Hill
Ralph Nader: Dem superdelegates are 'Hillary's cronies'Nader said. “He hasn’t returned my calls in 17 years.” “Bernie went into this
Ralph Nader: Dem superdelegates are 'Hillary's cronies'
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Nader said. “He hasn’t returned my calls in 17 years.” “Bernie went into this and he said there’s no way I’m going to be Ralph Nader,” Merkley told CNN’s "New Day" on Monday morning. “We’re not going to split the party. We’re not going to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Sen. Jeff Merkley: Sanders will 'absolutely not' make independent bidis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Sen. Jeff Merkley: Sanders will 'absolutely not' make independent bid
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Sen. Jeff Merkley: Sanders will 'absolutely not' make independent bidis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Sen. Jeff Merkley: Sanders will 'absolutely not' make independent bid
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
Local 10 Miami / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Senator: Sanders won't run as independentis mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went int
Senator: Sanders won't run as independent
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 10 days ago
is mindful of the way the 2000 election played out. "You know, Bernie went into this and he said, 'There's no way I'll be Ralph Nader.' We're not going to split the party, we're not going to empower the Republicans. He understands the damage that... Read more
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Salon.com
Bernie or Bust will save us: The foul stench of “lesser evilism” has made our politics uselessrank-and-file Democrats want to wait until it’s too late and then crucify the m
Bernie or Bust will save us: The foul stench of “lesser evilism” has made our politics useless
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
rank-and-file Democrats want to wait until it’s too late and then crucify the messenger—that’s been our strategy ever since Ralph Nader “spoiled” the election in 2000. Isn’t it time we tried something new? Because the political life of a country is... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Now is the winter of our discontent: The rise of third parties in West Virginiastick around very long. Beller said Perot lasted just two election cycles befo
Now is the winter of our discontent: The rise of third parties in West Virginia
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
stick around very long. Beller said Perot lasted just two election cycles before fading into relative obscurity. So did Ralph Nader, running as a member of the Green Party twice and as an Independent twice. Even Roosevelt returned to the folds... Read more
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