Category Archives: Right-wing minor parties

American Party of America’s Ball seeks presidential ballot access in Nevada

3b487b1The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports on the presidential candidacy of Dennis Andrew Ball, who was in Nevada last week “attempting to qualify the American Party of America as an official party for state balloting.”

Ball, “who ran as a write-in candidate for president in 2012, said the new party is necessary to address issues that are damaging the traditional structure of the heterosexual nuclear family.”… Read more ...

Kevin MacDonald: The Rachel Dolezal Phenomenon

Rachel Dolezal

From Kevin MacDonald at American Freedom Party website:

The case of Rachel Dolezal, the “trans-Black” who is the head of an NAACP chapter and has apparently reported false “hate-crimes” is all over the Internet. It’s hard to know if this is just a case of rent-seeking by someone taking advantage of Black privilege or a case of someone who really does identify as a Black person.… Read more ...

Mark Wachtler Survives Possible Assassination Attempt

Mark Wachtler

From Mark Wachtler at Opposition News:

If you thought Russia and China were the only places that political opposition leaders get assassinated, think again. In the early morning hours of June 6th, gun shots crashed through the windows at the home of one of America’s longest standing political opposition activists.… Read more ...

Kelly Gneiting: Guardians, Patriots and the “ALL of God”

mcnaughtonartFrom Kelly Gneiting at the Independent American Party website:

The lyrics of what is considered popular “music” of today has a recurring theme—“now matters, tomorrow doesn’t!” This theme echoes throughout other facets in our society. While enjoying your next evening at a downtown sports-bar-and-grill, count the number of non-tattooed folks around you.… Read more ...

Kelly Gneiting: Plato’s Cave, An American Repeat

platoscaveFrom Kelly Gneiting at the Independent American Party website:

(Much of this came from Bryce Hammond in A Modern Worldview of Plato’s Cave)

One of the most well-known works of Plato is his book The Republic. In this book, Plato describes his vision of the ideal society. He writes that the majority of humanity is unable to comprehend the truth about many things.… Read more ...

American Freedom Party: Human Trafficking; A New Form of Capitalist Slavery

From Bill Johnson and Tom Sunic at the American Freedom Party website:

Although rarely the focus of the mainstream news media, human trafficking, or in the case of Europe, the widespread sexual slave trade in women from Eastern Europe, seems to be a profitable criminal enterprise. In regard to this matter, the answer for overwhelming media silence is not difficult to detect.… Read more ...

Kelly Gneiting: Double-Thinking, the “Establishment’s” Secret Weapon

Karl Marx

Karl Marx

From Kelly Gneiting at the Independent American Party website:

Adolf Hitler stated,

“The great masses of the people will more easily fall victims to a big lie than to a small one.”

In other words, the bigger the lie, the easier the sell. This is one of the great tools of the “progressive” movement.… Read more ...

Kelly Gneiting: Who are Politicians? Who are Patriots?

IAP Chairman Kelly Gneiting (right) with first vice-chair Carl Pappalardo (left) and a sumo fan at the 2005 World Sumo Championships in Japan.

From Kelly Gneiting at the Independent American Party website:

Ever since I was young I’ve been part of a team. In elementary school my parents signed me up for the wrestling team, which broadened to football, wrestling and track as I got older.… Read more ...

BBC: UKIP joins cross-party push for electoral reform

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The BBC reports that the UK Independence Party has joined with the Liberal Democrats, the UK Green Party, the Scottish National Party and Plaid Cymru (Welsh Nationalist) in support of a call for reforming the electoral system in the United Kingdom. The small parties – all represented in the House of Commons are calling for use of Proportional Representation to elect a more representative Parliament.… Read more ...

American Freedom Party: Pacific Trade Deal ‘Suicidal’ for U.S.

tpphulkFrom the American Freedom Party website:

Congress is inching toward fast tracking a Trans-Pacific Partnership that critics call “suicidal.” Sen. Elizabeth Warren accused President Barack Obama of lying about her and other TPP opponents.

By approving “fast track authority,” the House and Senate will authorize corporate tribunals and international lawyers to dictate the terms of the controversial TPP trade deal.… Read more ...

Extreme disparities between vote percentages and seats won in UK election


via Richard Winger at Ballot Access News: 

The British election returns for the May 7 House of Commons election show these results:

Conservatives won 50.8% of the seats with 37% of the popular vote.
Labour won 35.6% of the seats with 31% of the popular vote.
Scottish National Party won 8.6% of the seats with 5% of the popular vote.

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Prohibition Party Cancels Presidential Convention and Instead will Nominate by Direct Vote of Members

prohibitionFrom Richard Winger at Ballot Access News:

The Prohibition Party has cancelled its national convention, which had been set for June 2015 in Helen, Georgia. Instead the party will chose a presidential candidate by conference call in July 2015. “Member” is someone who had contributed to the party no later than May 5, 2015.… Read more ...