Third Parties in American Politics: Rich History, Many Roles


Subject:
Political Parties & Theories , General Resources

Description:
This 2004 interview with Professor J. David Gillespie covers the role of third parties in American politics. Topics include constraints on third-party participation, media coverage of third parties, and specific third parties such as the Anti-Masonic Party of the early 1800s, the Progressive Party (Bull Moose Party) from the early 1900s, and the Reform Party, which was founded by Ross Perot in the 1990s. From the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of International Information Programs.

Publisher:
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Information Programs

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.america.gov/st/washfile-english/2004/August/20040830165442frllehctim0.307461.html


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