Book Discussion on Spoiling for a Fight

Mr. Sifry discusses his book, Spoiling for a Fight: Third-Party Politics in America, published by Routledge. In it, the author… read more

Mr. Sifry discusses his book, Spoiling for a Fight: Third-Party Politics in America, published by Routledge. In it, the author documents the history of third-party politics in American history, with particular attention paid to Ralph Nader’s 2000 Presidential Campaign. The author calls the existing U.S. political system a duopoly, which prevents the smaller third-parties from any successful runs for office. After the presentation the author answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Spoiling for a Fight

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Apr 21, 2002

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  • Apr 21, 2002 | 1:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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