It is not simply a matter of big money in politics. There is big money in all of American life. The more pervasive problem is that we now have self-interested political institutions — the parties — that are considered “too big to fail.” Are we supposed to protect them and their refusal to share power with the people at all costs?

A Voice in the Wilderness: Micah White
March 24, 2017

"Everyone should be talking to Dr. Lenora Fulani. Who is Dr. Lenora Fulani? I just discovered her myself. In 1988, Dr. Lenora Fulani ran for president. She’s an African-American woman and she ran for president in 1988. She was on every state ballot, 50 state ballots. The Green Party in 2016 did not get on every state ballot. What I’m saying is that she knows it’s possible. Why do I have to wait until 2017 to learn about someone who did this in 1988? Everyone’s telling me it’s impossible but here’s a black woman in 1988 who did this. We all pretend like Hillary Clinton was the first, but here’s a black woman who did this. She’s still alive, people. She should be in every single interview right now. I think what I’m saying, is, there are people out there who we can learn from, but again, notice she didn’t just stay on the left. She worked with Left and Right, and Lefts hated her for that. Again, there’re these people who’ve been ostracized, but who they hold wisdom, and we need to start tapping into it."

Video: Crossroads for an Independent America
March 21, 2017

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Independent Voting held its Ninth Biennial National Conference of Independents. "Crossroads for an Independent America" brought together over 350 independent activists from 36 states to engage specifically, the empowerment of independent voters and the creation of a new political culture.

Exploring New Frontiers of America’s Changing Electorate
March 1, 2017

Independent Voting is forging partnerships with major universities and policy institutes at the forefront of engaging independent voters and understanding their role in America’s changing electorate.

Louisiana has the Prescription for a Fractured Political System: More Independents
January 5, 2017

In just a few short weeks, Donald Trump will become the 45th President of the United States. His historic victory in November shocked the world.