How to make a candidate disappear
The fix was in
US elections are rigged long before the voting results are falsified.
The news media helps the process along by making (or trying to make) legitimate candidates disappear.
In the 2008 campaign for president, the candidates the news media are trying to trivialize and marginalize are Ron Paul and Dennis Kucinich.
Why is this done? Simple. To limit the scope of the debate.
In 1992, the “disappeared” candidate was Democrat Larry Agran. He was for rebuilding America’s urban areas with the money to be saved by cutting military expenditures dramatically.
The good news is that the Internet has made this kind of chicanery, much more difficult.
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