The Hidden Woman: Cynthia McKinney
It amazes me how very little attention by the media that Green Party Presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney is garnering. We do, in fact, have a woman Presidential candidate to vote for this November - one who, as John Nichols tells us in The Nation, is "[r]esolutely anti-war and anti-imperialist, firmly committed to defending individual liberties and determined to hold the outgoing president and vice president to account...is an ardent advocate for national health care, expanded education spending and energy policies that emphasize mass transportation and conservation rather than rewarding oil-company profiteering."
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Why do you think that such a noteworthy candidate is getting such little attention, even in progressive and alternative media? Why, when such a huge focus is being made of both race and gender in this election, is an African American woman candidate all but buried in the mix?