Who's Afraid Of An Open Debate? Must Watch Documentary: The Truth About the Commission on Presidential DebatesSubmitted by Shawker on Thu, 08/23/2012 - 14:52
The Commission on Presidential Debates is a private corporation headed by the former chairmen of the Republican and Democratic parties. The CPD is a duopoly which allows the major party candidates to draft secret agreements about debate arrangements including moderators, debate format and even participants. The result is a travesty riddled with sterile, non-contentious arguments which consistently exclude alternative voices that Americans want to hear.