Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein, left, and vice presidential candidate Cheri Honkala sit at the entrance to Hofstra University, Hempstead, N.Y., Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, after being informed that they wouldn't be able to enter and participate in the second presidential debate. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Exposing Increasingly Silenced Politics: Jill Stein Refused From Entering, Arrested Outside Presidential Debate

(MintPress) – Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein and her running mate Cheri Honkala were arrested outside the presidential debates in Hempstead, N.Y. Tuesday. Although Stein, a Harvard educated pediatrician, has qualified on 85 percent of state ballots, she was barred from entering the Hofstra University debate, a decision that underscores the monopolization of national […]