Zoltan Istvan ran in the 2016 U.S. presidential election as a candidate of the Transhumanist Party.
Independent Politicians articles on Democracy Chronicles
Independent politicians are not connected to a political party. Washington was the only American president elected as an independent, being not formally affiliated with any party. Also see Third Party Central.
I ran as an independent candidate for President of the United States in the 2016 election cycle and I came in number 15! Many of you have asked what’s next. I am thinking about running for office again.
Supporting local and state candidates has given new life to embattled Oregon unions
Removing party labels from the ballot among several measures that have reformed Richmond’s government
A separate and open primary system for Colorado independent voters could be mirrored elsewhere
How would the Approval, IRV, Condorcet, Ranked and Borda voting methods have changed results?
Almost every party that ran a presidential nominee in both 2012 and 2016 received more votes
469 separate votes now have used California’s top two system, but how has it worked to end partisanship?
With low turnout being the norm in American elections, taking a look at first time voting patterns is key
National trend of write-in votes shows up in NJ votes for Mickey Mouse, Sweet Meteor of Death, and Dave Mustaine