The Green Party chose Ralph Nader as the presidential nominee. The Green Party has been working since 1984. The Green Party wants the United States to be more democratic and cleaner. They would also like to have decisions made by the people, and not by several large corporations.
The Left-wing Democrats abandoned their party to create the Progressive Party and the Southern Democrats form the States' Rights Party. the States' Rights Party was soon dubbed the Dixiecrats. (Image is for the States' Rights Party, or Dixiecrats)
The Bull Moose Party was created by Roosevelt and other progressives. They believed in progressive reforms, voting rights for women, the regulation of large businesses, ending child labor, and lower tariffs.
The People's Party, or Populists, was created by farmers who were angry with the major parties. They rejected the gold standards. They were in favor of basing the currency on gold and silver, which would make it easier for them to pay off their debts.