Daily Archives: April 8, 2011

LPCA Convention Opens Today!

From the LPCA Website:

Friday

Afternoon

NOTE: Times below are approximate, depending on delegates’ decisions to amend the agenda.
Time Event Other Info
Noon Platform Committee Meeting Tahoe C and D
After Platform Committee Meeting Bylaws Committee Meeting Tahoe C and D

Evening

Time Event Other Info
5:00 p.m. Registration Opens  
7:00 p.m.
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Research on Obama’s election, Democrats, third parties, and the anti-war movement

Pull quote: “For members of third parties, holding radical political attitudes had a significant, positive effect on the likelihood that they would attend antiwar rallies. They also had a more negative view of Obama’s handling of Iraq, compared to Democrats, nonparty members and even Republicans.”

Excerpt from an article published at Spero News, which is being circulated by 2008 independent Congressional candidate and anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan:

Did Obama’s Election mean the End of the Anti-War Movement?
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Green Party joins April 9th rally against the wars

posted at the Green Party of New York State website:

Rally Against the Wars, April 9th, NYC – Join the Green Party
BRING THE TROOPS HOME NOW
March & Rally Union Square
14 St & Broadway, NY City
April 9, 2011, Noon

[A project of]
The United National AntiWar Committee

The Green contingent will meet at 11:30 AM in front of “Babies-R-Us” on the east side of Union Square.… Read more ...