Category Archives: Green Party

Link to New York Special Congressional and Legislative Elections of May 5

Diana Richardson (WFP)

Diana Richardson (WFP)

From Richard Winger at Ballot Access News:

The New York State Board of Elections’ web page is reporting election returns, as various precincts report their results for the special elections of May 5. Here is the link. As of 9:15 p.m., only fragmentary results are in, but they suggest that the Republican nominee is winning the U.S.… Read more ...

Green Party of Ohio Statement on 45th Anniversary of Kent State Killings

Press release from the Ohio Green Party:

Today is the 45th anniversary of the events at Kent State University in Kent Ohio. On this day, The Ohio National Guard, responding to unrest on campus and the arson of the ROTC building by unknown parties, opened fire on American citizens exercising their constitutional rights, ending the lives of 4 students.… Read more ...

Jill Stein & Christina Tobin Deliver Address at 420 Rally

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From a Free and Equal Elections Foundation email blast:

Dr. Jill Stein, 2012 Green Party presidential candidate, and Christina Tobin, founder of the Free and Equal Elections Foundation, delivered powerful speeches at the Denver 420 Rally on April 19th in front of Civic Center in downtown Denver to a crowd of over 30,000 people.… Read more ...

Opposition Left Unity Conference in Chicago May 2-3

From Mark Wachtler at Opposition News:

America’s opposition left wing will meet in Chicago this weekend to discuss the future of anti-establishment progressive and socialist politics in America. Opposition political leaders who have pledged to participate represent a who’s who of the country’s political left wing, from middle-left to far left.… Read more ...

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Ralph Nader: ‘Obama, Corporate “Free Traitors” and You!’

Ralph Nader at blog.nader.org:

The pro-big business President Barack Obama and his corporate allies are starting their campaign to manipulate and pressure Congress to ram through the “pull-down-on-America” Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a trade and foreign investment treaty between twelve nations (Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States and Vietnam).… Read more ...

Baltimore Green Party Urges Continued Protest and Electoral Strategy in Response to Police Violence

From the Green Party website:

The Baltimore Green Party stands in solidarity with those protesting the police killing of Freddie Gray. The party hopes that protests will remain peaceful and achieve their goal of shining a national spotlight on the need for police conduct reforms and justice for the family of Mr.… Read more ...

Philly Green Party Members Say, “Fund Schools Without Property Tax Increase”

From the Green Party of the United States website:

The Green Party of Philadelphia (GPOP) objects to Mayor Michael Nutter’s budget for Fiscal 2016 because it heaps the cost of school services upon poor and working people. Meeting on April 22 at Cavanaugh’s Restaurant in University City, Green Party members rejected Nutter’s proposed tax increases and urged Philadelphia’s City Council to tax the wealthy to pay for the public education of future citizens.… Read more ...