Tag Archives: Green Party

Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? New E-Book By Activist Couple Available

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For Immediate Release
Occupy Wall Street. What Just Happened? is a new eBook by activist couple Kimberly and Ian Wilder

Which scenes from the Occupy Wall Street movement do you remember most? Is it the General Assembly working by consensus by the red statue at Zuccotti Park/Liberty Plaza? The glory (and then the destruction) of the People’s Library?… Read more ...

Republican Senator Seitz Moves to Squash Third Parties in Ohio

(From left) Green Party congressional candidate Bob Hart, joined Sherry Clark, Charlie Earl and other Libertarians October 1 at the State House for a Senate hearing on Senate Bill 193

photo: Lorn Mullenix

Found in The Columbus Free Press
By Bob Fitrakis, October 3, 2013

Ohio Republican Senator Bill Seitz (District 8) is at it again.… Read more ...

Green Party to Congress: Don’t cut food stamps!


For Immediate Release:
Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Scott McLarty, Media Coordinator, 202-904-7614, mclarty@greens.org
Starlene Rankin, Media Coordinator, 916-995-3805, starlene@gp.org

Greens call poverty a national crisis that needs solutions like the Green New Deal instead of Republican punishment of the poor and Democratic compromises

Green Party Speakers Bureau: Green leaders available to speak on economic justice:http://www.gp.org/speakers/speakers-economic-justice.php

WASHINGTON, DC — The plan passed by House Republicans on Sept.… Read more ...

Howie Hawkins campaign plans moneybloom for Friday Sept. 27

From the Green Shadow Cabinet website, posted September 18, 2013: 

Howie Hawkins is a long-time New York Green organizer who is running for Syracuse Common Council. He received nearly 60,000 votes as the New York Green Party’s candidate for governor in 2010, winning ballot access for the party, and earned 48% of the vote for Syracuse Common Council District 4 in 2011 – the same seat he is running for now.… Read more ...

Pat LaMarche: Buy President Obama a History Book

Pat LaMarche

September 17 | Posted by admin | Middle Easton Obama Tags: 

Common Dreams
by Pat LaMarche

“My fellow Americans, for nearly seven decades, the United States has been the anchor of global security. This has meant doing more than forging international agreements — it has meant enforcing them.

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Green Party: Time to democratize the Electoral College


Greens’ Civil Actions to Democratize the Electoral College Revives a Lost Motive behind the March on Washington

September 17 | Posted by admin | Electoral CollegeGreen Party

by Asa Gordon
Executive Director, Douglass Institute of Government
Chair, DC Statehood Green Party Electoral College Taskforce

Jonathan Yardley’s book review “The Lost motive behind the march” (The Washington Post, Sunday, August 25, 2013, B8) of ‘The March on Washington: Jobs, Freedom, and the Forgotten History of Civil Rights ‘ by William P.

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Green Shadow Cabinet: The Black Budget

September 18, 2013

Marsha Coleman Adebayo, Director of Government Transparency and Accountability

The existence of a secret U.S. budget, amounting to a well-financed shadow government, used to spy on American citizens and monitor their daily activities, was always derisively consigned to insane conspiracy theorists. However, recent revelations by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden have exposed details of the secret budgets used by the intelligence community, known as the “Black Budget.”

The reported amount of this budget is approximately $52.6 billion.

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Jill Stein interviewed on KPFA radio

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

KPFA Radio

Jill Stein discusses the Green New Deal and the Green Shadow Cabinet on KPFA radio with Mickey Huff and Peter Phillipin in the lead up to the Petaluma Progressive Festival.

Hear the full interview on KPFA Radio –  http://www.kpfa.org/archive/id/95266 (Jill’s interview starts at 31:41)

Article source here.

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Occupy Radio talks with the Green Shadow Cabinet

Monday, September 16, 2013

Occupy Radio

Occupy Radio interviews Green Shadow Cabinet Secretary of Defence, Leah Bolger, about the offensive paradigm ruling our nation’s defense, and what America could be spending billions of dollars on instead.

Leah Bolger, Secretary of Defence –  –http://occupythemedia.podomatic.com/entry/2013-07-12T11_17_03-07_00

More Occupy Radio interviews:

Lee Camp, Commissioner of the Comedic Arts – http://occupythemedia.podomatic.com/entry/2013-09-06T23_23_57-07_00

Kevin Zeese, Attorney General, and David Swanson, Secretary of Peace – http://occupythemedia.podomatic.com/entry/2013-06-28T19_55_46-07_00

Organizing in the Streets with White House Chief of Staff, Ben Manski and Tangerine Bolen

Bruce Gagnon, Secretary of Space and David Swanson – http://occupymedia.libsyn.com/occupy-radio-anti-military-with-bruce-gagn…

Leah Bolger interview on 9-11 to Syria

Source here.

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Jack Rasmus: The Fed, Quantitative Easing and jobs

September 16, 2013

Jack Rasmus, Federal Reserve Chair

Over the past five years the U.S. central bank, the Federal Reserve (Fed), has printed nearly $4 trillion in liquidity (money) which it has provided to banks and professional investors. This is called ‘Quantitative Easing’ (QE). QE means the Fed essentially prints money and buys bonds—mostly toxic subprime mortgages to date—from institutional investors (i.e.

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Harvey Wasserman: A win for people, peace and planet in Syria

September 16, 2013

Harvey Wasserman, Secretary of Energy

The United States is not bombing Syria.

Let’s savor that again: for the moment at least, the United States is not bombing Syria. That alone qualifies as an unprecedented victory for the SuperPower of Peace – the global movement to end war, win social justice and salvage our ecological survival.

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Green Party: Obama’s pause in drive to attack Syria is good news, but anti-war pressure must continue


  • Green Party: Obama’s pause in drive to attack Syria is good news, but anti-war pressure must continue
  • 2013-09-11 00:00:00
  • Washington, DC
    http://www.gp.orgFor Immediate Release:
    Wednesday, September 11, 2013Contacts:
    Scott McLarty, Media Coordinator, 202-904-7614, mclarty@greens.org
    Starlene Rankin, Media Coordinator, 916-995-3805, starlene@gp.org

    Green Party Speakers Bureau: Green leaders available to speak on foreign policy:http://www.gp.org/speakers/speakers-foreign-policy.php

    WASHINGTON, DC — Green Party leaders said that President Obama’s decision for a temporary pause in the rush to win congressional authorization and launch an air strike against Syria was good news and a monumental achievement by the American people.

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