Author Archives: David Doonan

Lavender Green Caucus Statement on 2018 Pride Month

The Lavender Green Caucus of the Green Party of the United States released the following statement today.

This month we celebrate what our community has achieved over the years to give us greater visibility. Our accomplishments include decriminalizing homosexuality, asserting the right to dress in clothing of the opposite sex, de-categorizing homosexuality as a mental illness, same-sex marriage rights, and the ability to name ourselves as we see fit.… Read more ...

Green Party of Utah Condemns the Separation of Families and Demands the Defunding of (ICE)

Salt Lake City, UtahThe Green Party of Utah (GPUT) is denouncing the U.S. Federal Government’s practice of separating children from their immigrant families and is demanding the dismantling of ICE to put an immediate halt on inhumane policies.

The Green Party Platform on Immigration stands firmly for social justice for all those living in this country regardless of their immigration status.… Read more ...

Vote for RCV on Tuesday in Maine

Portland, ME – Although we only have 6 candidates on the ballot for this year’s primary election, it is of utmost importance that Greens across Maine get out to vote in this Tuesday’s election to preserve ranked choice voting.

Our allies at RCV Maine are making one last push to get out the vote on Tuesday, and we ask you to help them to preserve this very important measure to improve democracy in Maine, by volunteering these last few days.… Read more ...

National Green Party Endorses Women’s March on the Pentagon

The Green Party of the United States has endorsed the Women’s March on the Pentagon to be held on October 20-21, 2018, on the 51st anniversary of the 1967 March on the Pentagon. Prominent Green Party activists are among the organizers, including Cheri Honkala, with the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign.… Read more ...

Vote Green in the California Primary on June 5

The Green Party of California invites you to change the heart of politics!

We need YOU to Get Out The Green Vote and spread the word about our Green and Corporate-free candidates who will fight for ‘We the People’.  For the first time in its long history the Green Party of California is endorsing other non-corporate candidates from other non-corporate parties with the spirit of a Green/Peace & Freedom Progressive Alliance!… Read more ...

Latest news from the Rochester Greens

We don’t usually send out links to articles from corporate entities, but this one is pretty telling.  Jon Campbell reports on how nothing is getting done in the NYS Senate because those in power put party over people.  It’s chaos and gridlock in Albany as you and I try to deal with crisis after crisis with climate change, health care, systemic racism, and more. … Read more ...

Long March to DC

On Saturday, June 2nd, the Poor Peoples March on Washington DC will begin in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, the poorest District in Pennsylvania. This march will mark the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Poor People’s Campaign and Resurrection City erected in 1968 on the National Mall. The march will begin on June 2nd from the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia and end on June 12th at the National Mall in Washington, D.C.… Read more ...

Crime Fighter Enters Race for Pennsylvania Governor

 

“Jobs fight crime better than jails do,” said Paul Glover, the Green Party candidate for Governor of PA. “We can fully employ the next ten generations of Pennsylvanians by rebuilding our cities in balance with nature.” Glover said, when he is elected Governor, he will establish a Green Labor Administration (GLAD) and a PA State bank, which will invests tax revenue and pension funds to accelerate this job-creation process.… Read more ...

Indiana Green Party needs help as ballot access drive nears end

Would you be willing to collect 20 signatures by June 15th for our ballot access campaign? The window to collect signatures is closing quickly and we really need your help.

Collecting enough signatures for our Secretary of State candidate, George Wolfe, will provide him with a spot on the ballot in the November election!… Read more ...

State Senate Candidate Brian White Posts Opponent’s Finance Reports to Highlight Calls for Election Reform

(Rochester, NY) — To go along with his recently released platform plank on electoral reform, candidate for State Senate, Brain White posted the last 2 years of campaign finance reports filed by the incumbent in the 55th district, Rich Funke. The links for both the platform plank and Funke’s finance reports can be found below.… Read more ...

Sussman To Seek Green Party Nomination For New York State Attorney General

Michael H. Sussman, an attorney from Orange County, proudly announces that he is seeking the Green Partynomination for New York State Attorney General. Sussman is a 1978 Honors Graduate of Harvard Law School and has been one of the Hudson Valley’s most prominent civil rights and trial lawyers since the 1980’s when, as lead counsel for the Yonkers Branch of the NAACP, he helped end racial segregation in the City of Yonkers public schools.… Read more ...

North Carolina Green Party Spring Gathering in Asheville

The North Carolina Green Party (NCGP) statewide Spring Gathering will be Friday evening May 18 through Sunday afternoon May 20 in Asheville and will be held at The Block Off Biltmore, 39 S. Market St., Asheville. NCGP members and nonmember supporters are both encouraged to attend.

This event is free and open to the public.… Read more ...