Author Archives: David Doonan

Appeal from Paul Glover

We need your help for a Green Pennsylvania!

Thanks to the fine efforts of more than 100 petition volunteers, I have filed to appear on the November 6 ballot and step into the debates with other candidates.

As the Green Party of Pennsylvania candidate for Governor, I will raise big issues on the big stage – debating corporate party candidates about fracking, mass incarceration, green jobs, organic agriculture (including marijuana), expanding healthcare to everyone, funding education that inspires a love of learning, and more. … Read more ...

Jennifer Kurland on the PFA crisis in Michigan

PFAs Across Michigan – A Growing Crisis

A growing crisis across Michigan is the growing number of communities affected by these toxic chemicals.  When Jennifer Kurland first started doing research on where these chemicals were showing up statewide, there were 8 counties affected and from her recent research this number is now up to 28.… Read more ...

With No Objections – PA Greens Make It On the Ballot

Thanks to the support of our wonderful volunteers the petitions for our six Green candidates to gain access to the November election ballot have passed the test without objection!  This ensures that Pennsylvanians have an opportunity to vote for candidates who will promote public policy based on the four pillars of the Green Party: Grassroots Democracy, Social Justice, Nonviolence, and Ecological Wisdom.… Read more ...

Green Party Facebook Telethon to support midterm candidates

The Green Party Coordinated Campaign Committee is hosting the first national Green Wave Telethon for midterm candidates on the Green Party’s Facebook page.

Who:
Green Party midterm candidates (partial lineup below subject to change)

What:
Green Wave Fundraising Telethon for the Coordinated Campaign Committee

When:
Live interviews on Aug. 18 from 1 p.m.… Read more ...

Montana Green Party Seeks Emergency Injunctive Relief In Federal Court

(Helena, Mt) On Monday the Montana Green Party (MGP), and 8 of its supporters, filed suit in Federal District Court. The case, which names the Montana Secretary of State, Corey Stapleton, as the defendant, asks the court to grant an immediate and permanent injunction on the enforcement of MCA, § 13-10-601(2)(a), (b), (c), and (d), as these statutes impose an unconstitutional burden on the MGP and its supporters by violating the first and fourteenth amendments to the United States Constitution.… Read more ...

Meet & Greet Paula Overby in Manchester, NH

Meet & Greet Paula Overby, Minnesota Green Party endorsed candidate for US Senate!

Paula Overby, the Minnesota Green Party endorsed candidate for US Senate, and native of New Hampshire, will make public appearances, and be available for interviews, in Manchester, New Hampshire on Sunday, August 12, and in Portsmouth and Rochester, New Hampshire on Monday, August 13.… Read more ...

The role of third parties in elections.

Excellent discussion right now on http://www.wxxinews.org/programs/connections.

From the Facebook page for the show:

We discuss the role of third parties in elections. In the Ohio special election for Congress this week was nearly too close to call, and the final margin of votes is almost the same as the vote total for the Green Party candidate.Read more ...

NY-21: Green Party congressional candidate shares her Farm Bill fix

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MALONEGreen Party candidate for Congress Lynn Kahn says if farmers do not get more help from the government, many will not survive. She is offering a detailed plan to improve the state of farming not only in the North Country, but across the country.… Read more ...

Green Party Latinx Caucus endorses Torres for Arizona Governor

On August 5th the Steering Committee of Latinx Caucus of the Green Party of the US approved the endorsement of Angel Torres for Governor of Arizona.

Angel is one of the founders of the Latinx Caucus and a long time labor and Green Party activist. He has worked tirelessly for nearly two decades to build the Arizona GP and has served in several leadership roles including as co-chair of the state party.… Read more ...

Missouri Green Party holds primary today

Tuesday August 7th is a historic day because it is the first primary election ever for the Missouri Green Party! Before we achieved statewide ballot access in 2016, we didn’t have primaries. This year, we also have our first ever primary race for US Senate between our members Jerome Bauer and Jo Crain!… Read more ...

Rich Whitney: Protest War and Racism in Chicago, on August 25th

Commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Democratic National Convention Protests

The following is the prepared text of remarks Rich Whitney made on behalf of the Chicago Committee Against War and Racism at a press conference on July 24th, 2018 in Grant Park in Chicago, near the statue of John A.

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Campaign ad from Green Congressional candidate

Kenneth Meija on why he’s running for Congress in the 25th congressional district in Los Angeles.