Category Archives: Green Party

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 ...

Four State and Local Green Parties to hold annual conventions this weekend

A full weekend of Green Party annual conventions begins this evening, Thursday, May 15 in Syracuse, New York as the Ononadga County Green Party holds it’s annual convention.

The Green Party of New York and the Green Party of Virginia meet on Saturday, while the Maine Green Independent Party meets on Sunday.Read more ...

Challenging Democratic Party Corruption in Pennsylvania’s District 197

Ann Garrison interviewed Cheri Honkala about the Democratic Party corruption she faced in 2017 while running for state representative position in Philadelphia.

Ann Garrison: Cheri, tell us about the state office race that you were told you had lost.

Cheri Honkala: it was a special election last year for a representative to the Pennsylvania State House.… Read more ...

What to do on Mother’s Day

An essay by Rich Whitney

It’s great to have a day dedicated to honoring and appreciating motherhood. But instead of buying a card and flowers, how about doing something more meaningful — like honoring motherhood by volunteering some time for the peace movement?

Hey, flowers are great — in nature. But it is not really honoring motherhood, and certainly not Mother Earth, to support the commercial practice of growing tons of pesticide-laden flowers in Ecuador and Colombia, then consuming tons of fossil fuels to ship them to U.S.… Read more ...

Larry Sharpe and Howie Hawkins at NYC Cannabis Parade, 2018

Larry Sharpe:

 

Howie Hawkins:


Larry Sharpe (Libertarian) can be found on Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube and at www.larrysharpe.com

Howie Hawkins (Green) can be found on Facebook and Twitter and at www.howiehawkins.orgRead more ...

Howie Hawkins on the contradictions the Working Families Party faces by using cross-endorsements

That didn’t take long. On Saturday, April 13 the Working Families Party endorsed Democrat Cynthia Nixon for New York Governor. By the following Tuesday, the WFP said they didn’t really mean it.

“We will not be a spoiler,” said Bill Lipton, the WFP’s political director, indicating that the WFP will take Nixon off its ballot line if she loses the Democratic primary against Governor Andrew Cuomo.… Read more ...

Green Party Condemns Trump’s Withdrawal from Iran Nuclear Deal

The Green Party of the United States condemns President Trump’s reckless withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Tuesday afternoon, May 8, 2018, and rejects the President’s baseless statement that “this was a horrible, one-sided deal that should have never, ever been made.”

In spite of the saber-rattling rhetoric, Iran has remained compliant with the deal, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).… Read more ...

Connecticut Greens to meet in Portland on Saturday

The Green Party of Connecticut will hold its annual meeting, including a nominating convention to select candidates for statewide office, on Saturday, May 12. The meeting will take place at the Senior Center, 7 Waverly Ave., starting at 11 a.m.

The Green Party plans to run a candidate for the US Senate seat currently occupied by Chris Murphy.… Read more ...