Tag Archives: Ajamu Baraka

Jill Stein Continues to Call for Open Debates Despite Commission Decision

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From Jill2016.com, September 16th, 2016:

In a predictable decision, the Democratic and Republican Parties have insured that only their voices will be heard by the American people. How? Through their private corporation named the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD). The CPD was created to ensure the debates serve the interests of the two-party system, and it is working precisely as intended.

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Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka speak to enthusiastic crowd in Chicago

American Third Party Report: Yesterday, Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka, the Green Party’s presidential ticket, spoke to well over 300 supporters in the main hall of the People’s Church in Chicago. This ATPR editor attended the rally, and filmed the entirety of Stein’s and Baraka’s powerful and extremely well received speeches.… Read more ...

Jill Stein calls for halt to Dakota pipeline construction

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Photo: NPR (via Jill2016.com)

Jill Stein press release, August 24th, 2016:

Stein and Baraka call for halt to Dakota Access Pipeline construction, say US must honor treaties with Native Americans

Dr. Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka, Green Party Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates, joined the call for an immediate halt to construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline, which would violate US treaties by endangering the drinking water and sacred sites of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe.… Read more ...

Green VP Ajamu Baraka Decries “Intolerable Neglect of Flood Victims in Louisiana”

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From GP.org, August 21st, 2016:

Green Party VP Candidate Ajamu Baraka Decries Intolerable Neglect of Flood Victims in Louisiana

Crucial Context: The Floods in Louisiana

When Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast 11 years ago, the entire world bore witness as the homes of the primarily poor and black residents of the region washed away.… Read more ...

Live stream of Green Party CNN presidential town hall

The CNN town hall featuring Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka starts at 8 PM CST- live stream below:

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Videos from Day 2 of the Green Party’s national convention

Tabetha Wallace interiview with Jill Stein (RT America – 8 minutes):

ATPR: Today was the second day of the Green Party’s presidential nominating convention in Houston, Texas. The Green Party’s presidential candidate and vice presidential candidate will officially be nominated tomorrow afternoon (the proceedings will be live-streamed on the Green Party’s YouTube channel, with the roll call vote scheduled to start at 2:15 PM CST).… Read more ...

Green Shadow Cabinet: We condemn massacre of Egyptian civilians and U.S. military ties

August 16, 2013

Ajamu Baraka, Public Intervenor for Human Rights

“It would not be in the best interests of the United States to immediately change our assistance programs to Egypt” (Press Secretary Jay Carney in response to the overthrow of President Morsi)

The right to peacefully assemble is an internationally recognized human right that must be protected under all circumstances.… Read more ...

Green Shadow Cabinet: Democracy: The U.S. press and repression in the Obama Era

From the Green Shadow Cabinet website: 

May 28, 2013

Ajamu Baraka, Public Intervenor for Human Rights

We are supposed to take seriously the outrage coming from members of the corporate press in response to the revelation that in the Obama administration’s ever expanding use of executive powers to intimidate and crush dissent it had turned its focus on the U.S.… Read more ...