Tag Archives: Roger Snyder

Green Party Renews Call for Moratorium on Tasers

This press release from the Green Party of Suffolk appeared in some local on-line newspapers:

from Village Tattler, Huntington
Green Party Renews Call for Moratorium on Tasers in Suffolk

By Dorf Schwatzer, on June 4th, 2011

“The Green Party of Suffolk is outraged to discover that Suffolk County has continued using Tasers against its residents,” said its chair Roger Snyder.

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Long Island, NY: Green Party endorses March 19th anti-war march and vigil

from a Green Party of Suffolk press release posted at onthewilderside.com:

Green Party of Suffolk Endorses March 19th Anti-War March and Vigil

The Green Party of Suffolk, the county’s largest peace organization, has endorsed the Saturday, March 19, 2011 march and vigil calling for an end to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.… Read more ...

From FAIR and News for Greens: Reporting on new nuclear plant leaves questions

This article was posted at “News for Greens”, one of the personal blog projects of Suffolk County Green Party Chair Roger Snyder.

[From FAIR]

news-nuke.gifReports on New Nuclear Plant Leave Key Questions Unasked

On February 16, ABC World News and NBC Nightly News aired incomplete and unbalanced reports following Barack Obama’s announcement of $8 billion in new loan guarantees for a nuclear power plant in Georgia.… Read more ...

Green Party: National Committee news posted at GPW

Two recent posts on Green Party Watch:

Green National Committee news
January 4th, 2010 by Gregg Jocoy

The Green National Committee (GNC) is responsible for decision making between Annual National Meetings.  Over the holidays they have been busy, and several proposals are now in the voting phase.

In the not too distant past, some proposals and appointments have failed due to a lack of a voting quorum.… Read more ...

Green Party of Suffolk supports council districts for Huntington

From a Green Party of Suffolk Press Release:

Green Party Supports Council Districts In Huntington, NY

The Green Party of Suffolk supports the proposition to bring council districts to Huntington town,” said its chair Roger Snyder, a Huntington resident. “A key value of the Green Party is Grassroots Democracy, and it is clear that at-large districts are the farthest from that ideal.”

On Tuesday, Dec.… Read more ...

Three Green Party of Suffolk members elected chairs of National Committees

Posted at On The Wilder Side:


Amityville Record & Babylon Beacon

Roger Snyder

Roger Snyder

The Green Party of Suffolk is proud to announce that its chair Roger Snyder and secretary Ian Wilder have been elected to be cochairs of the Green Party of the United States (GPUS) Accreditation Committee (AC) and Presidential Campaign Support Committee (PCSC) respectively.… Read more ...

Green Party of Suffolk calls for moratorium on Tasers

A Green Party of Suffolk press release sent out today:

Green Party of Suffolk
14 Robin Drive,Huntington, NY 11743-4712
631-351-5763
http://www.gpsuffolk.org

Contact: Ian S. Wilder, Green Party of Suffolk Secretary 631-422-4702

Green Party Calls for Moratorium on Tasers in Suffolk

“The Green Party of Suffolk is outraged to discover that Suffolk County has been using Tasers against its residents,” said its chair Roger Snyder.

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Greens from Suffolk, LI, NY elected chair on three national Green Party committees

Disclosure: Ian Wilder is IPR blogger Kimberly Wilder’s husband.

Press Release from the Green Party of Suffolk. November 5, 2009:

Green Party of Suffolk
14 Robin Drive  Huntington, NY 11743-4712
631-351-5763
info@gpsuffolk. org
www.gpsuffolk. org

Contacts:

Roger Snyder, Chair 631-351-5763

Three Green Party of Suffolk members elected chairs of national committees

The Green Party of Suffolk is proud to announce that its Chair Roger Snyder and Secretary Ian Wilder have been elected to be Co-chairs of the Green Party of the United States (GP-US) Accreditation Committee (AC) and Presidential Campaign Support Committee (PCSC) respectively. 

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Enormous archive of third party and ballot access information now available on line

On its web-site, Ballot Access News [BAN] has reported that paper issues of its publication dating from 1993 to the present are now available on-line. This extensive archive of ballot access material can be found through the BAN web-site here.

Ballot Access News is a non-partisan newsletter reporting on ballot in the United States of America. … Read more ...

Nirvana co-founder Krist Novoselic running for office in Washington State

h/t to BOOG CITY editor David Kirschenbaum

Krist Novoselic has played with the bands: Nirvana, Sweet 75, Eyes Adrift, and Flipper. He is also an electoral reform activist who advocates for Instant Runoff Voting (IRV) and initiated a political action committee called JAMPAC to support artistic freedom. Novoselic has filed to run for County Clerk of Wahkiakum County, Washington.… Read more ...