Tag Archives: Coffee Party

Coffee Party Convention To Feature Transpartisan Dialogue

In its own words, “the Coffee Party’s long-term focus is to develop, replicate, and sustain an effective method of engagement. We are creating models of participation based on responsible citizenship — a sense of civic duty, patriotism, and a respect for our democratic system of government. Our goal is an informed and involved electorate that takes seriously the responsibilities of citizenship, not only for the purpose of winning elections, but to effectively govern our nation on behalf of The People, and no other interest.”… Read more ...

Coffee Party Holding Events Across Country Tomorrow

Tomorrow, the newly formed Coffee Party organization will be holding meet-up style events across the country.  There’s probably one near you.  This could be a good outreach and organizing opportunity for third party and independent activists.  From the Coffee Party’s mission statement:

The Coffee Party Movement gives voice to Americans who want to see cooperation in government.

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Can Alternative Political Parties Quench the Nation’s Political Thirst?

Posted by Kris Broughton at bigthink.com:

In the last twelve months we’ve seen two new political organizations hit the nationwide scene with an intensity and a geographic presence unheard of since the sixties. Unlike the Libertarian Party, which grew through more traditional methods during the seventies and eighties, the memberships in the Tea Party and the Coffee Party have virtually exploded practically overnight.… Read more ...

The Coffee Party and the Tea Party

A group calling itself the Coffee Party has begun to make waves in the political blogopshere following an article on the new organization published in the Washington Post yesterday.  Independent progressive blogger Liberal Arts Dude looked into the group and has written up a post describing the organization and its aims, its relation to the tea party movement and its future potential. … Read more ...