Tag Archives: national defense

Occupy Radio talks with the Green Shadow Cabinet

Monday, September 16, 2013

Occupy Radio

Occupy Radio interviews Green Shadow Cabinet Secretary of Defence, Leah Bolger, about the offensive paradigm ruling our nation’s defense, and what America could be spending billions of dollars on instead.

Leah Bolger, Secretary of Defence –  –http://occupythemedia.podomatic.com/entry/2013-07-12T11_17_03-07_00

More Occupy Radio interviews:

Lee Camp, Commissioner of the Comedic Arts – http://occupythemedia.podomatic.com/entry/2013-09-06T23_23_57-07_00

Kevin Zeese, Attorney General, and David Swanson, Secretary of Peace – http://occupythemedia.podomatic.com/entry/2013-06-28T19_55_46-07_00

Organizing in the Streets with White House Chief of Staff, Ben Manski and Tangerine Bolen

Bruce Gagnon, Secretary of Space and David Swanson – http://occupymedia.libsyn.com/occupy-radio-anti-military-with-bruce-gagn…

Leah Bolger interview on 9-11 to Syria

Source here.

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Libertarian Party: Obama kowtows to military-industrial complex

WASHINGTON – The Libertarian Party criticizes the Obama administration’s recent statement demanding more military spending from House Republicans.

The administration claims that the Republican spending bill currently under debate does not provide enough military funding. According to the administration, "The bill…would reduce funding for the Department of Defense to a level that would leave the Department without the resources and flexibility needed to meet vital military requirements."

As a percentage of GDP, military spending under Obama has been higher than it was during any year of the hawkish George W.… Read more ...

Green Party to Tea Party: What about military spending?

Dave Schwab at Green Party Watch:

The Colorado Independent has an interesting story about Colorado Green Party US Senate candidate Bob Kinsey:

In the nailbiter Colorado U.S. Senate race watched by the nation this week, Green Party candidate Bob Kinsey came in third place, after Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet and Republican Ken Buck.

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Greens call for a new kind of national defense: Defense against global warming

Press release from GPUS:

Greens call for a new kind of national defense: defense against
catastrophic climate change

• “Life as we know it cannot survive business as usual”: Greens blast
Democrats and Republicans for rejecting even a compromised climate
change bill and for continuing to support offshore drilling,
mountaintop removal, and reliance on fossil fuels

• Green Party Speakers Bureau: Greens available to speak on global
warming http://www.gp.org/speakers/speakers-ecological.php
Green Party Eco-Action Committee
http://www.gp.org/committees/ecoaction/index.php

WASHINGTON, DC — Green Party leaders and candidates called for
national defense against global warming, with a demand that Congress
cut military spending drastically and transfer the money to efforts to
stem the impending climate change catastrophe.… Read more ...