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Statement of NY Green Party on killings of Wenjan Liu and Rafael Ramos

Minneapolis Green City Councilor Cam Gordon working to lessen impact of police racial profiling

As reported by the Daily Minnesotan, Cam Gordon, the Green City Councilor representing District 2 in Minneapolis, has introduced a bill to repeal “lurking” and “spitting” as arrestable crimes.  Gordon is also working to obtain data from the city’s police force on the racial dynamics of policing in Minneapolis. The Ward 2 Councilman wants to […]
Statement of NY Green Party on killings of Wenjan Liu and Rafael Ramos

Green Party of New York State calls for end to ‘LLC loophole’ allowing $150,000 political donations

From the Green Party of New York State: Albany – The New York State Green Party said today that the Commissioners of the New York State Board of Elections should move immediately to close the infamous “LLC Loophole” that allows limited liability corporations to skirt corporate campaign finance laws and donate $150,000 a year to […]
Thank You For an Outstanding 2014 Convention

Dennis Trainor, Jr. of Acronym TV hired as Jill Stein for President communications director

Yesterday Dennis Trainor, Jr. sent out the following email to subscribers of Acronym TV: Friends: Acronym TV, which had been on hiatus, is officially shutting down production. I have been offered, and have proudly accepted, the job of Communications Director for Jill Stein for President. More on that in a moment. First I need to […]
Statement of NY Green Party on killings of Wenjan Liu and Rafael Ramos

Michigan Greens Call for Decommissioning 60-Year-Old Pipeline in Mackinac Straits

From the Michigan Green Party: In recognition of World Water Day on March 22, the Green Party of Michigan (GPMI) renewed its opposition to Enbridge’s Line 5 fossil-fuel pipeline through the Straits of Mackinac. At the urging of Chris Wahmhoff, the party’s 2014 US Senate candidate, Greens approved a call to decommission the 60-year-old pipeline […]
MSNBC: Can the Green Party break out in 2016?

Greens call for halt to endless-war policies, threats against Iran, Venezuela, and Russia

From Green Party US: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Green Party leaders said that provocation and aggressive posturing by the U.S. against Iran, Venezuela, and Russia should be understood as dangerous attempts to assert U.S. political and economic hegemony abroad while maintaining a domestic wartime economy. Many Greens are participating in “Spring Rising,” March 18-21, four days […]