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Green Party of England and Wales candidate Andrew Boswell elected to city council

Breaking News: Voters in the city of Norwich have elected Green Party of England and Wales candidate Andrew Boswell to city council. Boswell took over 56% of the popular vote, becoming the new representative for Nelson ward. The victory means there are now 15 Green Party councilors elected in Norwich!

I’m Over Obama, and Over to the Green Party

By TIM SULLIVAN  at WNYC’s It’s A Free Country  After several years as a Democrat, followed by more than a decade as an unaffiliated voter, I decided to change my registration to the Green Party for this year’s election. I joined the Greens not because I support every plank of their platform, but because I am [...]

Gar Alperovitz’s Green Party Keynote: We Are Laying Groundwork for the “Next Great Revolution”

From Democracy Now!: At the Green Party’s 2012 National Convention in Baltimore over the weekend, Massachusetts physician Jill Stein and anti-poverty campaigner Cheri Honkala were nominated the party’s presidential and vice-presidential contenders. We air the convention’s keynote address delivered by Gar Alperovitz, a professor of political economy at the University of Maryland and co-founder of [...]

Running mate revealed: Green Party running mate, that is

(CBS News) On the day before the Green Party’s presidential nominating convention, presidential candidate Jill Stein revealed her running mate to CBS News exclusively: homeless activist Cheri Honkala. “She leads one of the country’s largest multiracial, intergenerational movements led by people in poverty, fighting poverty, homelessness and foreclosures,” Stein told CBS news. Honkala, a mother [...]

Being Green: Presidential hopeful Jill Stein aims to rebuild a broken system

By Greg Hanscom [Grist] Lost amid the carnival of embarrassments that is the Republican presidential primary is the fact that there is another primary race underway: the Green Party’s. “What?” you say. “Those guys are still around?” Well yes, but they’re not guys. The front-runner in the race is Jill Stein, a Boston physician and veteran activist and candidate [...]

Prez cand Stein (G): Obama’s own Iran statements are “loose talk of war”

[From: On the Wilder Side] Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein  said today she opposes the escalating efforts by PresidentObama and some members of Congress to push the United States toward war against Iran. Dr. Stein said that Obama is engaged in the same kind of “loose talk of war,” if not quite as extreme, as ultranationalist Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu. [...]

People’s State of the Union: A Green New Deal for America

  People’s State of the Union: A Green New Deal for America from Jill Stein for President on Vimeo. READ THE FULL TEXT: http://www.jillstein.org/text_psou