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Green Party Says Environmental Concerns Must be Priority in Sandy Cleanup and Rebuilding Effort

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  The Green Party of New York State has called for environmental concerns to be a priority in the response to the devastating impact of Hurricane Sandy. “Failure to pay adequate attention to environmental concerns for decades is a major reason why this storm was so damaging. We need to make sure that the Governor, [...]

Cong. Candidate Colin Beavan Demands a Halt to Pipelines

Congressional Candidate Colin Beavan (aka No Impact Man) Demands a Halt to Spectra and Rockaway pipelines Colin Beavan, star of the film No Impact Man and Green Party candidate in Brooklyn’s 8th congressional district, today demands an…

Green Party to Obama: Call off federal crackdowns on medical marijuana, respect state laws

  Green presidential nominee Jill Stein challenges Obama on marijuana policy. WASHINGTON, DC — Green Party leaders and candidates called on President Obama to order his Justice Department to stop overriding state laws that allow medical mari…

Colia Clark Wins NY Green Party Nomination for US Senate

Anti-War  Candidate calls for Green Jobs, Hydrofracking Ban, Foreclosure Halt Colia Clark won  the unanimous vote of the Green Party State Committee to run for US Senate at a  meeting held in Manhattan. (Video of her acceptance.) Clark, a long  …

GP to Obama: The problem isn’t just foreign oil, it’s all fossil fuels

Green Party to Obama: Whether foreign or domestic, it’s time for America to cut oil and gas from our energy diet WASHINGTON, DC — President Obama’s energy policy shows a dangerous disconnect from the real nature of the current energy …

The Green Party of the United States endorses the Durban+10 Coalition

ASHINGTON, DC — The Green Party of the United States has endorsed the Durban+10 Coalition and its efforts to enact the agenda of the 2001 World Conference Against Racism, which took place in Durban, South Africa. The goal of the Durban conference was “to eradicate racial discrimination, inequity, colonialism, xenophobia and related intolerances” throughout the [...]

On Earth Day, Green Party Urges Cuomo to Shut Down Nukes, Ban Hydrofracking

NY Should Invest in a Green New Deal to Provide Jobs and a Carbon Free Economy State Party co-chair Peter LaVenia & Issues Chair Mark Dunlea appeared  on Capital Saturday, April 22, on YNN discussing Earth Day, hydrofraking, nuke plants and altern…