Category Archives: Press Releases

Environmental Wisdom

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

Environmental Wisdom
  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, [...]
Campaigns & Elections

Cong. Candidate Colin Beavan Demands a Halt to Pipelines

Campaigns & Elections
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 immediate halt to both the proposed Rockaway Lateral and the Spectra pipelines now under construction in New York City. These pipelines [...]
Green Party of the U.S.

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

Green Party of the U.S.Social & Economic Justice
  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 marijuana by raiding and prosecuting cannabis dispensaries. “The federal crackdowns show the Justice Department’s disregard and contempt for local [...]
Campaigns & Elections

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  time civil rights, peace and women activist, was a Green Party nominee for U.S.  Senate in 2010 for the seat [...]
Environmental Wisdom

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 crisis, said Green Party candidates and leaders, who promoted the “Green New Deal” as a [...]