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By Jack A. Smith, editor, Activist Newsletter There are important differences, of course, between Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican contender Mitt Romney, but the long conservative trend in American politics will continue regardless of who wins the presidential election Nov. 6. Either candidate will move it right along. From a left point of view, [...]

NY Election Results, Statewide Races


NY Budget Massacre

Green Party Election Results

Non-offical returns for all NY Green Party Candidates. Allen Carstensen Town Supervisor, Ulysses Roxanne Marino (Dem) 693 88% Allen Carstensen (Grn) 91 12% Evergreen C. Chou City Council, 20th District, Flushing, Queens Peter Koo (GOP) 8,081 49.6% Yen Chou (Dem) 7,278 44.7 % S.J. Jung (WF) 664 4.1% Evergreen Chou (Grn) 270 1.7% Jennifer Dotson [...]

Vote Green Party in NY Today!

Election Day is upon us today. This year the Green Party in New York State has a dozen strong candidates across the state running for election or re-election. The Green Party represents a real choice in the usually sordid world of New York State politics. Greens around the state have been fighting against the spoiling [...]

Rev. Billy on Running for NYC Mayor – WSJ

[From GPNY] The Rev. Billy Talen, running for mayor of New York City on the Green Party ticket, tells WSJ’s David Weidner whether people have taken to his anti-corporation message. The performance artist also discusses his identity as The Rev. Billy.

Walt Nestler’s Tour de District

A newly released video from the campaign provides a summary of the thought-provoking “toxic tour” of the 18th NY City Council District hosted by Walt Nestler. The video follows the route of this bus tour as it makes stops at various contaminated sites. At each stop, Walt explains what the issues are and what should [...]