I am writing to share my thoughts with you as we grieve together this morning after Donald Trump’s election.I want to acknowledge the very real pain that so many Americans are feeling. We cannot and will not concede to what a Trump presidency represents for people of color, women, immigrants, Muslims, LGBT folks, the poor and working people. Continue reading
After all the hard work we put into campaigning for Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka, let's have a party to celebrate our success! The Green Party of Seattle and the Green Party of Washington have grown considerably in the last months. With a bit of luck, the results of November 8th will give us major party status, and a good start into upcoming local elections. Continue reading
Join us for an Election Night party in Tampa The election isn't over until well after the polls close, so come celebrate—or commiserate—with fellow Green voters as returns come in. We're hosting an election night viewing party. Bring something to share for our Potluck at 8pm, November 8. Join us at 8052 56th Street Business Park next to 7/11 Gas station in Temple Terrace.
Marijuana policy groups have invited us to join them to watch results come in. It's catered, and free, but with a cash bar. Alongside all the local, state and key federal races, the policy folks will be tracking the ballot election results for cannabis legalization ballots in California, Nevada, Arizona, Massachusetts and Maine and for medical marijuana in Montana, North Dakota, Arkansas and Florida. They will have silent auction items to help raise funds for the upcoming 2017 Legislative Session. Continue reading
My name is Ray McGovern. I was an Army officer and then a CIA analyst for 27 years. My career began under John Kennedy and ended under George H.W. Bush. In the 70s I was chief of the Soviet Foreign Policy Branch and chaired National Intelligence Estimates. Later I briefed The President’s Daily Brief one-on-one from 1981 to 1985. Continue reading
This is an election where the American people are sickened by voting for either an insolent billionaire or someone who serves billionaires. Your vote for the Green Party will shake the political system to its core. A vote for the Green Party will break the stagnation of the corporatist two-party duopoly. Our nation and our planet cannot withstand more "Lesser Evils". Americans are frustrated that there is... no way to vote against Goldman Sachs,no way to vote against more war,no way to vote against more fracking,no way to vote for more militarized police Continue reading
FIND A WATCH PARTY NEAR YOU: We ask that hosts post their event both places, but just in case please check for events near you both on the Grassroots Events Calendar and the wall of the Facebook event page. If not there isn't a watch party already planned near you... HOST A WATCH PARTY! It can be at your house, or it can be at a local community center, cafe, restaurant, or bar. All you need is a screen that is connected to the internet to be able to view the livestream at jill2016.com or on facebook.com/drjillstein.Hosts, ensure that your watch party events end up on the Grassroots Events Calendar. Also, please post the link to your event on the wall of the Facebook event, too. Supporters are going both places to look for local watch parties. You may also want to reach out to your local or state volunteer coordinator at jill2016.com/states in case they have any tips or know persons in your area to help or attend.
G. Lee Aikin, At Large Council candidate for DC Statehood Green Party has arranged for a watch party at El Tamarindo, located at 1785 Florida Ave. NW, Washington, DC. The party begins around 8:00 pm
The Stein / Baraka campaign will be holding a virtual Election Night Watch Party. This is it, folks! Tomorrow is Election Day and to celebrate the hard work each of you put into this campaign, we have a treat for you. Join us for a live Election Night broadcast! WHEN: 8:30 p.m. ET, November 8WHERE: Jill Stein’s Facebook page or jill2016.com Here’s what you can expect: - Speeches from Jill Stein, Ajamu Baraka and our campaign manager, David Cobb- Interviews with staffers on what it was like to work on this campaign- Live reporting of Green Party election results from locations around the country- Live Q&A with you! This livestream is another opportunity for you to rally peace-minded, compassionate folks in your area to kick off a Green movement. Get started by organizing or attending an Election Night watch party! It’s in our hands! The Stein/Baraka Campaign Team P.S. Join us on Election Night!
Nancy Wallace, the Green candidate for Maryland's 8th Congressional District will host an election night party. The party will be held at VisArts from 8:00 pm to Midnight. For more information, contact campaign manager Tim Willard at 240-533-2399. Continue reading