Platform

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Approved by the Green Party Presidential Nominating Convention, July 2020


Table of Contents

A Call to Action | Preamble | The Four Pillars | Ten Key Values


I. Democracy

Introduction

Political Reform
   • Proportional Representation
   • Abolish the Electoral College
   • Enact Ranked Choice Voting
   • Presidential Debates
   • Public Financing of Presidential Campaigns
   • DC Statehood
   • Publicly-Owned, Open Source Voting Equipment

Community
  • Families and Children
  • Alternative Community Service

Free Speech and Media Reform

Foreign Policy
   • Authorization for Use of Military Force
   • Defense Budget
   • Road to Peace in the Middle East
   • The Palestinian-Israeli Conflict
   • Foreign Policy - Trade
   • Human Rights
   • Women's Rights

   • Puerto Rican Independence
   • Kurdistan

Domestic Security

Demilitarization and Exploration of Space


II. Social Justice

Introduction

A: Civil Rights and Equal Rights
   • Respect for Diversity
   • Women's Rights
   • Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women
   • Social Equality
   • Reproductive Rights
   • Economic Equality

   • Violence and Oppression Against Women
   • Nordic Model
   • Dialog and Understanding of Violence Against Women and Girls
   • Reparations for United States Afrodescendants (i.e., Black Americans, African Americans)
      • Symbols of the Confederacy
   • Indigenous Peoples
   • Justice for Native Hawaiians: Kanaka Maoli
   • Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
   • Rights of the Disabled
   • Religious Freedom and Secular Equality
   • Youth Rights
   • GI and Veterans' Rights
   • Consumer Protection
   • Adoptee Rights

B: Environmental Justice

C: Economic Justice / Social Safety Net

D: Welfare: A Commitment to Ending Poverty

E: Education and the Arts
   • Convention on the Rights of the Child
   • The Arts

F: Health Care

G: Labor

H: Criminal Justice
   • Prison Conditions, Prisoner Treatment and Parolees
   • Right to Vote for the Incarcerated
   • Criminal Justice Reform
   • End the War on Drugs

I: Population

J: Immigration / Emigration

K: Housing and Homelessness


III. Ecological Sustainability

Introduction
Climate Change
Energy
Nuclear Issues
Transportation
Zero Waste: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Clean Air / Greenhouse Effect / Ozone Depletion
Land Use
Water
Agriculture
Biological Diversity
Ethical Treatment of Animals
Forestry Practices
Ocean Protection


IV. Economic Justice and Sustainability

Introduction
Ecological Economics
   • EcoSocialism
Measuring Economic Health
Curbing Corporate Power
Livable Income
Fair Taxation
Local Economic Development
Small Business and the Self-Employed
Work and Job Creation
Banking and Insurance Reform
   • Prohibit Corporate Insurance Fraud
   • Reduce Excessive Executive Pay
Pension Reform
Anti-Trust Enforcement
Advanced Technology and Defense Conversion
National Debt
Monetary Reform