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Green Party activists to participate in Black Power Electoral Campaign School

Ajamu Baraka, the 2016 Green Party vice-presidential candidate, will be one of the speakers at the Black is Back Electoral School. Other Greens currently scheduled to participate are Betty Davis and Ralph Poynter from New York and the Rev. Edward Pickney from Benton Harbor, Michigan. The event will be on April 6 & 7 at Akwaaba Hall, Uhuru House in St. Petersburg, Florida. Continue reading

Green Independent and Libertarian parties release joint statement

AUGUSTA, ME -- The Green Independent and Libertarian parties of Maine have agreed to work together to promote pro-democratic policies and protect individual liberties. Officers of each party held a joint press conference, at the Samantha Smith statue near the capitol building in Augusta, in front of the Maine State Museum, on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 3 p.m.The officers discussed 10 areas of cooperation between the two largest non-major political parties: Continue reading

We need each other, and one of us needs a ride!

As you may have read on the national website, our local New Orleans group has been recognized as the first active chapter of the Green Party of Louisiana. That's exciting, but what's next? 1. We need to designate a delegate (or two) to the state Coordinating Committee. This role is open to any member in good standing who is willing to hit the road at least three times a year and travel elsewhere in Louisiana for CC meetings. Continue reading

Peace & Love in February from the Santa Clara County Green Party

This month is about Peace & Love. Peace for the planet with a call to end all wars for oil and stop US imperialism (think Syria and Venezuela). Love for the people through a national week of actions to push for Improved Medicare For All (Single Payer). This message of People, Planet, Peace Over Profit is what the Green Party is all about!#WeAreGreen Continue reading

Contact your state legislators NOW & help pass RCV bill for Washington!

Seattle, WA – Cities and towns in Washington could soon have the freedom to choose better elections, thanks to  bills filed in our legislature. HB 1722 and SB 5708 offer local jurisdictions the option to use ranked choice voting (RCV) for elections.  RCV is engaging voters and invigorating democracy in the 22 cities and counties around the U.S. that have already adopted it for their elections. Under this bill, Washington communities will be able to enjoy these benefits, too. Continue reading

Greenish Reading Group to discuss Nuke Power & War

At the next reading group get together on Saturday February 16, the Gateway-Greens & friends will be discussing the connection between nuclear power and nuclear war by reading about both. Please see the Jan/Feb 2019 Compost-Dispatch article on “Can Nuclear Power Solve the Climate Crisis?” If you do not have a copy of that Compost-Dispatch, reply to this message with your name & postal address so the St. Louis Green Party can mail you a copy. Continue reading

Green Party of Virginia Calls on Virginia Governor Ralph Northam to Resign

Racist Actions in Past and Present Make Him Unfit to Govern On Friday, February 1, the Green Party of Virginia became aware of a photograph from Virginia Governor Ralph Northam's 1984 yearbook from the Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS). The photo showed one person dressed in the robes of the Klu Klux Klan and a second dressed in blackface. In a press conference that evening, the governor acknowledged he was one of the people in the photo and apologized.  Continue reading

National Lobby for 100% Public Funding Only for ALL Elections

It's official we have the new 2019 calender and the lobby dates! Greens from all over the United States will join together during this week to lobby their congress to ask them to take the the public funding only pledge and also to sponsor or co-sponsor a bill in Congress to free our elections from any sort of bribery cash: special interest PAC, corporate or dark money donations. Instead – qualified candidates from every party would get an equal chance in TV, radio and printed ads, debates and appearances. This would allow other voices to be heard and the American voters to be aware of all of their choices. Continue reading

Stop US Interference in Venezuela!

The Green-Rainbow Party of Massachusetts opposes US government interference in the internal affairs of Venezuela. We recognize it is the ultimate right of the Venezuelan people, and theirs alone, to decide who governs their country. We condemn the statements made by US National Security Advisor John Bolton on Sunday, January 27, which legitimize coup leader, Juan Guaidó, and encourage Venezuela’s military to overthrow President Maduro. Continue reading

Getting 2019 Off to a Green Start!

Green Party of Santa Clara County January Newsletter Welcome to 2019 and thank you for joining us in getting this new year off to a terrific start. We have some great actions planned and are looking forward to bringing our message of People, Planet, Peace Over Profit to our communities more than ever! Join us, a better world is possible. #WeAreGreen Continue reading