Howie Hawkins' response to the State of the Union
Howie Hawkins responds to President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address: what Biden got right, what he got wrong, and the important problems he failed to address.
Biodiversity and the Rights of Nature
The EcoAction Committee of the Green Party of the United States held an online forum, Biodiversity and Rights of Nature, on Monday, February 13, 2023. The forum provided an overview of biodiversity and what future actions are needed. Presenters included Tierra Curry, Saving Life on Earth Campaign Director and Senior Scientist at Center for Biological Diversity; Natalia Greene, Global Coordinator and Co-founder of Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature and, Frederic Guarino of the Green Party of Canada and is a member of the Biodiversity Commission of the French Greens.Read more
Maryland Green Party Response to State of the Union Address, 2023
Hello, my name is Justin Sindall, I am the membership coordinator for the Green Party of Maryland, and an Alternate Delegate to the Green Party of the United States' National Committee.
And despite what you've heard from a bunch of rich politicians down the road from me in DC, the state of our union is tepid at best, and the folks who spoke, clapped or those who sat on their hands during the joint session of Congress just now are the bulk of the reason for it.Read more
The Future is Green: A Green/Progressive Alternative
The Green-Rainbow Party (GRP) is positioning itself to be the Green/Progressive alternative to the Dems here in Massachusetts Hear from some of our leaders on how our progressive values impact our policies and worldview, and how our American two-party system is hurting the American People and the planet.Read more
US Violence – Where Does it Originate?
US gun violence has become unbearable. Claims regarding the second amendment affect how federal, state and local governments enact gun safety regulations. A culture of death permeates Missouri’s history of racial terror lynchings and modern-day application of the death penalty.
A model municipal program in Ward 22 of St. Louis encourages communities to police themselves and reduce violence by training participants how to use deescalation tactics when intervening in confrontations. The colonial mode of production forms a violent parasitic relationship between Europeans vs. African people and other oppressed masses. This is particularly true for resource extraction from colonized humanity.Read more
Greens and Groups Call on Biden to Sign Nuclear Ban Treaty on 2nd Anniversary and 2023 Doomsday Clock Announcement
DC Statehood Green Party member David Schwartzman joined members of NuclearBan.us at The White House on Sunday to celebrate delivery of the Letter to President Biden which calls on the President to sign the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) on the 2nd anniversary of Entry Into Force (EIF) just two days before The Doomsday Clock was set to 90 seconds to midnight, the closest it had ever been in its over-75 year history.Read more
Managing Press Conferences and Other Media Events
The Media Committee of the Green Party of the United States recently hosted a webinar on everything you need to know about hosting press conferences and managing press coverage. This was specifically geared toward candidates and will include useful tips for improving your presentation skills.
Learn how to think like an editor and reframe difficult questions to maximize your press coverage.Read more
An Evening with Jill Stein & Matthew Hoh
Peace activist and candidate for US Senate Matthew Hoh and Dr. Jill Stein, pioneering environmental health advocate and the Green Party's candidate for President in 2012 and 2016 recently hosted an on-line conversation.
Jill and Matt spoke about the current moment of crisis in Ukraine and demanded that we build an independent political movement for people, planet, and peace over profit.Read more
Ranked Choice Voting Day
The Fight for Voter Democracy: Ranked Choice Voting and Proportional Representation
The Ballot Access Committee of the Green Party of the United States held a webinar presentation on Sunday, January 23 celebrating Ranked Choice Voting Day. Together, let's build a real movement away from an electoral system based on the politics of fear, "lesser-evilism" and division and give a just platform for the greater good!Read more
Green Party of Michigan nominating convention in Flint on May 5
(Flint, Mich) -- The Green Party of Michigan will hold its 2018 state nominating convention in Flint on Saturday, May 5. Registration begins at 9 am. The convention takes place from 10 am to 5 pm at the University of Michigan-Flint, Harding-Mott University Center, 400 Mill St, Flint MI 48503. Candidates seeking the Green Party nomination for federal, state, and local partisan elected offices (or endorsement for non-partisan offices) will be present, vying to represent the party in the November 2018 election.
A press conference with nominated candidates will take place at the end of the convention at 4:30 pm. The convention agenda and brochure is available here.Read more