McKinney: GM’s LBO, government-style

  By Cynthia McKinney, Green Party 2008 Presidential candidate Since 2008, both the Bush and Obama Administrations spent hundreds of billions – by some estimates, up to TRILLIONS – of dollars bailing out Wall Street investors, banks and industrial firms. Much was said about the need to provide a stimulus to the economy, with the […]

Cynthia McKinney: Bike4Peace Update: Days 24 -29

The song that keeps going around in my head for this week is by Gil Scott Heron and it goes like this: “ This ain’t really life, ain’t really life, ain’t really . . . nothin’ but a movie.”  Because we went from extraordinary to surreal in just a matter of hours. Gil Scott Heron […]

Running more Peace Candidates in NY

This is an excerpt from the introduction of the Wednesday, October 7, 2009 Babylon Green Party Gathering http://www.babylongreens.org which featured Sister Jeanne Clark speaking about the World March for Peace and Nonviolence activities. Emcee Ian Wilder explains how Nonviolence (Peace) is one of the four pillars of the Green Party. Emcee Ian Wilder talks about […]

GP Prez cand Cynthia McKinney: Munich Peace Speeches

from Cynthia: Hello!  I’m back from Munich with Peace Prize in my hands and on my way to the University of Chicago to speak.  While in Munich, I spoke at the peace rally–I’ll tell you the Germans know how to put on a good peace rally!!!–and at the International Peace Conference, where the Munich American […]

Green Party congratulates GP Prez cand Cynthia McKinney on ‘Peace through Conscience’ award

The Green Party of the United States congratulated former US Representative Cynthia McKinney after an announcement that she will receive the ‘Peace through Conscience’ award from the Munich American Peace Committee (MAPC / http://www.mapc-web.de).  Ms. McKinney was the Green Party’s 2008 nominee for President of the United States. Cynthia McKinney said: I am humbled to […]

Three Green Party of Suffolk members elected chairs of National Committees

Amityville Record & Babylon Beacon The Green Party of Suffolk is proud to announce that its chair Roger Snyder and secretary Ian Wilder have been elected to be cochairs of the Green Party of the United States (GPUS) Accreditation Committee (AC) and Presidential Campaign Support Committee (PCSC) respectively. Also Green Party of Suffolk executive board […]

Green Party to Obama: No escalation; withdraw US troops from Afghanistan instead

Green Party opposes escalation, urges Obama to announce US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan in his Dec. 1 speech 2008 Green presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney and 2010 Maine Green gubernatorial candidate Lynne Williams will speak at Dec. 12 Emergency Anti-Escalation Rally outside the White House (http://www.enduswars.org) Green Party leaders called on President Obama to reverse his […]

GP Prez cand Cynthia McKinney featured at 12/12/09 Anti-war Rally

Our organization, End US Wars  (http://www.enduswar s.org)  is holding an Emergency Anti-Escalation Rally on Saturday, December 12 at Lafayette Park at the White House, 11am to 4pm.  Featured speaker: Cynthia McKinney. Green Candidate for Governor in Maine, Lynne Williams, will speak and is coming down by bus for the event with activists/supporters. Also speaking: Senator […]

It’s Not About Van Jones. It’s About Barack Obama.

BY ROSA CLEMENTE, PBS Over the Labor Day weekend, Van Jones, a member of the hip-hop generation and special advisor for green jobs at the White House Council for Environmental Quality, tendered his resignation, and it was accepted by the Obama administration. I will be the first to say that I never found Van Jones […]

FEC releases 2008 prez/congressional vote count: mixed media response

Ballot Access News is a site which focuses on why and how independent and third party candidates have so many ballot access hurdles to overcome. So, when the Federal Elections Commission (FEC) released its report on votes in the 2008 US Presidential race and Congressional races this week, Ballot Access covered the story in a […]

Cynthia McKinney to keynote international Black Voices Conference

As reported at  CNW Group Black students to host Cynthia McKinney and call for freedom, justice and equality for all TORONTO, April 16 /CNW/ – York University Black Students’ Alliance will hold a film screening, conference and gala with 2008 Green Party nominee for President of the United States Cynthia McKinney from Thursday, April 30 […]

From Cynthia McKinney: Buyer’s Remorse, Economic Collapse, Oligarchs, & War

However, on the other hand, these expressions of “buyer’s remorse” indicate that people knowingly allowed themselves to be swept into the voting booth and vote against their values.

From Cynthia McKinney: Report from London 3/31/09

Hello! What an impressive Conference put on by the Government of Malaysia and the Kuala Lumpur Foundation to Criminalise War (KLFCW). Absolutely incredible.  And the audience was packed with information.  I will definitely make a more detailed report later and include the information learned at this Conference in my next economics report, too, on the […]

From Cynthia McKinney – From London 3/29/09

Hello!  I’m currently in London, invited by the Kuala Lumpur Foundation to Criminalise War, to participate in a Forum for Palestine sponsored by the Malaysian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  The event is taking place at the Marriott Grosvenor Hotel on March 31, 2009.  This one-day Forum will feature the Malaysian Foreign Minister Dato Serri Rais […]

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