Green Party of Suffolk Urges NY State Senate to Move Forward on Pro-LGBT LegislationThe Green Party of Suffolk County, NY is adding their voice to those calling on the NY State Senate to stop blocking two pro-LGBT bills so that they may see a vote. We ask all who feel LGBT individuals deserve equal rights […]
RALLY AND MARCH FOR PEACE, JUSTICE & AN END TO PERPETUAL WAR. Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in Port Jefferson Village
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Looking for poetry, live music, and/or a Long Island Coffeehouse? PeaceSmiths has held a monthly coffeehouse (October through June) for over thirty years. You can find your favorite performers, an expansive peace activist literature table, and some great networking. PeaceSmiths Long Island Coffeehouse Friday, March 4, 2016 at 8pm The PeaceSmiths Topical, A-Typical, Folk […]
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A Long Island Coffeehouse promoting peace, justice, and environmental issues. Live, local music. A great place to network with like-minded souls who are peaceniks, leftists, tree huggers, and/or activists. -ows PeaceSmiths October Coffeehouse Friday, Oct. 2nd at 8pm PeaceSmiths First-of-the-Season Coffeehouse A fun gathering, with a long tradition Music by Billionaire Brian and 90’s covers […]
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One of our greatest Americans, Frederick Douglass spoke at a 4th of July picnic on human rights
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A gender politics talk for Suffolk Green Party by Cynthya Rossi & John Schindler, Great South Bay Unitarian Universalist Fellowship,, Sayville NY @ 1:30 pm
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Vintage jewelry is a great holiday gift, helps the environment, adds sparkle to your life, and helps to save the world.
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An Uneven Road to Recovery: New Findings on Place, Race and Mortgage Lending on Long Island Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Hofstra University, University Club, North Campus, Hempstead, New York Long Island Housing Services (LIHS), the private nonprofit fair housing advocacy and enforcement agency serving Nassau and Suffolk Counties, in partnership […]
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Green Party of Suffolk supports the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), an annual event raising awareness about discrimination, violence, and murder.
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Democratic Party insiders have petitioned to open a write-in primary for the Green Party line in the New York Third (3rd) State Senate race. Green Party members interested in running as a candidate in the primary can contact 631-925-6104 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The district runs along the south shore of Long Island from Brentwood to Center […]
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TWL will focus us on exploring what more of what peace means in the rest of our lives, such as what it means to freecycle; to be a vegetarian; a locavore; a community member; to use nonviolent communication; and to clean with vinegar. And more. But first, We want to hear from you! What […]
The PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse is held the first Friday of the month from October to June.
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The Green Party of Suffolk calls for the prosecution of Suffolk County Leg. John H. Kennedy (R-Hauppauge) under New York State anti-bullying laws, for his ostracization of homeless school children in his district. Leg. Kennedy’s actions remind the Green Party of the atmosphere of hate that was created against Latinos in Suffolk County, by former […]
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In the eBook, the Occupy movement is explored through original reporting, essays, photographs, cartoons, poetry, essays, and reviews.
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