Green Party NYS: Cuomo’s Moreland Commission Doesn’t Target Political Corruption

The Green Party of New York State criticized Governor Cuomo today for not attacking public corruption in New York by establishing the Moreland Commission.

Everyone Benefits from CSA (via thegreenschoolhouseseries)

Build a better relationship – with your produce. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a great way for consumers to get their weekly produce fix with locally grown vegetables directly from a farmer in their community.  How it Works A farmer provides a “share” (usually a box of vegetables, but other products like fruit and dairy […]

Santana is Booed for Using Baseballs Civil Rights Game to Speak Out for Civil Rights

But Bud picked the wrong Latino. Carlos Santana took the microphone and said that he was representing all immigrants. Then Santana added, “The people of Arizona, and the people of Atlanta, Georgia, you should be ashamed of yourselves.” In a perfect display of Gov. Nathan Deal’s Georgia, the cheers quickly turned to boos. Yes, Carlos […]

Miami-Dade Green Party: Keep racist Arizona-style immigration laws out of Florida

The Miami-Dade Green Party adds its voice to the growing coalition of groups and individuals standing in opposition to anti-immigrant bills that have been recently introduced in the Florida legislature.  These bills–modeled after Arizona’s racist SB 1070 law—allow for racial profiling and if passed, will result in the separation of families while threatening to turn […]

Common Cause and Public Citizen support CT apartheid Public Financing Scheme

IW: The Green and Libertarian Parties of Cennecticut have sued to overturn this discriminatory law.  Will Nader take to task Public citizen, which he founded? Bizarrely – or some would say intentionally – Connecticut passed a law that substantially favors major party candidates over minor party or independent candidates. How? Well, to gain public funding, […]

AZGP surpasses 5000 registered Greens!

Arizona Green Party (AZGP) has increased registered voters since 2010 Primaries The Arizona Republic recently wrote an article on January 25, 2011, “Independents now outnumber Dems in Arizona,” showing there are now 5040 registered Green Party voters in the state of Arizona. According to AZGP Co-Chair Angel Torres, “this is an increase of more than […]

Arizona Green Party continues to advocate for non-violence after tragedy in Tucson

The Arizona Green Party is both saddened and outraged in response to the acts of domestic terrorism that plagued not only the City of Tucson this weekend, but our whole nation. Our hearts go out to Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords as well as all the victims and their families, friends, and communities affected by this senseless […]

U.S. to Extend Afghan Pullout Deadline to 2014

The U.S. reportedly intends to extend a deadline for withdrawing its troops from Afghanistan by an additional three years. According to McClatchy Newspapers, the Obama administration will formally call for the withdrawal of the U.S.-led occupation force in 2014 instead of the current date of July 2011. The plan will be unveiled at a NATO […]

Teamsters Local 104 endorse Ariz. Green Party candidate Angel Torres

Angel Torres, the Green Party candidate for State Representative in Legislative District 16, has received the endorsement of the Executive Board of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 104.  Mr. Torres has worked in the airline industry for 23 years, and has been a member of the Teamsters since August 2004.  He was a leader […]

Arizona Green Party: Lawsuit filed over election statute and fake candidates

Arizona Republican Party operatives recruited fake candidates to run on the Green ballot line in the 2010 election Today the Arizona Green Party filed its second lawsuit of this past year against the State of Arizona over statutes which arbitrarily treat our party differently than other political parties in Arizona, in ways that violates the […]

Sweet Honey in the Rock, featuring Yonas, release “Are a Nation?” in Response to Arizona’s SB-1070

“…I have always believed art is the conscience of the human soul and that artists have the responsibility not only to show life as it is but to show life as it should be. … Sweet Honey In The Rock has withstood the onslaught. She has been unprovoked by the 30 pieces of silver. Her […]

Virginia Attorney General wants immigration checks

(excerpt from) Politico Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli wants immigration checks …In a legal opinion issued by his office Friday, Cuccinelli wrote, “It is my opinion that Virginia law enforcement officers, including conservation officers may, like Arizona police officers, inquire into the immigration status of persons stopped or arrested.”…

LI Anti-SB1070/Arizona Law Rally: Video

Two videos from the day Summary video with many voices: Rachel from Port Jefferson Video with one woman’s in depth analysis and opinion:

Pablo Alvarado comments on: Obama, immigration, and Arizona 1070

A statement by Pablo Alvarado, Director of the National Day Laborer Organizing Network, in reaction to reports of the President’s plan to send National Guard troops to the Arizona border. Alvarado asks President Obama to use his authority to immediately block the implementation of 1070.

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