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 […]

Cynthia McKinney: Bike4Peace Days 18 – 24

Common Ground Along an Uncommon Route Along this trip, I’ve been testing a line: We’re biking for peace.  We started at the House of Common Sense in Oakland, California and we’ll end up at the White House that needs some common sense! Everyone in every state has enthusiastically agreed! Now, you won’t believe this!  I […]

McKinney: Looking for Colorado Bike4Peace Hosts 8/13/-8/24/10

From 2008 Green Party President candidate Cynthia McKinney, July 30, 2010… We’ll be in Colorado in a few days and was wondering if you had some contacts who could provide us a warm shower and maybe through a potluck for food for us!  We plan to overnight at Dolores, Telluride, Ridgeway, Cimarron, Doyleville, Poncha Springs, […]

Ballot Access News: Wins and Losses for IRV/Alternative Voting Systems

Having Instant Runoff Voting (where voters can rank the candidate they choose in preference order) and other Alternative Voting Systems are better for third parties. IRV takes away the chance or idea that a third party could possibly spoil an election. IRV also has other merits of increasing democracy, eliminating the “winner-take-all” system, and usually […]

Issues and new laws around the country: Ballot measure results

There is a good list of ballot measures, with the actual wording, and the results at: Some issues: Unfortunately, in California, Proposition 8 passed, which says that the state constitution will define marriage as between a man and a woman. An article about that is: here. I believe that proponents of same-sex marriage believe […]

New polls: Cynthia McKinney in the polls

Cindy Sheehan at Recreate 68, Denver

from Phones in the Fridge on Indy Bay Today, CFC participated in the Recreate ’68 rally on the steps of the State Capitol here in Denver—there were awesome speeches, especially by Cynthia McKinney (Green Party Presidential Candidate) and Ron Kovic (disabled Vietnam Vet and subject of Born on the 4th of July).

Updated: Cynthia McKinney at Recreate-68 in Denver

Green Party presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney speaks at the R-eCreate ’68 rally outside the DNC on Sunday, August 24, 2008. Video by Don DeBar. Cynthia McKinney Remarks DNC Stop the War Protest August 24, 2008 Our country has been hijacked and the Democrats have proven themselves to have been in  on the plan.  When it […]

Green Party presidential primaries, caucuses, etc.

The following states had Green Party presidential decision-making meetings today, Saturday, May 3, 2008. Maryland – (was via mail or in-person ballot) – Maryland Green Party Georgia – Georgia Green Party GGP Tennessee – The Green Party of Tennessee Colorado – The Green Party of Colorado There is a delegate count at the national Green […]

Police/1st Amendment incident: NY Green questions Giuliani on 9-11

Article, photo and video at Raw Story Sander Hicks is a Green Party member, who was among the filed of candidates in our GPNYS statewide convention in 2006. The 16 minute video included at the bottom of the Raw Story piece has several interesting incidents, Sander’s part happens around 5 minutes 40 seconds. The video […]

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