Gov. Cuomo Selling Out Injured Baby Rights by Ralph Nader (via Dandelion Salad)

New York State’s Governor Andrew Cuomo will be judged harshly by history if he doesn’t reverse his position supporting limiting the legal rights of brain damaged babies. Imagine a life-time $250,000 cap on pain and suffering and families having to endure a burdensome and humiliating struggle to get medical bills paid as they arise from […]

Open Letter to President Obama: For justice and jobs by Ralph Nader (via Dandelion Salad)

Dear President Obama: The sentiments expressed in this letter may have more meaning more for you now that the results of the mid-term elections are clear. You have seen what can happen when a number of your supporters lose their enthusiasm and stay home or do not actively participate as volunteers. In your first two […]

How the Left Is Left Out – Ralph Nader’s View – NYTimes

Hello! There are plenty of distinguished progressive champions lobbying, rallying, exposing, suing and organizing at the national, state and local level. Yet they have been mostly left out of the mass media, on television and radio and in the news, feature, style, opinion and book review pages of major newspapers, including The Times. via How […]

Great video: Nader and Hawkins

[youtube=] Ralph Nader and Green Party of New York Governor candidate Howie Hawkins talk to the State of Politics.  Great discussion of the issues facing New York like the deficit, stock transfer tax, mortgage foreclosure, the tea party, the need for competitive democracy, and voting for what you want.  We need more of this in the media. […]

Hawkins, Nader Fundraiser in Albany 10/20/10

    Join Ralph Nader and Howie Hawkins for a Green Party fundraiser Oct. 20th. Consumer advocate and former Green Party Presidential candidatel Ralph Nader will join current Green Party of New York Governor candidate Howie Hawkins in Albany on Wednesday October 20th from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM at a fundraiser at My Linh restaurant, 272 Delaware […]

Guv cand Hawkins (G-NY) House Party 10/16/10

From Jeff Peress: You are invited to an exciting house party for Howie Hawkins; Jeff will be cooking some of his culinary delights and yes you can bring food and drinks preferably non-alcoholic drinks.I will be serving non-meat but yes there will be some dairy products. Come meet and greet Howie Hawkins for governor. House […]

Guv cand Hawkins Talks a Green New York | Utica Phoenix

The Green Party, Hawkins feels is not just a political party, but about protecting the environment and the people in it. He hopes that people will come to learn about their cause, while at the same time being true to their call to patriotism. American citizens, he feels, are the ones in the trenches, getting […]

Green Party New York: NY Gubernatorial Howie Hawkins Opposes Layoff of 2,000 State Workers

Green Party Candidate for Governor Howie Hawkins Will Speak to Teacher Groups Supporting his Campaign Oct.24 in NYC Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate for Governor, said today that he is opposed to the proposed layoffs of 2,000 state employees announced by Governor Paterson. “Paterson, Cuomo and Paladino are intent on destroying state government. The […]

Credo Long Distance Sells Out NYS Anti-Fracking Movement

Ian Wilder: Credo is asking New Yorkers to call their elected representative to vote for a study of hydrofracking.  This is just a cover to protect the politicians until this election day.  Credo and the State elected officials know hydrofracking is dangerous,  they should pass a ban right now.  The only time that elected officials […]

Katsuko Nomura: Consumer Champion – The Nader Page

Katsuko Nomura: Consumer Champion – The Nader Page. Katsuko Nomura—a builder of consumer, labor, cooperative and women’s rights groups for over 55 years in Japan—passed away this month at the age of 99. She was one of the most remarkable civic leaders anywhere in the world. With her range of activities, she could be called […]

Green Party New York: Teachers for a Just Contract Endorse Guv cand Hawkins (G-NY)

Green Party New York » Blog Archive » Teachers for a Just Contract Backing Hawkins. “Now that Cuomo has made his intentions to battle against us known, we’d be crazy to support him. TJC has found the ideal candidate for us to endorse for governor. To read more and download our leaflet explaining our position, […]

2009: Report on school district vote in Long Island

Update for 2010: Some results and link to 2010 Newsday info is at onthewilderside: here. _______________ For 2009…Newsday reports that all but 3 districts pass budgets. Article is here: Patchogue-Medford, Shoreham-Wading River budgets defeated Full results from Newsday are: here

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Photos and report from Malik campaign in New Orleans

Green Party Watch has a great post here with photos of Malik and one of the out-of-state volunteers that went to Louisiana to help. Election Day for Congress in New Orleans, Louisiana, District 2 is this Saturday, December 6th. The Greens have a wonderful candidate, and a unique opportunity to win, if we can let […]