Death of The Nation | Dissident Voice

Then came 2006 when the Dems promised impeachment hearings against Bush for his wars should they win control of the House. The Nation urged us to vote Democratic, and when the hearings did not materialize silence on the issue fell over The Nation. John Conyers was the Democrat’s poster boy for the promise of impeachment, […]

Blagojevich out as Illinois Governor: Impeached 59-0

So, Governor Blagojevich loses his office. Previous Lieutenant Governor Patrick Quinn (Blagojevich’s runningmate) is now Governor. And, Rolad Burris, who Blagojevich appointed, is a Senator. (excerpt from) Newsday/Chicago Tribune Blagojevich kicked out as Illinois governor 7:21 PM EST, January 29, 2009 The Illinois Senate voted to remove Gov. Rod Blagojevich from office Thursday, marking the […]

McKinney/Clemente compared with Obama/Biden on US war policies, impeachment, energy

Greens compare McKinney/Clemente and Obama/Biden on US war policies, impeachment, environment, and energy The Green Party promotes the ‘Peace Slate’ and call Obama/Biden the ‘faux antiwar’ ticket, citing Obama’s record and warhawk positions on military funding, US troops in Afghanistan, threats against Iran; McKinney speaks out on Dems’ complicity in Bush-Cheney hijacking of the US […]

Peace Mom, independent candidate, and friend of the Greens, Cynthia McKinney is on the ballot!

Please visit Cindy Sheehan’s web-site to support her run for Congress (opposite Nancy “impeachment off the table” Pelosi). As a Green activist, I wish that Cindy Sheehan would have run as a Green, but she is new to all this politics in many ways, and had lots of ideas and decisions to balance. Still, she […]

John Conyers: Part of the patriarchy.

Consider that this action is the reaction of one of the most progressive Democrat elected officials to a grieving mother, expressing herself with confidence and composure when she felt faced with injustice and callousness. This is how John Conyers responded to Cindy Sheehan calling out two times, at a hearing that the public was invited […]

NBC finally starts to understand voting

If NBC keeps this up they might actually stop asking the stupid “spoiler ” question of every non-corporate candidate they meet. They finally got that voter choices are complex, especially in a winner take all system. Voter’s issue both positive and negative votes, i.e. they make preference decision not only among the candidates they like, […]

McKinney Goes Green:

McKinney Goes Green If you were to be elected, what would be item number one on the McKinney agenda? Is it OK if I do several things simultaneously [laughs]? First of all, we have to instruct the Joint Chiefs of Staff to draw up an orderly withdrawal process for our troops in Iraq and […]

Green Party on impeachment & other Dems/Repubs failures

Greens at Chicago Convention will discuss impeachment, telecom immunity, and other issues on which Democrats and Republicans have violated the public trust Green Party leaders, preparing for the 2008 Green National Convention in Chicago (July 10-13), say that the convention will be a public forum for discussion of impeachment and other major issues on which […]

From Cynthia McKinney: Please help me qualify for matching funds

I am writing to thank you for your sustained support for my campaign and to urge you to give me an extra boost in the next three weeks to help me qualify for federal matching campaign funds. I have long supported public funding in all aspects of our campaigns, but now we really have the […]

Cynthia McKinney Urges Mass Mobilization for Impeachment

McKinney Says People Must ‘Flip the Script” Again Urges Mass Mobilization Supporting Impeachment In a prepared statement released today, six-term former Georgia Congresswoman and candidate for the 2008 Green Party Presidential Nomination urged the broad and diverse Coalition forming around her campaign to “take any and all steps necessary” to build support for action on […]

NY Republicans learn to say “Impeachment”

For a short time in New York, our Republican State Legislators were wagging the finger of impeachment at Governor Spitzer if he did not resign quick enough. And I agree with my co-editor that resigning was indeed called for.  But it’s a shame these Republican legislators are blind to the other crimes requiring But now […]

Green ‘Peace Party’ against Iraq/Afghanistan wars vs. Clinton/Obama/McCain pro-occupation

Greens express support for a May 1 protest by longshore workers against the wars Green Party leaders today compared the Green demand for an immediate end to the occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan to the pro-occupation positions of the Democratic and Republican presidential candidates. Greens said that party members supported protests planned by International Longshore […]

Is Dennis Kucinich Getting McKinney’d?

by Kevin Zeese  Former Presidential Candidate Who Advocated Peace and Impeachment Facing Well-Financed Challenge at Home On the Hill some call it being McKinney’d – the treatment Green Party presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney received when she was in Congress.  Twice, rather than protecting the incumbent, the Democrats put up well funded challengers against her.  Now, […]

Green Party: McClellan bombshell demands impeachment

Special Counsel Patrick J. Fitzgerald must probe new evidence in Plame case; Democrats and Republicans who refuse to hold Bush and Cheney accountable are complicit in White House crimes Green Party leaders called impeachment an urgent necessity after former White House Press Secretary Scott McClellan’s revelation that President Bush and Vice President Cheney were involved […]