Same sex marriage passes in NY!

After-the-news-update: At the Gotham Gazette, there is an interesting story of things that happened behind the scenes during the same-sex marriage vote, which those of us watching and celebrating were not privy to. It seems that even when our government is doing some things fairly, they employ games and locked doors to make sure things […]

Hawkins: Volunteer Calls, fundraise, naked butts Halloween

Dear Green Supporters: Please help build support for the Green Party in the remaining ten days before the November 2nd Election. 1. Help Call Enrolled Greens Every Green, or Green-friendly person who reads this is asked to take at least 200 phone numbers of Green registrants throughout NYS, and call them before TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, […]

Doubts About Cuomo’s Support of Gay Rights | Greens for Greens ™

“He plays catch-up on our issues,” said Libby Post, who founded Empire State Pride Agenda, the influential gay-rights group that pushed for the same-sex marriage legislation last year. “I don’t think his heart is really there. He does not have a record you can look to.” via Doubts About Cuomo’s Support of Gay Rights | Greens for […]

Jon Cooper: Democrats try to lure him away from Gillibrand Challenge

(excerpt from) City Hall news blog Democrats Try To Lure Cooper Into State Senate Race Over Gillibrand Challenge Suffolk county legislator seen as top prospect against Carl Marcellino By Sal Gentile Suffolk county legislator Jon Cooper has been mulling whether to challenge Kirsten Gillibrand in a Democratic primary next year, with an announcement set for […]

Bruce Springsteen calls marriage-equality a civil rights issue!

Found this by way of Daily Politics, by way of a detailed story at The NY Times. But, heck, it is emblazoned on the front of the Boss’s web-site: A BRIEF STATEMENT FROM BRUCE Like many of you who live in New Jersey, I’ve been following the progress of the marriage-equality legislation currently being considered […]

Green Party: Gay rights supporters should protest Obama’s invitation to antigay pastor

Obama should have the US sign UN statement endorsing universal decriminalization of homosexuality Green Party activists challenged gay voters and advocates of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender rights to protest President-elect Barack Obama’s invitation to Pastor Rick Warren to deliver the inaugural invocation. “Unless we make our anger known now, Mr. Obama will continue to […]

If You Have Hope For Real Change, Then Vote Green Party On Election Day 11/4/08

The Green Party candidates for president and vice president, Cynthia McKinney and Rosa Clemente, are an historic ticket. These two women of color, a former six term Democratic Congresswoman from Georgia and a journalist and founder of the National Hip Hop Caucus have teamed up to bring a message of peace, democracy, justice and ecological […]

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