Voting for Hillary Clinton? Please read these thoughts from a Jill Stein supporter

Hillary Clinton, Jill Stein, and The Green Party…how to make peace, or at least progressive harmony. Harmony: Message from a Jill Stein supporter to reluctant Hillary Clinton supporters Let’s succeed together in making this country a better place for humanity. Let’s work together, and separately, to send out the best possible progressive mandate for our […]

Sat March 24, 2012: Long Island peace, justice, occupy event

Update: The event was a success. Photos from the rally afterwards are at Flickr:here. _____________________________ A March and Vigil for Peace and Economic Justice On this 9th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, we mourn and resist the ravages of war. We stand in solidarity with the Occupy Movement as we call for an end […]

Make your best sign. Wave it at your local politicians!

Tuesday, November 8th is Election Day. Today is your today to make a miniature sign, and wave it at the politicos and elected officials in your neighborhood. You can do this by pulling levers or writing things on the ballot! If you must, you could even use the pencil provided to draw a picture on […]

Troy Davis is being killed right now

Update Wednesday night at 11:21pm: Troy Davis died at 11:08pm. The reporters allowed in are now telling what happened. For his last words, Troy Davis asserted his innocence, told the family he was not the one who killed their son, and then forgave and blessed the prison guards. _____________ The government of Georgia and the […]

Troy Davis scheduled for execution on Wed. Sept 21: Take action

LIVE coverage of the scene at the scheduled execution from Democracy Now! is: here. __________ Update: Troy Davis died at 11:08pm Georgia time. The media who were allowed inside will be coming out to do interviews with the other press. Update: At 10:22pm, Democracy Now! reports that the Supreme Court has denied the stay. It […]

The Duke and Duchess are coming to America on June 30th

Please visit the new website, Peace Couple, for coverage of the royal tour, to begin on Thursday, June 30th, 2011. We will follow closely, the ceremonies and activities of Duchess Susanna and Duke Augustus, The Duke and Duchess of Peace. Please don’t confuse this royal couple with those other folks, Prince William and Duchess Catherine, […]

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 […]

In Vermont: Third party incumbent prevails over Republican challenger by just four votes

Hat tip to IPR for the story. Vermont Progressive incumbent legislator prevails over Republican challenger by just four votes December 2nd, 2010 A Progressive Party lawmaker will return to the Vermont House after a judge rejected a challenge to a recount that showed her winning. A recount Friday confirmed earlier election results showing Rep. Susan […]

Warning! Big danger for public education (NY State universities)

KW: Wow! This is a huge problem. A rich person – a hedge fund manager of all things – wants use a donation as a kind of political bribe, to change the NY State University system to his liking. Egads! More comments after story. This is a huge problem which progressives, leftists, and people who […]

Gender Issues in Social Movements 3/3/10 7p Bay Shore

On Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 7pm, the Babylon Green Party Gathering will feature will feature Cynthya BrianKate and John Schindler speaking about “Sex & Gender Minorities Within The Progressive Movement.” For the March 2010 gathering, the Babylon Green Party will meet at Unitarian Universalist Society of South Suffolk, 28 Brentwood Road, Bay Shore, Long […]

What is green?

On the national Green Party list, every once in awhile, we get in a cycle of self-reflection. The piece below is from a post that les evenchik made on a national Green Party list. With his permission, I edited it in hopes of crystallizing one definition of green politics. -KW – Towards a definition of […]

Some non-violent revenge on Bernie Madoff

Bernie Madoff did something very wrong. He stole resources from people. He stole resources from charities and foundations that affect people in need. Though, he is now out on bail, living in his fancy apartment in New York City. What should a peace activist, who believes in non-violence, wish for Bernie Madoff? Perhaps, a fair […]

A Presidential Forum: 9/25/08 on Vimeo

[vodpod id=ExternalVideo.701020&w=425&h=350&fv=clip_id%3D1825064%26server%3Dvimeo.com%26autoplay%3D0%26fullscreen%3D1%26md5%3D0%26show_portrait%3D0%26show_title%3D0%26show_byline%3D0%26context%3D%26context_id%3D%26force_embed%3D0%26multimoog%3D%26color%3D00ADEF] more about “A Presidential Forum: 9/25/08 on Vimeo“, posted with vodpod Electors and representatives from four presidential candidates engage in a debate/forum. Issues include: the bailout; nuclear energy; Iraq War; Afghanistan War; healthcare. Hosted by LIPC Huntington Chapter at the Huntington Library on September 25th 2008 (the day before the big Presidential Debate […]

Progressive Values in an Election Season

Third party politics and ballot access explained. Ideas and thoughts relevant to the 2016 Presidential Election (ie: Jill Stein v. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump v. Gary Johnson.) From the 2007 archives: Why progressives should support third party energy. Progressive Values in an Election Season by Kimberly Wilder If you are a progressive, you probably […]

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