Farmingville the Movie and Campaign Update 10/10/07

Related post: 4/18/08 Forum on School Law and Education Rights for immigrant students and others… On Wednesday, October 10, 2007 at 7pm, the Babylon Green Party will show the movie Farmingville and host an update of Green campaigns from local to national. (Note: This meeting had been moved to 2nd Wednesday for October 07 only) […]

Suffolk County Legislator Kate Browning is a citizen

It appears that Legislator Kate Browning was correct, the accusations against her were merely Republican dirty tricks. A Newsday reporter states that Newsday has received a copy of Kate Browning’s naturalization papers. I wonder if the whole questioning of her status, was simply a way to get the word out that Kate Browning (Working Families […]

Wednesday, 8/29/2007: Ahmad Ali Mitchel-El on WBAI

Tomorrow, at the 6 o’clock am hour on WBAI 99.5 FM in New York City, Jim Krivo will interview Suffolk County Executive candidate Ahmad Ali Mitchel-El. The show is called “Wake Up Call” and is on from 6am to 9am. Mitchel-El is running for County Executive on the Green Party line. The discussion will include […]

Two blows to Steve Levy’s anti-immigrant strategy

Unfortunately, Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy, a very conservative Democrat, has ruled the roost in Suffolk County, partly by feeding into anti-immigrant sentiment that exists out here in the burbs. Note, that Suffolk County is home of Farmingville, the place, and “Farmingville” the documentary which explores anti-immigrant sentiment towards day laborers. Between that current and […]

Green Party Show: Immigration Update video

[googlevideo=] The Babylon Green Party Gathering hosted a discussion of Immigration on LI with Dr. Luis Valenzuela. He is the Executive Director of the Long Island Immigrant Alliance (LIIA), and an adjunct professor of social work at the Adelphi University School of Social Work. Related posts: Immigration on LI 8/1/07 7p Babylon Failed US Senate […]

Ahmad Ali Mitchel-El for Suffolk County Executive

Pictured above: Attendees at a Babylon Green program, including Ahmad Ali Mitchel-El, second from right.  Ahmad Ali Mitchel-El nominated by the Green Party On August 21, 2007, the Green Party filed signatures at the Suffolk Board of Elections to place its candidate, Ahmad Ali Mitchel-El on the ballot for County Executive. Election day is Tuesday, […]

Ahmad Mitchel-El busca ser candidato de Suffolk

from Noticia Hispanoamericana Destaca importancia de inmigrantes durante primer discurso documentos para trabajar en este país, dijo: “Físicamente, están aquí y no podemos sobrevivir sin ellos y tenemos que hacerlos partes de todo el sueño americano”. Según una nota de prensa, llegada a nuestras oficinas, por parte del Green Party, Mitchel-El se perfila como un […]

Is Levy Getting His Comeuppance? Part 7: Levy as Chicken Little

from We last reported that the “NO Deal Deal” had been struck and that Suffolk County Executive would get his $300 million sales tax in exchange for a hands-off policy in regards to any state-funded hiring hall. Assembly big shot Sheldon Silver promised that the required vote would take place in September when members […]

Illegally Deported U.S. Citizen Pedro Guzman Found After Nearly Three Months in Mexico

Pedro Guzman, the U.S. citizen illegally deported from a Los Angeles County jail on May 11, was reunited with his family today at a Lancaster courthouse after nearly three months lost in Mexico. It ends a harrowing three-month search by the family while the ACLU of Southern California and the law firm of Van Der […]

Suffolk County Executive candidate at Babylon Green gathering on Immigration

The August gathering of the Babylon Green Party packed the Pisces Cafe. The speaker for the night was Dr. Luis Valenzuela (second from left) who gave a historical perspective on the current Immigration discussion and provided an analysis of the solutions offered. The Green Party’s Suffolk County Executive Candidate Ahmad Ali Mitchel-El (second from right) […]

Daily Greens: Press Conference with presidential candidates

New video: Daily Greens: Green Party Presidential Candidate Press Conference [googlevideo=] This is semi-exclusive footage. The only other videographer at this event was the documentarian. For other video from wilderside media, see links below description of the press conference. Candidates speaking include green candidates and independent candidates who are seeking the Green Party endorsement for […]

Ahmad Ali for Suffolk County Executive 2007

[googlevideo=] Ahmad Ali is collecting signatures to run on the Green Party line for Suffolk County Executive. The incumbent County Executive is running on both the Democratic line and the Republic line. So, Ahmad’s campaign will give voters a much needed choice on the ballot.

Immigration on LI 8/1/07 7p Babylon

The next Babylon Green Party gathering will be Wednesday, August 1, 2007 at 7pm, which will features a discussion of Immigration on LI with Dr. Luis Valenzuela. He is the Executive Director of the Long Island Immigrant Alliance (LIIA), and an adjunct professor of social work at the Adelphi University School of Social Work. Valenzuela’s […]

Failed US Senate Vote on Immigration Reform

Statement by Long Island Immigrant Alliance Executive Director Luis Valenzuela on the Failed US Senate Vote on Immigration Reform The Long Island Immigrant Alliance is deeply saddened by the failure of the US Senate to pass meaningful immigration reform that is so desperately needed. Long Islanders demand comprehensive immigration reform that helps hard working immigrants […]