Green Party opposes massive ‘Via Verde’ gas pipeline through Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico’s colonial status must be replaced with self-determination and independence, says Green Party The Green Party has joined Puerto Ricans protesting a proposal by Gov. Luis Fortuño to construct a huge natural gas pipeline that would endanger Puerto Rico’s communities and ecosystems.  Green Party leaders said that the problem of Puerto Rico’s high electric […]

Checking on McKinney/Clemente election returns

For people who like to watch all the numbers come in, Green Party Watch found another, good link for third party presidential results: AOL here. Guess that is mildly better that FOX News, who Ballot Access News found who was also giving out third party presidential results. The AOL site put Cynthia McKinney’s national total […]

Bar Hop for Politics: Two Great Election Night Events in NYC

Event one: GP VP Rosa Clemente at SBR Bar starting at 8pm (see the read more) (A Greenish event, with all invited) Live streaming of this event will be: here. Event two: BOOG CITY with music and poetry at Sidewalk Cafe starting at 7:30pm. Details of Boog City event are: here (A very non-partisan kind […]

Two Rosa Clemente stories on Final Call

Story one is all about Green Party Presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney and Green Party Vice Presidential candidate Rosa Clemente and their historic run. Has great quotes from Rosa Clemente. Two women top Green Party presidential ticket By Ashahed M. Muhammad Assistant Editor Updated Aug 6, 2008 Story two is more non-partisan. It is about the […]

Rosa Clemente: Makes the Huffington Post, and NYC club in same day!

The Huffington Post is a big staple for progressives. Not always so kind and open to greens. So, we appreciate when they give us a shout out. And, this was a good one. Excerpt from story today by Tamika Thompson over at the Huffington Post. Full story here. Clemente said that it is now her […]

One more thing: Rosa on Comedy Central’s political blog

Oh, and one more cool piece of Rosa news for the day. Rosa Clemente made Comedy Central’s political blog “Indecision 2008.” Her answers were punchy, but entertaining. My favorite: INDY: No, seriously. Do you actually think a Green Party candidate can win the presidency. RC: AS LONG AS IT’S A DARK GREEN FYI: I posted […]

Cynthia and Rosa make news: Feministe and AngryBrownButch

An article about Cynthia McKinney and Rosa Clemente, and the uniqueness of their all woman-of-color Presidential ticket appears in AngryBrownButch, cross-posted at Feministe. AngryBrownButch blog presents “politics, media, culture and life from a queer boricua in brooklyn”. The article is very detailed and interesting. Excerpts below. Click here for the full story. Now, I understand […]

Michigan Green Party Nominates Jailed Reverend Activist

July 31, 2008 Michigan Greens Nominate Rev. Pinkney at State Convention ========================================================= Benton Harbor Activist, Jailed for Quoting Bible at Judge, Among 10 Congressional Candidates Picked in Marshall July 26-27 Mentioned in Presidential Candidate McKinney’s Acceptance Speech at National Green Convention July 12 in Chicago First Office for McKinney-Clemente Campaign to Be in Detroit The […]

Daily Greens Video: GP VP Rosa Clemente vote and acceptance speech

[googlevideo=] Green Party Nomination Vice Presidential Acceptance Speech Rosa A. Clemente July 12, 2008 – Chicago, IL Good Afternoon – Buena Tardas. It is with much honor y mucho orgullo that I am here today. This is a historical moment in the American Electoral Political System.

Green Party VP Rosa Clemente Shout-Out

[youtube=] Hip-Hop activist Rosa Clemente was chosen as the Green Party Vice Presidential candidate to share the ticket with Green Party Presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney in Chicago on July 12, 2008. This is post is getting a lot of views. And, I realized, that I should say it is an excerpt, even of the shout-out. […]

More updates and photos

We hope to have video up sometime today. It will be short clips we can do on our laptop. We had software problems using the laptop for upload. Though, stuff will be coming soon. There is a great feeling that Cynthia McKinney will be the next candidate. And, since Cynthia McKinney’s running mate for VP […]

Cynthia McKinney chooses a VP Running Mate: Rosa Clemente

KW: The news is out! Cynthia McKinney, a nominee for the Green Party presidential nomination (convention this weekend in Chicago) has chosen a running mate: Hip-Hop Activist Rosa Clemente. This news has been confirmed by several blogs: excerpt from VIBE Green Party To Tap Hip-Hop Activist For VP Posted 07/09/2008 at 1:39 PM Signaling it […]

The National Hip Hop Political Convention: July/Aug 2008

From the web-site “Thug Life Army” some notes on artists and presenters at this event: Confirmed Guests and Speakers for the 2008 National Hip Hop Political Convention include: Byron Hurt, Asheru, Davey D, Rev. Lenox Yearwood, Boots Riley, Rosa Clemente, Camp Lo, Haiku D’Tat, Jeff Chang, Gamblers Crew, Knucklehead Zoo, Popmaster Fabel, Rebel Diaz, The […]

Media Reform Conference 1/12- 1/14/07

In four weeks, thousands of media reformers will come together in Memphis for the 2007 National Conference for Media Reform. If you haven’t made your plans yet, now is the time. The National Conference for Media Reform Memphis, Tennessee January 12-14, 2007 Register Now for the National Conference for Media Reform: Jan. 12-14