Peace Couple: Will your Rep Join @BruceBraley on #AfghanistanTuesday ?

This is what it looks like when a member of Congress states his position on getting out of Afghanistan: Bruce Braley represents Iowas 1st congressional district and this is a tweet he sent August 26 in response to our query, “Where do you stand on bringing #troops #home from #Afghanistan?” There is now a movement […]

Green Party of Suffolk Celebrates at its Annual Meeting

The Green Party of Suffolk invites all enrolled Green Party members to come to their annual membership meeting to celebrate regaining their ballot line.  The meeting will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2011.  It will start at 12pm at the Stony Brook Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at 380 Nicolls Road,  E. Setauket.  (Directions)   For […]

Cynthia McKinney: Bike4Peace Update: Days 24 -29

The song that keeps going around in my head for this week is by Gil Scott Heron and it goes like this: “ This ain’t really life, ain’t really life, ain’t really . . . nothin’ but a movie.”  Because we went from extraordinary to surreal in just a matter of hours. Gil Scott Heron […]

“Army Arcade” demo: 7 arrested, including Elaine Brower

Check back at wilderside for more updates and action. Someone posted photos of the event on Flickr and NY’s own Mac Bica and Walter G were there and pictured! ( Just found the press release posted as well at Common Dreams. Also, for more information, the group focusing on this work is here: ) […]

Message of Cynthia McKinney for President reaches the elementary set

Election at Edison By Bill Ford GateHouse News Service Macomb, Ill. – Kevin Waterstreet carried a white sheet of paper containing his presidential vote from his polling booth and handed it to election judge Nicole Wilson… Waterstreet was one of 331 students participating in the school’s mock election, Thursday… Obama tallied 222 votes while Republican […]

Open the Debates Action: Let Cynthia & Rosa debate!

Help get Cynthia McKinney & Rosa Clemente in the news and in the debates! On Tuesday, Oct. 7, the second presidential debate is planned for Belmont University’s Curb Event Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The third presidential debate is on Oct. 15 at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. The debate sponsors intend to exclude the […]

Army Recruiters: Threatening young people with jail Local news reporters uncovered a situation in Houston. From reports in the peace community, it is pretty certain that similar things happen throughout the country. The Army has a Delayed Entry Program where young people can sign up, but if they change their mind, they are allowed to stop at anytime. (Probably the choice […]

GP-US hopefuls salute Global Greens meeting in Brazil

2008 Green national candidates salute, congratulate Green Parties worldwide on the Second Global Greens Congress, São Paulo, Brazil, May 1-4, 2008 The four candidates seeking the Green Party’s presidential nomination and one candidate for the vice presidential nomination issued a joint statement of salutation, congratulation, and support for Greens from all over the world gathering […]

Cynthia McKinney: Kwanzaa 2007 message

Cynthia McKinney Chicago Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration December 16, 2007 I want to thank Chicagoans for the continuous outpouring of love and understanding that I’ve been shown throughout my political career. In 1991, when George Herbert Walker Bush decided to rain bombs down on Baghdad, I came under severe attack because, from the well of the Georgia […]

Susan June Blake

Updates: Info about upcoming memorial events. Our dear friend Susan Blake passed away at 8pm on Tuesday, October 2, 2007. She was staying upstate at a friend’s house. When I called Monday, I spoke to Susan’s sister, Nancy Blake, who was there having dinner with her. We will keep everyone updated on information about a […]

Please come watch some fun videos…

[youtube=] From Kimberly: I am very happy to think of new ways to share my obsession with youtube with the world (and my closest friends.) I have spent hours flipping through youtube, searching for good stuff, typing in “Green Party” and “sort by date” almost every day to see what is new and exciting. So, […]

YES Magazine: Stand Up to Corporate Power

YES! and the Strategic Corporate Initiative (SCI) teamed up to produce the Fall 2007 issue. SCI’s director Michael Marx co-authored the lead article, and we invited him to introduce Stand Up to Corporate Power. Stand Up to Corporate Power Dear Reader, Stand Up to Corporate Power, the Fall 2007 edition of YES! Magazine, asks perhaps […]

The Nation disses War Resisters

from Third Estate Sunday Review Is it necessary for IVAW to go on the record supporting war resisters when they already publicly do? Yes, it is. And that’s not due to any inaction on the part of IVAW. It is due to the inaction on many in small media with The Nation, as usual these […]

Carl Romanelli: Why should we only have 2 parties?

From the Nader/Romanelli Press Conference on Ballot Access at the Green Party of the United States Annual Meeting in Reading, PA: “The media continues to define all politics from the paradigm of 2. We are a nation of 300 million people. You’re telling me you can’t count to 3?”