DN!: Prisoner Advocate Elaine Brown on Georgia Prison Strike: “Repression Breeds Resistance”

At least four prisons in Georgia remain in lockdown five days after prisoners went on strike in protest of poor living and working conditions. Using cell phones purchased from guards, the prisoners coordinated the nonviolent protests to stage the largest prison strike in U.S. history. There are reports of widespread violence and brutality by the […]

Green Party Presidential contest – delegate vote count

There is a running tally at the national party web-site, www.gp.org The Green Party of the United States will choose its presidential candidate at its Presidential Convention on Saturday, July 12th, in Chicago, Illinois. 419 votes are needed to win the nomination 2008 Green Party Presidential Nomination Delegate Count current tally as of June 13th, […]

Where to find CA Green Party Primary returns

The California Secretary of State posts updated results the state elections web-site: http://vote.sos.ca.gov/Returns/pres/grn/all.htm President Green 84.5% ( 19550 of 23109 ) precincts reporting as of Feb 6, 2008, at 3:29 a.m. Statewide Results Candidate Votes Percent Kent Mesplay (Grn) 514 2.1 % Jared Ball (Grn) 393 1.6 % Jesse Johnson (Grn) 452 1.8 % Kat […]

Green Party Presidential Primaries and Caucuses

If you are looking for Green Party Super Tuesday Primary result try here: Green Party Primary Coverage: anecdotes and analysis Unofficial Green Party Primary returns Where to find CA Green Party Primary returns Green Party Primary: In the news The final decision about who receives the Green Party U.S. Presidential nomination will be made at the Green Party’s Annual […]

A Little Culture? Elaine Brown performs in CA

An announcement from the Elaine Brown web-site: FRIDAY, January 18, 2008 “Elaine Brown to Sing in One-Night Performance in Los Angeles!” Elaine Brown  is a singer, songwriter, author &  activist, who also headed the Black Panther party in the 1970’s.  During that time, she recorded two albums of her songs arranged by Horace Tapscott and […]

Green Party: Elaine Brown withdraws from GP Prez race

From Kimberly: It is so difficult to discuss race. It is so difficult to acknowledge that one has white privilege, and some internalized stereotypes about race. I am posting the article below, because I think it addresses concerns about race and fairness in the Green Party in a kind of balanced way. I am finally […]

Weather forecast for New Hampshire primary

The high for today – January 8, 2008 – in New Hampshire will be 62 degrees. The forecast is: In the primary, write-in a Green Party candidate! – On a day like today, how can you not be thinking, “Global warming…eek!”? I am in Long Island, New York, and it is 65 degrees. The Green […]

N Cal Green Prez Debate 1/13/08

Great Upcoming SF Bay Area Event! “The Northern California Green Presidential Debate of 2008” Not To Be Missed!!! Come See and Hear… * Ralph Nader * * Cynthia McKinney * * Elaine Brown * * Jared Ball * * Kent Mesplay * …Debate the Issues of the Day! [All of the above Speakers’ names will […]

Nader, McKinney & Brown on CA Green Party Primary

from Ballot Access News: California Green Party Presidential Primary On September 8-9, the California Green Party held a general assembly in Riverside, California, to decide which candidates to list on its presidential primary. Seven names were submitted to the California Secretary of State: Jared Ball, 35, of Washington, DC; Elaine Brown, 64, of Atlanta, Georgia; […]