Green Party CA Presidential Forum 5/12/12 with LWV & KALW’s Rose Aguilar

Presidential candidates Roseanne Barr, Kent Mesplay and Jill Stein will face-off the evening of May 12 as Green Party members all across California are getting ready to go to the polls and vote.

What happened in Oakland on Saturday: Good information on the Occupy Oakland situation

Many people are questioning what happened with Occupy Oakland on Saturday, January 28th. Below is some information, including a fairly objective article from The Christian Science Monitor, and a link to the bail fund for folks who want to help the occupy activists who were arrested. (excerpt from) The Christian Science Monitor Weekend violence in […]

BART protest in progress in San Francisco: Can you hear me now?

Update: Info on how BART and the San Francisco community are dealing with the cell-phone and Free Speech issue can be found at an 8/17/2011 article at The Oakland Tribune/Inside Bay Area: here. ____________ Stay up to date about BART / San Francisco subway protest at The San Francisco Examiner Twitter: here. Update from SFE […]

CA Green Party Demands Immediate Closure of Nuclear Plants

Green Party of California makes major announcement Tuesday urging immediate closure of nuclear power plants at Diablo Canyon, San Onofre to ‘promote safety’ for humans, state Greens launch campaign to close down CA's two nuclear power plants tomorrow at 1030am at PG&E HQ, 1 Market St, SF. #DiabloCanyon #SanOnofre — Green Party of Calif (@GPCA) […]

Arlington Green Party urges ban on plastic bags, styrofoam

The Arlington Green Party calls on Arlington County Board to adopt ordinances banning plastic bags in supermarkets and chain drugs stores and eliminate Styrofoam from food service outlets. The need has never been greater, since the EPA has called for a massive reduction in the waste that flows into the Chesapeake Bay watershed, much of […]

Mon, May 10th: Richard Winger debate about “Top-Two” in California

Richard Winger, the nation’s leading ballot access expert, will debate Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado, author of California’s Proposition 14, the “top-two” ballot measure, on Monday, May 10, at [12 noon EST] 9am Pacific Time on radio station KQED 88.5 FM

SF GP Supervisor Mirkarimi Pushes for Greater Local Control

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Sk253OC3Zs] San Francisco Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi [Green Party], who champions many city-based green initiatives, most notably the ban on plastic bags in San Francisco, spoke at City Hall on May 27 where Greenpeace presented a new report that showed the green-leaning state of California is still a leading emitter of global warming pollution. After the […]

California Greens win statewide elections…

State Green Party wins mayor spot, may put 2 on SF Board of Supervisors, and amass at least 5 wins statewide after Tuesday’s election News Advisory THE GREEN PARTY OF CALIFORNIA www.cagreens.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, November 5, 2008 Contact: Cres Vellucci,press secretary cvellucci at cagreens dot org SACRAMENTO. The Green Party will assume the […]

Cindy Sheehan for Congress (against Nancy Pelosi): Doing good…

Updates: It is Nov 5th, 2008. I heard that Nancy Pelosi won, but Cindy Sheehan got 17% plus of the vote. Pretty good showing! Also, wilderside commentary on what next for Cindy Sheehan is: here. Two articles: 1. Radio show call-in to Nancy Pelosi and 2. Celebrity endorsements

California dreaming…a great candidate, a cool poem

Ahimsa Sumchai is running for Mayor of San Francisco. She is endorsed by the Peace and Freedom Party, and recommended by the Green Party. San Francisco Poet Laureate Jack Hirschman wrote a poem for Dr. Ahimsa. Full poem is found on her campaign web-site: www.ahimsa4mayor.com An excerpt… from MAYOR AHIMSA       a poem by Jack Hirschman […]