Green Party of the US

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Monday, April 06, 2020
Greens Call For Solidarity With Labor Amid COVID-19 Crisis
Green Party leaders called today for people’s movements and organizations to stand in solidarity with workers facing health concerns, loss of wages and insufficient healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic. “This must be a top priority for all who are dedicated to human rights, racial and economic...
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Monday, March 16, 2020
Greens on Proposed Coronavirus Legislation: Far Too Little, But It’s Not Too Late
Green Party leaders have expressed alarm upon learning the U.S. House legislation passed on March 13 addressing the COVID-19 pandemic fails to guarantee paid sick leave for roughly 80% of workers. Citing the government’s ineffectual response in the early days of the outbreak, the Green Party is...
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Friday, January 03, 2020
Greens Condemn Airstrike Against Iran, Call to Pull Back from Brink of War
Green Party leaders strongly condemned Thursday’s airstrike in Iraq near the Baghdad airport. Greens also called for Congress to repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) and restrict the President’s ability to direct more attacks. “The Green Party fundamentally opposes preemptive...
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Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Green Party Supports Chicago Teachers Strike
The Green Party stands with the Chicago Teachers Union in their strike demands, including lowering class size and hiring more support staff such as nurses, librarians, social workers, special education case managers and bilingual teachers. We support their demands for affordable housing for new...
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Wednesday, August 28, 2019
The Green Party Denounces Business Deals and Trade Policies Through Which Multinational Corporations Profit From the Destruction of the Brazilian Rainforest
Private concerns are gutting the Amazon rainforest , contributing to fires, the loss of plant and animal species, and global warming through the release of carbon as trees are cleared. More than 74,000 fires have burned approximately 7,200 square miles this year in the Brazilian portion of the...
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Thursday, May 16, 2019
Green Party of the United States Statement—Venezuelan Embassy
The Green Party strongly protests the arrests today of individuals inside the Venezuelan Embassy. Members of the organization Embassy Protection Collective had been staying inside the embassy since April 10, 2019, with permission of the embassy. Their objective was to help prevent a U.S...
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Green Party's Working Group on Reparations Supports Probe Into MLK assassination
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a group of over 60 prominent American citizens called for a full investigation into Reverend King’s assassination. "The Green Party of the United States Working Group on Reparations stands in solidarity with members of the King Family and advisors’ call for action to...
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Monday, January 21, 2019
Green Party Stands In Solidarity With Los Angeles Teachers Union
The Green Party of the United States stands in solidarity with the Los Angeles Teachers Union in their strike demands , including lowering class size and retaining/hiring essential support staff such as nurses, counselors, and librarians. We oppose education policies seeking to privatize public...
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Thursday, December 13, 2018
Green Party Urges Congress and States to Enact a Green New Deal on Climate, Economic Justice
The Green Party of the United States is urging Congress and state legislatures to adopt a Green New Deal (GND) to respond to the climate emergency while committing to a full employment, sustainable economy. Howie Hawkins ' Green Party campaign for Governor in New York in 2010 was the first time a...
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Thursday, November 29, 2018
Green Party Outraged By Attacks On Migrants
The Green Party of the United States expresses its outrage over the recent tear gas and rubber bullet attack on immigrants seeking legal asylum, as authorized by U.S. law, causing severe injury to asylees and creating mayhem in what should be an orderly process of intake and application. Further,...
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