Green Party of the US

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Thursday, October 19, 2017
Green Party Statement On The Impasse Between Catalonia And Spain
The Green Party's International Committee , on behalf of the party, has issued a statement on the crisis in Catalonia. The text of the statement is appended below. The Green Party condemns Spain's brutal suppression of Catalans who tried to vote in the referendum for independence on Oct. 1 and...
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Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Green Party supports sanctuary cities, demands a halt to ICE raids
Green Party leaders and candidates said today that Greens are firmly on the side of sanctuary cities that are defying President Trump's immigration crackdown. The Green Party has called for a halt to raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) targeting undocumented immigrants. "We need more...
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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Cassandra Lems Speaks on New York Health Act and Taxation Reform
At the League of Women Voters debate* held on Sunday at Hofstra University, Cassandra Lems , Green Party Candidate for Nassau County Executive, announced her support of the New York Health Act. This single payer health insurance bill, if enacted, would bring affordable and expanded health coverage...
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Thursday, September 14, 2017
Green Party To Congress: Pass The Sanders Bill and HR 676, Enact Single-Payer Now
The Green Party is calling for swift passage of Single-Payer national health care, which now has Sen. Bernie Sanders' legislation in the U.S. Senate (Medicare for All Act of 2017) along with House bill 676 to make conversion to a universal health care system possible. The Green Party of the United...
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Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Green Party To "Draft Bernie" Organizers Hoping To Launch A New Party: Go Green
Green Party leaders are challenging organizers and voters convening in Washington, D.C., to discuss founding a new progressive party centered around Bernie Sanders to recognize that such a party already exists and to "Go Green." The "People's Convergence" is meeting from September 8 through 10 at...
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Thursday, August 17, 2017
Kaper-Dale Campaign Protests NJ Water Crisis
On Wednesday, August 16th, the Kaper-Dale for Governor campaign announced that Milltown and Newark, two New Jersey cities, have equal to or higher water lead toxicity levels than Flint, Michigan. The event where this announcement was made was held at the NJ Department of Environmental Protection in...
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Monday, August 14, 2017
Green Party Urges Prosecution of White Supremacist Groups For Domestic Terrorism In The Wake of Racist Violence In Charlottesville
The Green Party of the United States is calling for vigorous prosecution of white supremacist groups responsible for the violence, injuries, and deaths that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday, August 12. Greens said that the violence inflicted on anti-racist counter-protesters,...
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Friday, August 12, 2016
Jill Stein and the Green Party Add More Ballot Lines This Week
Jill Stein and the Green Party filed their petitions for ballot access in 3 more states this week: Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Utah. The campaign is confirmed on the ballot in 28 states, and awaits state government confirmation in 7 others where we have filed in the last month. 12 more states...
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Friday, August 05, 2016
Julian Assange to speak via live feed Aug. 6 at Green Convention in Houston
Julian Assange will speak to Green Party delegates and other members via live video feed on Saturday, August 6 , before the party nominates its 2016 national candidates during the Green Party's Presidential Nominating Convention ( http://www.gp.org/pnc-2016 ). Mr. Assange, founder and editor-in-...
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Monday, October 01, 2012
US Green Party Signs International Green Statement Against 'Secret' Trans-Pacific Partnership Pact
The Green Party of the United States has joined Green Parties of Australia, Canada, and New Zealand in a "Joint Statement on Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement" that strongly criticizes the proposed international trade pact. The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), which has been called "NAFTA on steroids," would override democratically enacted laws that have been passed at national and local levels to protect the environment, public health, labor rights, and Internet freedom.
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