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  Wisconsin Green Party - History
Greens are being elected to school boards, city councils and county boards in increasing numbers.
The WI Green Party remains a critical voice in grassroots struggles against sulfide mining, defending indigenous sovereignty, supporting family farms and sustainable agriculture, ensuring fair accessible housing, challenging "workfare" and welfare cutbacks, among other issues.
The Wisconsin Green Party is affiliated with the Green Party of the United States.
www.wisconsingreenparty.org /history.shtml   (795 words)

  
 Green Party Rising
The original American Greens came largely from the social justice and environmental activist communities and their values (combined with a desire to reduce the power of corporations, a belief in grassroots democracy, and a global perspective) form the essence of today’s Green Party.
In Germany, the Greens hold seven percent of the seats in the lower house of their legislature, the Bundestag, and are part of a coalition government with the dominant Social Democratic party.
German Greens, who have their roots in the peace movement, generally oppose sending German troops to fight foreign wars and were divided on the question of leaving the coalition on principle or pragmatically going along with Schroeder.
www.mainegreens.org /electoral/candidates/Farsaci02/PP_120601.htm   (5216 words)

  
 Green Party of Humboldt County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Greens strongly favor local legislation regulating genetically engineered organisms to address important gaps in federal and state policy, and mitigate potentially serious threats to public health, the environment and economy, while affirming the rights of local government to oversee policies related to public health, safety and welfare.
The Green Party of Humboldt County will be accepting donations for Hurricane Katrina victims at Distrust Your Government Day, which features speakers and teach-ins on subjects such as draft and military recruitment resistance, sustainable living and support for independent media free of corporate control, as featured by the Eureka Reporter.
Green Party support for Arcata defluoridization, patient protection and police review initiatives is featured, along with a declaration of independence from the Democratic and Republican parties, in the Times Standard.
www.greenhumboldt.org   (1194 words)

  
 GPCA
Greens and other fair-minded Californians are outraged that Governor Schwarzenegger "terminated" a bill to recognize same-sex marriage.
The Green Party of California decried the continuing attacks on working people by the governor today after union leaders were arrested in a state building here this week as they attempted to distribute newsletters to employees at the state Department of Transportation.
The Green Party of California Friday said the decision late Thursday by a Superior Court judge here to toss a key proposition — the legislative redistricting plan — from the November Special Election was probably a good thing because of the abuse of power exhibited by the governor and his business cronies.
www.cagreens.org   (739 words)

  
 Green Party of Arkansas, home page
Party activists are pleased to find the public much more receptive to Green party-building efforts after the grueling ordeal of petitioning to put Green Party of the United States Presidential candidate, David Cobb, on the ballot in 2002.
Former Chair of the Black Panther Party, and author of "A Taste of Power: A Black Woman's Story" announced at a speaking event last night hosted by the Green Institute that she was going to affiliate with the Green Party.
Green Party of Arkansas State Coordinator Mark Swaney gave an interview to local television media in front of the Federal Building, clarifying the purpose of organizing the rally and Green views of the issues.
www.arkgreens.org   (1459 words)

  
 Vermont Green Party News Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Greens respond that the world is not better off with a lone superpower that declares for itself the right to invade other nations, to break treaties, and to violate international laws, the U.N. charter, and the Nuremberg precepts against war in the absence of an immediate threat.
Greens compare the current administration's disregard for American democracy and the rule of law to the McCarthy inquisition and to revelations of White House abuses of power related to the Watergate scandal, and foresee permanent damage to human rights and freedoms unless the Bush Administration's assaults are resisted.
Green Parties are now active in all 50 states, and with the addition of the Vermont, the GPUS has 43 accredited state members of its national coordinating committee.
www.vermontgreens.org /news.html   (12871 words)

  
 Letter of Resignation to Green Party from New York National Platform Committee Representative -- A BuzzFlash Reader ...
Green Party talk of proportional representation has been slowly receding, while power politics and cults of personality have been on the rise.
Greens like to talk about consensus, but they have cut themselves off from the much larger group of people who share their values who remain Democrats.
The Democratic Party is not yet quite up for grabs, as the destruction of Dean showed, but its leadership is under serious challenge from within, from the grassroots, for the first time in a generation.
www.buzzflash.com /contributors/04/03/con04102.html   (1495 words)

  
 20 July 2000 Press release about Green Platform   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Organizers of the Association of State Green Parties (ASGP), which organized the Green Party National Nominating Convention in Denver, Colorado on June 24 and 25, have posted the platform adopted at the convention at http://www.gp.org.
This is the platform for which the state Green Parties voted at the convention, and is the sole platform on which Ralph Nader and Winona LaDuke are running for President and Vice President, respectively.
Greens have protested all such policies, and the Green platform demands national health insurance, livable wage and collective bargaining guarantees, increased environmental and human rights protections, massive cuts in defense spending, and the end of free trade cabals.
www.rev.net /~aloe/green/gpplatform.html   (346 words)

  
 Green Party of Minnesota
In the Green Party of the United States (www.gp.org), each member state, territory, or colony (of which there are currently 44) has a delegation based on the number of congressional districts it has.
The Coordinating Committee shall be the final decision-making body of the Green Party of the United States and shall be responsible for approving a deliberative platform process of discussion, debate, and decision-making at the local and state levels leading to a national platform vote by the delegates at the presidential nominating convention.
The presidential nominating convention of the Green Party is the delegated decision-making body responsible for nominating the national Green Party's presidential and vice presidential candidates and approving the Green Party's national platform.
www.mngreens.org /GPUS   (807 words)

  
 Green Party of Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Green Party has organized for the first time in Collin County and announced its support of a campaign to elect a slate of general election candidates.
Coordinators for the party, whose 2000 presidential candidate was consumer advocate Ralph Nader, cited a failure by Democrats and Republicans to address relevant issues.
Nathalie Paravicini of Houston, the Green Party candidate for lieutenant governor, is also the secretary of the party's national organization.
www.txgreens.org /news/greenorganizeincollin.htm   (517 words)

  
 List of Green party issues - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Green Party of England and Wales (England and Wales)
Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand (New Zealand)
Persons that were or are important in and for Green parties around the world.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Green_party_issues   (356 words)

  
 FrontPage magazine.com :: The Green Menace by Christopher Archangelli
Fallen from the vine of the Green Party in Germany, planted in the dark socialist earth of the American Left, and watered with rampant anti-Americanism, the Green Committees of Correspondence took root in 1990 and adopted their first national Platform.
By 1996 the Green Party was formed and the twelve years of growth had created a succulent fruit for the far-left movement: the watermelon.
Green on the outside and red on the inside, the watermelon became the perfect metaphor for the Green Party with its deeply Marxist philosophy hidden underneath a thin environmentalist façade.
www.frontpagemag.com /Articles/ReadArticle.asp?ID=7165   (1538 words)

  
 The Greens/Green Party USA
       First organized as the Green Committees of Correspondence, The Greens/ Green Party USA is the oldest, continuously active Green organization in America.
A Green Party USA Perspective on the Coca-Cola Boycott
The Congress will be preceded by a workshop on Green Economics beginning at 9 AM on Friday, August 5, 2005, at Washington University, Room 200F.
www.greenparty.org   (337 words)

  
 Green Party of Canada - Someday is Now!
Green Party members and supporters mourn the loss of a dear friend and devoted colleague.
Green Divide: Old-time parties shouldn't ignore 'smart' alternative winnipegfreepress.com - The political face of the Green movement is maturing...
Green Party gets organized for possible election Leduc Representative - The Alberta Greens had an annual general meeting at the Strathcona Community League in Edmonton...
www.green.ca   (371 words)

  
 Green Party Documents
The National Committee shall be the final decision-making body of the Green Party of the United States and shall be responsible for approving a deliberative platform process of discussion, debate, and decision-making at the local and state levels leading to a national platform vote by the delegates at the presidential nominating convention.
The Steering Committee (SC) of the Green Party of the United States shall be composed of nine members: seven co-chairs, a Secretary, and a Treasurer.
The Green Party recognizes that winner-take-all/first-past-the-post electoral practices serve to maintain an outdated power structure and prevent members of minority groups from having an adequate impact on policy decisions or serving in leadership position.
www.gp.org /documents/bylaws.shtml   (2346 words)

  
 Wisconsin Green Party - Constitution   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
We, the active Members of the Wisconsin Greens, Inc., (hereinafter “Wisconsin Greens”) united for the protection of the Earth and all of her inhabitants, have come together to form a new political party based upon the principles and values of the world-wide Green movement.
All members of the organization are entitled to participate in all of the activities of the organization and to attend any meeting of the organization or its committees and councils.
The Constitution of the Wisconsin Greens, Inc. is subordinate to the Constitutions and laws of the United States of America and the State of Wisconsin.
www.wisconsingreenparty.org /constitution.shtml   (2280 words)

  
 GREEN PARTY
was organized in the summer of 2000 as citizens dedicated to the promotion of environmental and social issues critical to the well-being and future of the people and the world we live in.
Green Parties exist in over eighty countries, and approximately two hundred members of European parliaments are Greens.
In the United States, Greens hold elected office in twelve states, and many more Green party members hold appointed office and serve on city and county advisory boards and in community organizations.
www.kitsapgreenparty.org   (188 words)

  
 Green Party of Colorado - State Meeting Minutes
Them member state Green party shall be responsible for maintaining a current record and validation of active local affiliates, to be provided to the GPUS on request for credentialling purposes.
Greens may support holding elected officials to be more accountable for their actions, and vote counting systems to be more verifiable.
The Boulder Green Alliance was transformed into the Boulder Green Party, although the BGA still exists.
www.greens.org /colorado/minutes92201.html   (3998 words)

  
 Green Party
Michigan Greens unanimously passed resolutions supporting unionized workers picketing Borders in Ann Arbor for closer-to-living wages, and honoring the one-year anniversary of the nurses' strike at Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey, at the party's fall state membership meeting Saturday.
The Green Party of Michigan supports the efforts of the nursing staff of Northern Michigan Hospital as they reach the one-year mark in their strike to win improved wages, working hours and conditions, and benefits; lower nurse-to-patient ratios; and improved grievance procedures.
The Green Party of Michigan was formed in 1987 to address environmental issues in Michigan politics.
greenparty.blogspot.com   (863 words)

  
 Green Party of California
Gray — who believes the U.S. should pull out of Iraq immediately — said voters in her district are strongly opposed to the war, as evidenced by two candidates who ran against the 12-term incumbent Lantos in the Democratic Primary.
A former teacher, artist, and social activist, she has organized for issues like universal health care, energy deregulation, and public funding of political campaigns.
Gray is also endorsed by Green heavyweights San Francisco Board of Supervisors President Matt Gonzalez, and former Green gubernatorial candidate Peter Camejo, and one Democratic Primary opponent of Lantos.
www.cagreens.org /press/pr040721.htm   (347 words)

  
 Green Party Launches Drive
The $125-a-head floating shindig was a tribute to eminent environmentalist David Brower, who was being honored "for his political courage to break with the Democratic Party and endorse the candidacy of Ralph Nader of the Green Party," according to the invite.
The event kicked off the Green Awareness Campaign, which is being organized by the V.O.T.E. Action Committee, a statewide organization that supports progressive politics.
Hamburg told me that leaving the Democratic Party was one of the easiest decisions he has ever made, and he joked in his speech that there was a sign-up sheet for "a support group for recovering Democrats" at the back of the room.
www.pacificsites.com /~vote/newcrse.html   (723 words)

  
 Green Party Minutes
Formed the Green Party of the United States.
Sharane Palley (CA)read the Accreditation Committee report recommending that the Maryland Green Party be admitted.
Note: Green party financial records are public documents (FEC rules and available through FEC once we file with them and if any Green wants to see who contributors are or any thing else, all they need to do is ask the Treasurer.
www.gp.org /minutes/santabarbara.shtml   (1334 words)

  
 Baltimore Green Party
Following the Baltimore candidates, the keynote speaker was Matt Gonzalez, a Green who is President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and nearly became the mayor of San Francisco in the December 2003 run-off election.
The primaries for the Democratic and Republican parties are scheduled for September 12, 2006, however the Green Party nominations will be determined at a different event, probably at an earlier date.
The Baltimore Green Party and Maryland Green Party are currently finalizing procedures and a timeline for determining the Green Party nominations to appear on the ballot and those procedures will be posted on this website in the near future.
www.baltimoregreens.org   (1321 words)

  
 greenpartyoffice in NYC
Green Party Brooklyn Borough President candidate Gloria Mattera organized a protest against Chuck E Cheese for its showing of Department of Defense videotape to small children.
Join fellow New York City Green Party members for the United for Peace and Justice "March on Washington" to End the War in Iraq.
The Green Party Office in Manhattan has bus tickets available for $35 and will be meeting with other Green Party members in Washington D.C. and join the Green feeder march into the main event.
www.greenpartyoffice.org   (204 words)

  
 Home » Cobb-LaMarche 2004 - Ballot Recount   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Green Party is committed to preserving a permanent public record of the news and resource materials from the historic 2004 Recount efforts in Ohio and in other states across our nation.
David Cobb spoke, and the Tennessee Greens co-sponsored, that important gathering of electoral justice activists, which took place the weekend of April 8-10.
Green Party VP candidate Pat LaMarche tells progressives to run for office, not run away from the electoral system: "There is only one thing left for progressives of all political affiliations to do: Run!
www.votecobb.org   (2692 words)

  
 New Hampshire Green Party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Green Party Administration: 07/15/03 - 19:35:58 by ralphlopez
This could be organized by the 10 Key Values, or by a smaller set of core issue areas, such as "growth management" and "security".
Green Party Administration: 03/11/03 - 14:45:40 by autumn
www.nhgreens.org   (402 words)

  
 Green Party of New Mexico
At the recent Green Gathering, which attracted more than 40 representatives from around the state, Greens elected new officers to the State party.
Both are Greens who have run successful election campaigns and are highly respected in their community.
Incoming Co-Chair, John Otter told of his history with the Green Party, which began in California, and took him as far as a Global Green meeting in Australia.
www.greenpartynm.org   (482 words)

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