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  • Green Party calls for a cutoff of aid to Saudi Arabia, citing carnage inflicted on Yemen with U.S. arms

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Green Party is calling for an immediate cutoff of aid to Saudi Arabia and for intense diplomatic pressure to halt the Saudis' war in Yemen.

    "Saudi Arabia is using weapons purchased from the U.S. in a campaign of indiscriminate killing in Yemen, with mass civilian casualties, including children, and attacks on medical facilities," said Robin Laverne Wilson, New York Green candidate for the U.S. Senate ( http://www.robinforsenator.com ). "The Green Party demands a halt in aid to Saudi Arabia until the war on Yemen ceases and the Saudis stop arming violent movements in the Middle East and observe human rights in their own country."

  • Jill Stein to make Ohio campaign swing

    Cleveland OH: Green Party of the United States Presidential nominee Dr. Jill Stein will be making a trio of Ohio stops for her campaign on Friday Sept 2nd and Sunday Sept. 4th. On Friday she will appear in Columbus at Capital University from 12 Noon until 3PM  https://www.facebook.com/events/563300287205149/

    Following her Columbus stop she will then travel to NE Ohio, appearing in Cuyahoga Falls at the Cuyahoga Falls Natatorium from 6PM until 9PM. She will be joined on stage at this event by US Senate Candidate Joe Demare                                                                 https://www.facebook.com/events/1151643321558708/

  • Joe DeMare for US Senate - Cleveland Rally

    Join Joe Demare, Green Party Candidate for the US Senate as he holds an event in Cleveland this Friday, August 26th!  Members of the Green Party of Ohio will be on hand to sign up volunteers and talk about the Jill Stein Green Party campaign for US President.

    Location:  The Flat Iron Cafe  7-9 PM

                    1114 Center Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44113, Across from the Center Street Bridge

  • Wrap-up of the 2016 Green National Convention

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- At approximately 3:30 p.m. CT on Aug. 6 during the Green Party's 2016 national convention, Greens chose Jill Stein and running mate Ajamu Baraka to be the party's presidential and vice-presidential nominees.

    Dr. Stein was nominated after receiving a majority of votes in the first round of voting. She received 239.5 out of 293 total votes (81.7%) cast by Green delegates from across the U.S.

    The convention took place in Houston, Texas, on the campus of the University of Texas. Dozens of Green candidates from Texas and other states were among the party leaders, delegates, and observers.

  • Updated schedule of events at the Green convention in Houston, Aug. 4-7

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Dr. Cornel West and YahNé Ndgo will be among the keynote speakers at the Green Party's Presidential Nominating Convention, set for Aug. 4 to 7 in Houston, Texas.

    Ms. Ndgo and Dr. West, former supporters of Bernie Sanders, will speak on Saturday, Aug. 6, before the nomination takes place. An updated schedule of convention events is appended below.

    The Green Party is continuing to add new state ballot lines. Arizona, Illinois, and Washington were recently added, giving the Green Party 23 states, now reaching over 60% of voters nationally. Petitions in Alaska and Georgia were submitted on July 12 and await verification. Nevada is under appeal. The deadline for petitions is August 1 in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.

  • Green Party's Jill Stein visits Cincinnati on heels of Clinton

    Cincinnati hosted two female presidential candidates on Monday. Hours after Hillary Clinton took the stage at the NAACP convention, Green Party candidate Jill Stein addressed a crowd of about 75 people at a Clifton restaurant. Her speech focused on "the good news" that Green Party policies were attainable. She spelled out how clean energy, student loan forgiveness, free higher education and safer streets were all possible by drastically reducing military spending, reallocating subsidies and creating a truth and reconciliation commission to address the "the living legacy of slavery." Stein criticized both Clinton and Donald Trump. She said "invading other countries" has contributed to immigration problems and terrorism, and targeted Clinton for her military policies.

  • Green Party invites voters focused on climate change to cross over, after corporate parties fail to take the crisis seriously

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Green Party is calling on voters concerned about the environment and the dire threat posed by climate change to "Go Green in 2016."

    The invitation is published in an open letter written by Margaret Flowers and James Lane, Honorary Co-chairs of the 2016 Green Party Presidential Nominating Convention.

    Excerpts from the letter are appended below. The full text is online here: http://www.gp.org/open_letter_climate_justice_movement

    The Green Party continues to welcome new party members and voters who are former supporters of Bernie Sanders, in the wake of his endorsement for Hillary Clinton on July 12.

  • Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein Visits Cincinnati

    Presumptive 2016 Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein will be visiting Cincinnati Ohio tomorrow, Monday July 18th, 2016.   Come hear a true candidate of the people speak to voters at 6 p.m. in Piatt Park in downtown Cincinnati.

    Dr. Stein's campaign, has experienced a recent surge in interest and financial support.  She offers the only progressive candidacy for the November elections.  Jill will deliver a short speech followed with a meet-and-greet and fundraiser with constituents. Green Party of Ohio US Senate candidate Joseph DeMare will also be on hand to speak and meet with voters. This event is free and open to the public.

  • Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential candidate to be in Cleveland, July 17, 2016

    Dr. Jill Stein will be in Cleveland to attend the National Convention of the Oppressed where she will appear with Dr. Cornel West.  A reception for Dr. Stein will take place at 4 pm at 2002 W. 41st Street, Cleveland, OH, where supporters and the press are invited to meet her.

    In Dr. Stein’s words,  “Americans deserve real solutions for the economic, social and environmental crises we face. But the broken political system is only making things worse. Itʹs time to build a peopleʹs movement to end unemployment and poverty; avert climate catastrophe; build a sustainable, just economy;
    and recognize the dignity and human rights of every person. The power to create this new world is not in our hopes; it’s not in our dreams —itʹs in our hands.”

  • Green Party of Ohio statement on police-involved killings

    Cleveland, OH: The Green Party of Ohio abhors the recent killings by members of law enforcement that occurred in Baton Rouge, LA and St Paul. MN.

    The deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile stand as but the latest stark reminder that, in the black community, there is a justifiable fear of law enforcement, as those charged with protecting and serving the public are all too often prone to use lethal force at the slightest provocation, or sometimes, with no provocation at all. Data shows that minority members of our society suffer disproportionately under our legal and penal system.