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  • Green Party supports Black Lives Matter activists on trial for blocking a Los Angeles freeway, calls for charges to be dropped

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (3-13-16) -- The Green Party of the United States expressed its support for the BLMLA7: Seven Black Lives Matter activists who were arrested in Los Angeles, California, on November 26, 2014 for leading the shutdown of Freeway 101 and are now on trial. Rosa Clemente, Green vice-presidential nominee in 2008, is among the seven defendants

    Greens demanded that the charges be dropped and called the two-week trial, now under way, for misdemeanor charges an attempt to silence protest against police violence targeting People of Color.

  • Q & A with Joe Manchik, Green Party candidate for Ohio’s 12th Congressional District

    FB_IMG_1457802559852The following is a Q & A with Joe Manchik, Green Party candidate for the United States House of Representatives in Ohio’s 12th Congressional District. TNS: How long have you’ve lived in Ohio? I moved to Ohio after I graduated from high school in Michigan to attend college at the Ohio Institute of Technology in 1971 and have been living in Ohio ever since then. I have also lived in Ohio’s 12th Congressional district since 1983. TNS: How did you come to join the Green Party of Ohio?

  • Green Party of Ohio issues formal candidate endorsements

    Cleveland, OH (3-9-16)  -- The Green Party of Ohio State Central Committee has formally endorsed the following candidates for the Primary election to be held on Tuesday March 15th, 2016.
     

  • Statement by European and U.S. Young Greens on President Obama's Transatlantic trade deal

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- (3-8-16)  Young Greens, a caucus of the Green Party of the United States, has joined the Federation of Young European Greens in a public statement opposing the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).

    The text of the statement is appended below.

  • International Women's Day Statement from the National Women's Caucus of the Green Party of the U.S.

    (3-8-16) The National Women's Caucus of the Green Party of the U.S. invites you to join us in honoring women around the world this International Women's Day, March 8.

    We acknowledge and honor women for all their accomplishments and contributions to create a better world for other women, future generations and the planet. Even more, we look ahead to the opportunities before us to improve the lives of all humanity.

  • Green Party urges voters to demand Instant Runoff Voting, cites widespread public discontent with two-party choice in 2016

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (3-7-16) -- Green Party leaders said that 2016 is proving to be a watershed year in the public's discontent with a two-party choice on Election Day and urged voters and legislators to support democratic reforms that enable elections in the U.S. to welcome and accommodate alternative-party and independent candidates.

    Greens encouraged legislators to enact Instant Runoff Voting (IRV), also called Ranked-Choice Voting, in all at-large elections including presidential, congressional, and gubernatorial.

  • Statement on the US House OH-8 District race

    Jim Condit Jr., who is using the Green Party Of Ohio's ballot line for a run for the 8th Ohio Congressional District, is within his legal means to use the Green Party’s ballot line. He gathered the necessary signatures and is appearing on the ballot. The Green Party of Ohio State Central Committee wants our supporters to know that his on-line and in-person statements reveal that not only does he not support the Green Party’s 10 Key Values, but that he also supports positions that are in direct contradiction to those values. The Ohio Green Party has disavowed Mr Condit. He does not have our endorsement nor support. We ask our members and supporters to refrain from casting a vote for him.

  • Supporters of Senator Sanders: What’s Your Plan B?

    On March 15th, the State of Ohio will be holding primary elections for all three accredited political parties.   The Green Party of Ohio is the only alternative party that holds a current ballot line in the state.   By the time the Ohio Primary comes around, several other states will have already held primaries or caucuses to determine the eventual Democratic nominee.   The expectation is that the nominee will be Secretary Clinton.  As of this morning (3-2-16), thanks to Super Tuesday victories in 7 states, Ms. Clinton has a delegate count of 1055, compared to Senator Sanders at 418. (Per CNN)

  • Green Party: Congress must kill President Obama's Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (2-17-16) -- Green Party leaders and candidates called on Congress to vote down the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), which poses a grave threat to democratically enacted environmental, labor, public-health, and other legal protections.

    The trade deal was formally signed by the U.S. and eleven other countries on Feb. 3 but must be ratified by the signatory nations domestically within the next two years to take effect. In the U.S., the TPP must be confirmed by Congress.

  • Candidate Profile: Joe DeMare for US Senate

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    Name: Joseph R. DeMare
    City of Residence: Bowling Green
    Party Affiliation: Green
    Office Desired: United States Senate
    Facebook: Facebook.com/DeMare4Senate
    Twitter: @demare4senate

     Complete profile here