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Here's the announcement. Please see below for the presentation I gave at the PA Green Party Election Convention on 3.2.14. For the presentation with photographs, please go here: http://www.flickr....
by philosleft
Comment Count 163 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 12:15 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Today, John Boehner bowed to the inevitable logic of the impending political season and placed a “clean” debt ceiling increase bill on the floor of the House. At this writing, the bill passed ...
by Letsgetitdone
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Feb 12, 2014 at 07:00 AM PST with 6 Recommends
The day HealthCare.Gov went live, I attempted to sign up. Unfortunately, I couldn’t get past the first few pages. After creating multiple log in accounts, I found the biggest the site’s biggest ��
by neauxreelidea
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jan 22, 2014 at 07:22 PM PST with 0 Recommends
It's not often one has reason to quote the Wall Street Journal, pointing to it as evidence that what you are doing is having an effect. But as the Journal just reported , a novel tactic seems to be ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Dec 04, 2013 at 07:03 PM PST with 61 Recommends
Local activity that should be of keen interest to leaders in the Green Party and AFL-CIO is instead being ignored by them. Cross posted from Pruning Shears .
by danps
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Oct 24, 2013 at 02:23 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
For years I've considered myself a Democratic Socialist. I first discovered the Democratic Socialists of America back in college and a lot of what they said made sense. Plus I had a lot of ...
by MsShona
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Sep 06, 2013 at 03:25 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
This is the future that the Koch Brothers and their ilk fear desperately want to steal from us. In Germany, energy provider RWE is taking 3.1 gigawatts offline because their fossil fuel powered ...
by The Dead Man
Comment Count 255 comments on Sun Aug 18, 2013 at 03:48 PM PDT with 270 Recommends
Cross-posted with EcoWatch In June, after more than four years as president, President Obama finally proposed a climate action plan for America. True to form, the president gave an eloquent speech, ...
by Renewable Rider
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Aug 12, 2013 at 12:42 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Today's DOMA decision was 5-4. As Jesse Jackson said in 2000, the three main reasons to vote Democratic are the Supreme Court, the Supreme Court, and the Supreme Court.
by HeyMikey
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Jun 26, 2013 at 08:36 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Sometimes fate can fall into your lap when you least expect it. During the presidential campaign season I not only advocate for various ...
by jerrywaxman
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Jun 06, 2013 at 08:18 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Yesterday was Earth Day, and to mark the occasion the Green Party of Pennsylvania - in partnership with over 60 other environmental organizations - held protest rallies at all six regional offices ...
by ProgressivePatriotPA
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Apr 23, 2013 at 12:18 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The state funding of a funeral for Margaret Thatcher (estimated cost £10m) and the claims that she was the greatest post-war prime minister mourning for “Boadicea in pearls” (yes, I couldn’t ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 65 comments on Sun Apr 14, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
On October 14th during her second visit to the Northwest this year, Jill Stein spoke to a crowded house at Seattle’s Town Hall. In a city known for its historic protests against the World Trade ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 04:54 AM PST with 1 Recommend
This Presidential election is attracting more than its fair share of vocal, irritating third-party advocates. Interestingly, most of them try to poach Obama supporters. Earth to nudniks: it's the ...
by Assaf
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 06:24 AM PST with 17 Recommends
"I am a supporter and an admirer of yours. However, I sincerely believe that you should discontinue your run for President and encourage your followers to put their votes and their energies behind ...
by Franklin Cincinnatus
Comment Count 27 comments on Sat Nov 03, 2012 at 08:55 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Darrell Issa eh? This guy has been in Congress for over ten years? Sir Brags A Lot: Issa Got Whack - "Oh, my, god, Becky, look at his brain. It is so low. He looks like one of those Tea ...
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 10:57 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I received this e-mail yesterday from Jerry Tetalman's campaign in regards to efforts being made to increase the social media outreach to the campaign as it does the just about impossible effort to ...
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 01:30 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
This came in recently from Jerry Tetalman, the Democratic candidate running in California's 49th Congressional District against Rep. Darrell Issa: For immediate release CARLSBAD, CA – ...
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 01:00 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
This is a not so friendly message for those thinking of voting Green this year. I run across this kind of mentality all the time in Alaska. Our strongest progressives figure their vote doesn't ...
by akmk
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Nov 01, 2012 at 03:47 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Here in NY-24 we have a very close congressional race that may be thrown to the Tea Party by a Green Party candidate. Is this happening elsewhere? Is the Green Party trying, once again, to play ...
by SRM
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Oct 31, 2012 at 09:50 AM PDT with 8 Recommends