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  • Jill Stein to Participate Real-Time in First Presidential Debate, Using Social Media to Take Her Case Directly to the American People

    Despite being excluded from the Hofstra debate stage, Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein will engage in real time with the official debate, making her case directly to the American people before, during, and after the televised debate via an unprecedented and innovative social media experience presented in partnership with Twitter (http://www.twitter.com).

  • Korean and U.S. Green Parties joint statement against deployment of U.S. missile program in Korea

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Korean Greens and the Green Party of the United States published a joint statement on Monday, Sept. 19 against deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) in South Korea. The statement follows below.

    THAAD is a U.S. Armed Forces anti-ballistic missile system designed to shoot down short, medium, and intermediate range ballistic missiles. On Sept. 9, 2016, President Obama announced that THAAD batteries would be sited in South Korea and Japan in the wake of a North Korean nuclear bomb test.

  • Green Party urges widespread protest by voters against decision by the Commission on Presidential Debates to bar alternative-party nominees

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Green Party leaders are urging voters across the U.S. to express their anger in response to an announcement from the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) on Friday that alternative-party candidates would be barred from the debates.

    "Voters deserve the right to know about all the candidates who'll be on the ballot on Election Day. The CPD has violated that right by rigging the debates. Americans should protest loudly and demand that control over the debates be taken away from the CPD," said Dr. Cecile Lawrence, co-spokesperson for the Green Party's National Women Caucus and 2010 candidate for U.S. Senator from New York.

  • Jill Stein Continues to Call for Open Debates Despite Commission Decision

    In a predictable decision, the Democratic and Republican Parties have insured that only their voices will be heard by the American people. How? Through their private corporation named the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD). The CPD was created to ensure the debates serve the interests of the two-party system, and it is working precisely as intended.

  • Bob Fitrakis, Green Party candidate for Franklin County prosecutor

    Bob Fitrakis, Green Party candidate for Franklin County prosecutor, spoke before a Jill Stein rally at Capital University in Columbus September 2nd. 2016

     

     

  • Green Party reaffirms support for nominees Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka at the Dakota Access Pipeline protest after charges are filed

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Green Party leaders reaffirmed the party's support for presidential nominee Jill Stein and running mate Ajamu Baraka as they face charges for civil disobedience during the ongoing protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

  • Jill Stein, facing possible charges for protest, calls out Dakota Access Pipeline for "vandalism on steroids": unleashing attack dogs, endangering water and climate, and destroying sacred sites

    BISMARCK, ND - Jill Stein responded to reports that North Dakota authorities plan to press charges against her for participating in civil disobedience against the Dakota Access Pipeline Tuesday morning. The action was led by Indigenous water defenders who locked down onto construction equipment. Days earlier the same bulldozers were used to assault the ancestral grave sites of the Standing Rock Sioux nation. Pipeline management at that time had unleashed vicious attack dogs on the peaceful protestors and sprayed pepper spray into protesters' faces.

  • Green Party, celebrating Labor Day, promotes Green agenda for working people

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- On Labor Day 2016, Green Party leaders and candidates called for living wages, Single-Payer health care, cancellation of student debt, defeat of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a Green New Deal to end growing economic inequality, and conversion to a system based on ecological economics.

    "The United States desperately needs a party for working people, a party that rejects corporate contributions and influence and serves 'We The People' instead of the One Percent," said Dr. Margaret Flowers, Green candidate for the U.S. Senate from Maryland.

  • 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/