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Green Shadow Cabinet: No action should be taken against NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden

From the Green Party’s Marsha Coleman-Adebayo and King Downing: The Green Shadow Cabinet’s Government Transparency and Accountability Department calls on the Obama administration to “stand down” from action against National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden. Snowden, a former CIA technician working for the military firm Booz Allen Hamilton under NSA contract, took responsibility for exposing widespread


Pop Culture and Sex Trafficking

  Here’s the story. Snoop Dogg/Lion participated in sex trafficking (“pimping” glamorizes and sterilizes the nature of what he did–it’s sex trafficking). The path toward redemption, if he’s interested, would be to donate to and become involved in genuine global anti-trafficking efforts. But Snoop doesn’t get it. He says athletes “bought pussy” from him. That dehumanizing


JL Schatz: A War on Freedom and Food

Warscapes graciously gave us permission to repost this piece by JL Schatz. There’s a war going on. It’s a war against consumer knowledge, against immigrants, a war against the impoverished and a war against animals. This war is being waged through Ag Gag laws that silence information about how food is produced in the United States. These


Re-elected Iceland Parliament Member to Visit Bay Area

Sonoma, CA — Birgitta Jónsdóttir, a newly re-elected member of parliament of Althing, the Icelandic parliament and representing the Icelandic Pirate Party, will be visiting the San Francisco Bay Area and speaking at Public Banking 2013 conference, co-hosted by the Public Banking Institute and the Green MBA Program of Dominican University. Birgitta Jónsdóttir played a


Jill Stein: Obama budget throws American people under the bus, gives the rich a free ride

Jill Stein, the Green Party’s 2012 presidential candidate yesterday condemned the recently released Obama 2014 budget proposal, issuing the following statement: “Despite his campaign promises to protect Social Security and make the economy fair, Obama’s budget throws the American people under the bus. And it gives the economic elite a free ride on that same bus

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Stein/Honkala: Obama, GOP pushing U.S. in wrong direction in “Fiscal Cliff”

2012 Green Party Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala have issued the following statement: Ending the Great Recession, not the deficit, is nation’s top priority 2012 Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein said today that the so-called Fiscal Cliff Talks “need to focus on putting Americans back to work while creating

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