Sarah Palin Could Soon Be In Charge Of The Nation’s Natural Resources

Sarah Palin a possible choice for Donald Trump's cabinet

Now that Donald Trump is officially on his way to being the next president of the United States, he must decide how to fill his cabinet. According to reports, former Alaska governor and vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is a top contender for secretary of the interior. Trump mentioned he would like to appoint Palin to…

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Historic Firsts and Achievements of Election Day 2016

Kate Brown governor elect of Oregon state

Election Day in the United States finally came to a long-awaited close last night as Americans chose who would be the 45th president. Some of the other names on the ballot, however, have gone on to make history. style=”display:inline-block;width:300px;height:250px” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-8420654331411867″ data-ad-slot=”1313712966″> For starters, 52-year-old Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto became the nation’s first Latina Senator after beating…

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Earth Advocacy News Endorses Jill Stein, Ajamu Baraka and the Green Party

Dear EA News Readers, This will likely be the shortest endorsement you read in 2016. At Earth Advocacy News, our mission is to promote peace, environment, justice and goodwill. As the editor, I am proud to endorse Dr. Jill Stein and her running mate Ajamu Baraka of the Green Party. Stein and Baraka are the candidates most … Read moreEarth Advocacy News Endorses Jill Stein, Ajamu Baraka and the Green Party

Jill Stein: ‘I would not have assassinated Osama bin Laden’

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein said Sunday that she would not have ordered the assassination of al Qaeda founder and 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden. “I think assassinations … they’re against international law to start with and to that effect, I think I would not have assassinated Osama bin Laden but would have captured him…

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Jill Stein Proposes Allowing 16-Year-Olds To Vote

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein just proposed lowering the voting age to 16 because of global warming. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, Stein suggested lowering the voting age to 16. Stein argued that if 16-year-olds can drive a car, they should be able to vote: Stein justified her position by claiming there are…

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Hillary Clinton’s donations from fossil fuels sector irks environmentalists

Fossil fuel contributions to Clinton may lead to more pollution

“She has continually said we should trust her integrity while trying to hide the extent of her relationships with polluting industries,” Mr. Schreiber continued. “Secretary Clinton has a troubling [history] of support for fossil fuel profits in the face of our climate crisis.”

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Mike Pence and Donald Trump Both Hate Global Warming

Mike Pence and Donald Trump's willful ignorance of climate change

Despite Pence’s objections to federal efforts to combat climate change, he apparently has no problem asking the federal government to fund green jobs in his state. As Think Progress reported, in 2009 Pence wrote a letter to then-US Secretary of Energy Steven Chu supporting a grant application submitted by an Indiana company that wanted to use algae to produce fuels. “Algae production directly addresses all of the significant challenges being faced by the US,” wrote Pence, “namely domestic energy security, greenhouse gas emissions, scientific leadership in a variety of industries, and broad-based green job creation.”

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Jill Stein and US Green Party Reach Out To Bernie Sanders and His Supporters

Jill Stein and Bernie Sanders: a dream ticket?

“If he continues to declare his full faith in the Democratic Party, it will leave many of his supporters very disappointed,” she said. “That political movement is going to go on – it isn’t going to bury itself in the graveyard alongside Hillary Clinton.”

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Headline samples show US mainstream media effectively blacklists Green Party in election coverage

Media coverage statistics for election 2016

By Shawn Gay June 28, 2016 El Paso, Texas, USA The mainstream media outlets in the United States continue to offer essentially no coverage of third party campaigns this election year. In particular, the Green Party coverage is next to zero. A sampling this morning (June 28, 2016) of eight news and news aggregate sites, Google News, Bing … Read moreHeadline samples show US mainstream media effectively blacklists Green Party in election coverage