Victory for Austria’s Greens and the left is a sigh of relief for Europe

The leftist’s win was hailed as the ‘liberal pushback’ against Brexit and Trump, but 46% voted for the far-right Norbert Hofer

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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Christmas in July: Sanders endorses Clinton, progressives exit to Jill Stein and Green Party

Christmas for Jill Stein and the Green Party

by Shawn Gay Earth Advocacy News July 12, 2012 Dr. Jill Stein and the Green Party may be having a veritable Christmas in July. An analysis of two Twitter hashtags shows support moving from the Democratic Party to the Green Party, spurred by Sanders’ endorsement of Clinton. The great #DemExit Earlier today, Sen. Bernie Sanders endorsed … Read moreChristmas in July: Sanders endorses Clinton, progressives exit to Jill Stein and Green Party

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

Jill Stein, Green Party candidate: Trump says ‘scary things’ while Clinton does them

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“She’s changed her tune a little bit, but Hillary has walked the walk,” Ms. Stein, a physician and activist, told Democracy Now in an interview published Thursday. “Look at the walk and not the talk. In fact, you know, Trump says very scary things – deporting immigrants, massive militarism and, you know, ignoring the climate. Well, Hillary, unfortunately, has a track record for doing all of those things.

“And on climate, Hillary Clinton established an office to promote fracking around the world, while secretary of state.

“So, the terrible things that we expect from Donald Trump, we’ve actually already seen from Hillary Clinton,” …

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