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Report from the UFPJ Conference

Report from the UFPJ Conference

by Joe Lombardo The national conference of United for Peace and Justice (UFPJ) took place in Chicago over the December 12 – 14 weekend. The conference was attended by around 220 people, including Trudy Quaif, Tim Herr, and me (Joe Lombardo) as representatives of Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace. BNP also brought along its literature table, which did a brisk business. At the conference, we discussed a number of documents prepared by the UFPJ steering committee and elected a new steering…

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Hope for New Orleans: Support Malik Rahim December 6th

Hope for New Orleans: Support Malik Rahim December 6th

Yes we are a rich nation; yes we are one of the most powerful nations. But, the greatness of our nation is not in our governmentóit is in our people. I have seen the essence of that greatness in those who made sacrifices to come down to help us in our time of need. – Malik Rahim Green Party candidate for U.S. House of Representatives in New Orleanís 2nd Congressional District Malik Rahim is working towards the December 6th election…

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November 2008 Green Party Election Results

November 2008 Green Party Election Results

Below is a running tally of Green Party victories from the November 2008 elections: Arkansas Richard Carroll was elected to Arkansas State Legislature, District 34. † California Bruce Delgado was elected to Mayor of Marina City, Monterey County, CA (pop. 25,000) Ross Mirkarimi was re-elected to San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 5 (the old Harvey Milk seat), CA. John Selawsky was elected to Berkeley School Board, Alameda County, CA. Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap was re-elected to Humboldt Water Board District 1,…

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