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National convention chooses presidential slate and gains national media coverage

National convention chooses presidential slate and gains national media coverage

By Claudia Ellquist, Arizona Green Party; Hillary Aisenstein, Pennslyvania Green Party; and Ann Link, Green Party of New York State This summer, more than 600 Greens represented 38 states at the Green Partyís National Nominating Convention in Chicago.†After traveling by public transportation, bikes, and carpools,†delegations†made the most of†this political†weekend, attending workshops, sharing ideas and experiences, meeting candidates, and casting their stateís†votes especially for the presidential nominee.†Unlike the predictable, tax-payer subsidized spectacles produced for the Republicans and Democrats, Greens paid for…

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Rosa Clemente, voice for youth and truth

Rosa Clemente, voice for youth and truth

Excerpts from an interview with the Green Partyís VP candidate Interview by Deyva Arthur, Green Party of New York State Green Party vice presidential candidate Rosa Clemente has been a journalist, organizer, teacher, and Hip Hop activist for more than a decade. She was raised in the South Bronx of New York and is a graduate of Cornell University and the University of Albany. She took a moment while campaigning to share her thoughts with Green Pages. Instead of attending…

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