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About Cheri Honkala

About Cheri Honkala

  Activist goes political running for vice president on the Green Party line In 2011, Cheri Honkala ran for Phila­del­phia sheriff on the Green Party ticket. Her platform wasn’t about enforcing foreclosures, but rather as sheriff she planned to refuse to evict people from their homes. As Honkala has dedicated the past 25 years to protecting the poor and homeless, it became clear to her that running for sheriff seemed the thing to do to stop foreclosures, particularly as big…

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Greens Convene in Baltimore in July

Greens Convene in Baltimore in July

The 2012 Presidential Nominating Con­vention will be held July 12 through 15 on the campus of the University of Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland. On Sat­urday, Green Party presidential candidates will give presentations and delegates will choose the next candidate to give voice to the Green imperative to the presidential election. On the other days, the National Committee Plenary will meet, there will be workshops ranging from organizing tactics, tools for a successful campaign, and even getting out Green media. Friday…

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