Monthly Archives: August 2014

Greens speak out in the wake of the police shooting in Ferguson

Kelly Duncan/ August 23, 2014/ Uncategorized/ 3 comments

Press release from GPUS WASHINGTON, D.C. – Green Party leaders and candidates are calling for the demilitarization of civilian U.S. police departments, asserting that military police tactics have created an “occupation mentality” in many communities. Greens said that abuses of police power and disregard for the lives of young black people were on display in the shooting of an unarmed

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U.S. Women In Black: End U.S. Complicity in Israeli Occupation & War!

Cathy/ August 10, 2014/ Civil Liberties, International, Middle East, Peace, Uncategorized/ 0 comments

As stated on their website (http://www.womeninblack.org/en/vigil), Women in Black “is a world-wide network of women committed to peace with justice and actively opposed to injustice, war, militarism and other forms of violence.” Julia Aires, a founder of the Green Party of Florida, and former GPF co-chair, was also a founder (with Diane Kamleiter) of a Florida local WiB chapter, “Women

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