Daily Archives: March 19, 2016

Peace and Freedom Party candidate Joe Williams achieves ballot status

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For immediate release: 3/10/16

Peace and Freedom Party candidate Joe Williams achieves ballot status!

I am pleased to announce that I am now officially on the ballot as a candidate for the 20th District Congressional seat being vacated by Sam Farr. This was achieved solely through a successful crowd-funding campaign. I asked this community if they wanted an independent, progressive, socialist supporter of ‘political revolution’ in this race and I am honored that the answer was affirmative. 20th District voters now have the opportunity to send an authentic grassroots candidate to the House of Representatives. Continue reading

Darrell Castle: The Nuclear Arms Race is heating up

Darrell Castle was the 2008 vice-presidential nominee of the Constitution Party and is a former three-term national vice-chairman of the CP. He was widely considered to be a frontrunner for the Constitution Party’s presidential nomination, but he withdrew from the race on January 2nd, 2016, citing health concerns.

In his latest “Castle Report” podcast, Castle “talks about the re-starting of the nuclear arms race and offers some reasons why it is happening.” The podcast runs for 10 minutes.

Listen to Castle’s full podcast here.

Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania currently hosting presidential debate (live video)

The Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania is currently hosting a presidential debate at its state convention in Philadelphia. Four presidential candidates are participating: Gary Johnson, Darryl W. Perry, Marc Allan Feldman and Derrick Michael Reid. There is a live stream of the presidential debate on Ustream. The live stream is below:

Margaret Flowers joins Flint activists at hearing; Jill Stein calls for Snyder and McCarthy to leave office

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Margaret Flowers (far right)

Green Party Watch, March 18th: 

Maryland Green Party U.S. Senate candidate Margaret Flowers joined Flint, Michigan, residents and advocates at the Rayburn House Office Building Thursday to demand that the Environmental Protection Agency and Gov. Rick Snyder be held accountable for their inaction regarding water poisoning in the city. Continue reading

Jill Stein open to “collaboration” with Sanders

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Green Party Watch, March 18th:

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein’s tweetsthis week regarding a collaboration with Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders were covered by Boston.com, the website of The Boston Globe. Continue reading

VICE News Interviews Socialist Party Presidential Nominee Emidio Soltysik

“In some ways, the Sanders campaign has been good for business in the lefty universe. In most election cycles, obscure third party candidates get no press at all. But as evidenced by the fact that I’m writing this piece, the 2016 cycle has been different.”

Indeed it has.   VICE news interviews Socialist Party Presidential Nominee Emidio “Mimi” Soltysik.   It’s good to see reliable press cover third parties.  Read the Interview over on VICE here:  https://www.vice.com/read/meet-the-socialist-running-for-president-in-the-shadow-of-bernie-sanders

Mimi Soltysik for President – Official Site

Official Facebook Page – Soltysik/Walker 2016