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Archive for December, 2010

Green Party Says “No” to Stop-and-Frisk Policy12.21.10

Green Party Says “No” to Stop-and-Frisk Policy

A representative of the Green Party of Philadelphia (GPOP) testified against the stop-and-frisk policy at Philadelphia City Council hearings on Tuesday, December 14. Stop-and-frisk has been enforced by Mayor Nutter, City Council, and the police for the last three years. Stop-and-frisk involves a police officer running his or her hands along the outer garments to detect any concealed weapons. The stop-and-frisk program is being criticized by opponents who say that it leads to racial profiling and direct violations of citizens’ Constitutional Rights.

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Green Party: Acts to Build Membership12.07.10

On Tuesday, November 30, the monthly meeting of the Green Party of Philadelphia (GPOP), www.gpop.org, provided a look at a rejuvenated political organization. Sixteen registered Greens and their neighbors gathered to hear a summary of 2010 campaigns and to envision more dynamic campaigning in 2011.

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Open Letter to Union Leaders12.07.10

What We, As Labor Leaders, Must Do!

Dear Union Brothers and Sisters,

This letter is more of a “cry for action” rather than just an informational or ideological statement or platform. It is meant to be serious and intense, and I hope you take this letter in that form! This letter is being sent to as many union brothers and sisters as possible.

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