The 2018 Green-Rainbow Party State Convention

 

Theme: Green-Rainbow Party Responses to the Global Migration Crisis

 

Keynote Speaker: Cindy Sheehan

Cindy Sheehan is a peace and social justice activist who became internationally known after her son Casey was killed in Iraq and she subsequently set up a peace camp outside then president George Bush's vacation home in Crawford Tx. Sheehan is the author of seven books and host and executive producer of Cindy Sheehan's Soapbox podcast. Currently Cindy is lead organizer for the Oct 21st action: Women's March on the Pentagon.

 

Paul Popinchalk Address: Hope for Our Climate Future: Technical & Political Mitigation Efforts

People everywhere are experiencing the growing crisis of climate change. Images of drought, forest fires and melting glaciers are all too familiar. Despite inaction by the US, the world's second largest CO2 emitter, there are hopeful developments in technology,  financial investment and political action globally as individuals and nations rise to the call for environmental responsibility.

 

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Agenda

9:00-9:30 AM

 

Registration

Meet & Greet over a light breakfast

9:30-9:50 AM

Introductions and Announcements

9:50-10:20 AM

 

Guest Speaker

Paul Popinchalk 

10:20-10:35 AM

Nomination of Officers

10:35-10:45 AM

Break

10:45-11:15 AM

 

Meet the Candidates

Hear from those running for state offices in the 2018 election

11:15-12:00 PM

 

Keynote Speaker

Cindy Sheehan 

12:00-1:00 PM

 

Lunch

Eat, visit tables and mingle with other GRP supporters

1:00-1:30 PM

 

Guest Speaker

Brian Crawford speaks on Changing Perceptions to Grow the GRP

1:30-2:00 PM

 

Party Office Candidates

Hear from the nominees and vote

2:00-3:00 PM

Workshops

3:00-3:10 PM

Break

3:20-3:30 PM

 

Announcement of Election Results

Party office winners and silent auction winners

3:30-4:15 PM

 

News from Local GRP Chapters

See what's going new in the chapter near you

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  • commented 2018-05-15 11:57:11 -0400
    The Ten Key Values of the Green-Rainbow Party were adopted in 2003, and should appear prominently on its website. The substitution of the 4 Pillars of the German Green Party is quite unhelpful, as is the four-square symbol of Aimee McPherson’s four square mission. Just because some characters in the SC of the GPUS got sold a bill of goods on the subject of marketing and rebranding is no reason for playing at follow the leader in violation of Green Party and Green-Rainbow Party precepts. We will never know if our agenda is feasible if we do not make a commitment to trying it,
  • Green-Rainbow Party posted about 2018 State Convention Overview on Green-Rainbow Party's Facebook page 2018-04-14 11:13:48 -0400
    Join us at the the 2018 Green-Rainbow Party State Convention May 26, 2018 in Worcester
  • @GR_Party tweeted this page. 2018-04-14 11:13:19 -0400
    Join us at the the 2018 Green-Rainbow Party State Convention May 26, 2018 in Worcester http://www.green-rainbow.org/2018_state_convention_overview?recruiter_id=192249