All political parties need a Caucus on Government Accountability, Transparency and Whistle Blower Protection: A Resolutions

A Resolution to form a Caucus on Government Accountability, Transparency and Whistleblower Protections as a way to channel activism toward a noble cause; inspired by the principle of Non-Violence. We political Greens from around the USA recognize that the Military Industrial Complex is a major impediment to peace and has initiated crimes against democracy, domesticContinue reading “All political parties need a Caucus on Government Accountability, Transparency and Whistle Blower Protection: A Resolutions”

Book Review of An Act of State, by William Pepper; by a preponderance of evidence…

William Pepper befriended Martin Luther King after King read a Ramparts Magazine article in 1967 about atrocities in the Vietnam War. Pepper’s report moved Dr.King to take a more critical stance against the war and later lead him to call for a Poor People’s Movement, fusing two currents of at a time of revolutionary change.Continue reading “Book Review of An Act of State, by William Pepper; by a preponderance of evidence…”

A shout out to RFK Jr. and the silent left.

I’m fresh from watching a podcast between Robert F. Kennedy Jr., principal at Children’s Health Defense, and Naomi Wolff, a journalist friendly to Kennedy’s point of view. . This blog post is a shout out to them. The podcast was mostly the two of them ranting and lamenting, but offering serious discourse on the stateContinue reading “A shout out to RFK Jr. and the silent left.”

Community Rights and the Rights of Nature, a noble proposition: an essay on why community rights are important and necessary in an age of ecological and social injustice.

The idea of community rights and the rights of nature proposes that local communities should have the legal capacity for self-determination on social and economic issues, and have the ability to put nature first. In solidarity, the Pacific Green Party of Oregon, intends to “work to create new types of political organizations which expand theContinue reading “Community Rights and the Rights of Nature, a noble proposition: an essay on why community rights are important and necessary in an age of ecological and social injustice.”

End Impunity: let’s start a meme!

Impunity, simply put, is unchecked power; it is malfeasance that goes unpunished; it is the capacity to act without constraints, confident that there will be no consequences. It is acting wrongly without accountability. Impunity needs to be called out when we see it! Impunity shows up as a problem on multiple levels, in numerous sectorsContinue reading “End Impunity: let’s start a meme!”

Representative appeals to Speaker Pelosi to bar renegade Republicans.

PG NewsGreen PerspectivesBy Chuck Fall Representative Bill Pascrell from New Jersey is indignant that 126 House Republicans betrayed their oath to the constitution when they filed legal briefs in support of the State of Texas lawsuit that asks the US Supreme Court to intervene in the electoral processes of 4 states. The SCOTUS declined toContinue reading “Representative appeals to Speaker Pelosi to bar renegade Republicans.”

What just happened at the Capitol.

January 13, 2021Progressive Green NewsBy Chuck Fall There really has been some kind of insurrection by Trump followers, but it is emerging that the invasion by a mob into the Capitol was not a spontaneous event either; it was planned for, but as far as any insurrection goes, the one on the Capitol was clumsyContinue reading “What just happened at the Capitol.”

JFK and the Unspeakable: a book review

JFK and the Unspeakable: why he died and why it matters: by James W. Douglass (2008): Why should we care about knowing the truth about JFK’s assassination? A poll that got a headline on Yahoo News reports that 75% of those polled do not believe the official criminal theory that JFK’s assassination was the workContinue reading “JFK and the Unspeakable: a book review”

Build endowment for journalism from Khashoggi justice fund.

The Honorable Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley,  January 22, 2019 Dear Senators, You have received my call that an endowment to journalism be made by a $1 billion dollar penalty assessed against the Saudi government on behalf of Jamal Khashoggi. Thank your for your reply. Please see this call for Justice for Kashoggi: https://truthtopowerpdx.wixsite.com/justiceforkhashoggi PleaseContinue reading “Build endowment for journalism from Khashoggi justice fund.”

In solidarity with Black Lives Matter

The deep indignation felt by the Black Lives Matter movement is conditioned by acts of impunity carried out by law enforcement, private citizens, and other institutions. In our current era, the disproportionate number of people of color in prison and, the disproportionate shootings of African Americans by white police officers evokes lynchings of yesteryear. ThereContinue reading “In solidarity with Black Lives Matter”