Activism

Statue of the colonizer removed from downtown park

After years of activism on the part of community members, in particular Béxar County Green Party co-chairs Antonio Díaz and Diana Uriegas, the statue of colonizer Christopher Columbus was removed from the park bearing his name. The removal will be made permanent by a vote of the city council which is expected in August. Our …

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Coronavirus reveals what many of us have known for a while

Whether it’s the coronavirus or the flu or a sick relative needing care, we need a safety net that centers the needs of workers. The current crisis serves to illustrate to all that the richest most powerful country in the world has eviscerated any semblance of a safety net for the majority of working people. …

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Updates for December: Local Green candidates running for seats in Texas Legislature; Impeach and Remove Rally

The new year brings new opportunities for Greens to get involved in their local party. A court order last month originating from a lawsuit regarding the filing fee requirement for convention-nominating parties (i.e., Green and Libertarian Parties) allowed Green candidates statewide to file their applications seeking nomination to public office without paying a filing fee …

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