Hosted by Jill Stein/Ajamu Baraka 2016 Campaign Manager David Cobb and produced by New York-based Green Party organizer Michael O'Neil, AGWF brings weekly conversations on building nonviolent, independent revolutionary political power through the Green Party and allied movements.
This podcast presents the audio of our Facebook Live broadcasts on Mondays at 8pm ET.
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Episode 51: Green Party National Co-Chair Gloria Mattera on Public Campaign Finance, GPUS Annual National Meeting and Eco-Socialism Conference
April 8th, 2019 | 37 mins 51 secs
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Green Party National Co-Chair Gloria Mattera (@gmattera) in her monthly guest spot talks about Public Campaign Finance as a Feminist issue in her reportback on the National Congressional Lobby Week hosted by the GPUS Women's Caucus, we get updates on the GPUS Annual National Meeting in Salem, MA, and a teaser on September's Eco-Socialism Conference
Episode 50: Comedian Ron Placone of The Jimmy Dore Show, The Progressive Comedy Tour and Get Your News On With Ron
April 1st, 2019 | 44 mins 35 secs
comedy, ron placone, satire
Comedian Ron Placone on how the invasion of Iraq radicalized him, comedy in the Age of Trump (and Russiagate Mania), and an alarming update on the current state of Green Party tabling. ronplacone.com for Progressive Comedy Tour tickets and Get Your News On With Ron, the Internet's first live, viewer-curated news program. https://twitter.com/RonPlacone
Episode 49: Jennifer Sullivan on the GPUS Women's Caucus' DC Lobby Week for Full Public Campaign Finance
March 25th, 2019 | 33 mins 14 secs
gpus, gpus women's caucus, public campaign finance
Jennifer Sullivan from the Green Party U.S. Women's Caucus. Green Party members from across the country will converge on Washington, D.C., the week of April 1-5 to lobby their senators and representatives to support public-only funding for their campaigns.
March 18th, 2019 | 48 mins 21 secs
Ripped from the headlines! Michael and David talk about the Global Youth Climate Strike, how white supremacist, anti-Muslim terrorism like the Christchurch New Zealand shooting is fueled by imperialist state violence, and how the college admission scandal reveals the cruel lie of meritocracy within capitalism.
Episode 47: Gloria Mattera, GPUS Co-Chair on the Greens' Lobby Day in Washington DC, HR 1, Eco-Socialist Conference in September, And Audience Q&A
March 12th, 2019 | 34 mins 52 secs
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The second Monday of the month means our guest is Green Party of the United States Co-Chair Gloria Mattera!
February 25th, 2019 | 38 mins 38 secs
electoral reform, john eder, ranked choice voting
Special guest John Eder, a Maine Green who has served in the state legislature and was a leader in the successful movement to bring Ranked Choice Voting to Maine elections.
February 18th, 2019 | 56 mins 10 secs
David and Michael discuss recent Green Party press on the Green New Deal, plus more topics from the Live Chat!
February 11th, 2019 | 50 mins 21 secs
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GPUS Co-Chair Gloria Mattera talks presidential primary and we continue our discussion of how Greens should spend their 2019
February 4th, 2019 | 43 mins 57 secs
David and Michael outline how Greens can spend their 2019 making real gains for the movement while preparing for the nightmare that will be 2020.
January 28th, 2019 | 35 mins 42 secs
Episode 41: Who Will The Green Party Run For President In 2020? Plus Other Questions For GPUS Co-Chair Gloria Mattera
January 14th, 2019 | 35 mins 9 secs
January 7th, 2019 | 32 mins 27 secs
eco-socialism, green new deal
David and Michael discuss the three different Green New Deals before our country, and how to fight for the one that will truly transform society and avert climate catastrophe.
December 31st, 2018 | 35 mins 30 secs
It's New Year's Eve! And so David and Michael break down the top lessons of the year for Greens and allies to carry into 2019
December 17th, 2018 | 1 hr 12 mins
immigration, the drug war
Michael O'Neil interviews radical theater producer and activist Siobhan O'Loughlin about her volunteer work with Refugee Support Europe providing direct aid to migrant caravan refugees at the US/Mexico border.
December 10th, 2018 | 38 mins 42 secs
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December 3rd, 2018 | 33 mins 56 secs
audience survey, feedback
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