Laura Wells, CA Green for Governor, on the US Social Forum

California Green Party gubernatorial candidate Laura Wells wrote the following blog with her reaction to the US Social Forum:

I am on a flight back from Detroit where I spent an inspiring five days with lots of young people – and people of all ages – who beautifully reflected the diversity of our country. It was the second U.S. Social Forum, and we were focused on the world we want.

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“Another party is necessary”: Green Party to hold 2010 Annual National Meeting in Detroit, June 24-27

The Green Party prepares for its 2010 Annual National Meeting, to take place in Detroit, June 24-27

• Meeting theme: “Another US is possible, another party is necessary”; Green Party meeting coincides with the US Social Forum, also in Detroit, June 22-26

• Web site for the Green Party meeting: http://greenpartymeeting2010.wordpress.com

• Media credentialing page: http://www.gp.org/forms/media
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National Convention website up

This year’s Annual National Meeting is set for June 24-27, 2010, in Detroit, Michigan. The first three days of the 2010 Green Party Annual National Meeting will run concurrently with the U.S. Social Forum, a gathering of thousands of activists organizing people’s solutions to economic and ecological crisis. When you register for the 2010 Green Party meeting, you will automatically be registered for the U.S. Social Forum.

The convention website can be found here. Registration costs range from $105 to $175.