Reflections on the December 14th Hollywood Commission Meeting

Tifanny Burks/ December 19, 2016/ racist, racist street signs, take down street signs/ 0 comments

The Broward Green Party and the Black Lives Matter Alliance Broward has joined local efforts in Hollywood, Florida to eradicate three street signs in the city that are named after confederate generals. These generals fought hard to protect the institution of slavery. Sean Atkinson, Street Sign Campaign Activist, wrote a reflection piece on the most recent City of Hollywood Commission

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Castro, A Personal Perspective

Silvie Suri-Perez/ December 13, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

I was seven years old when my family left Cuba. I remember angry mobs burning effigies of Carter at the town square. They referred to anyone known to be leaving the island as guzano (worm). When my father quit his job to leave the country, we had to go into hiding. It had become common practice for Fidel Castro’s supporters

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Defend The Sacred

Silvie Suri-Perez/ October 28, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

The South Florida Green Party stands in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota and the protesters blockading the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. We condemn the violence perpetrated by law enforcement towards the peaceful activists congregating to defend native rights and our water supplies. Their actions are in fact in violation of sovereign treaties and

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Broward County 2016 Ballot Recommendations

Silvie Suri-Perez/ October 28, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 1 comments

President/Vice President Jill Stein/Ajamu Baraka United States Senator District 21 Steve Machat NPA Representative Congress District 20 No recommendations Representative Congress District 23 No recommendations State Senator District 34 No recommendations State Representative District 93 Ken Keechl DEM State Representative District 103 No recommendations State Representative District 104 No recommendations State Representative District 105 No recommendations Clerk of Circuit

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Broward Green Party: We express our deep sympathy to the victims and loved ones of the Pulse Night Club Massacre in Orlando, Florida.

Silvie Suri-Perez/ June 13, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Words cannot express the enormous sense of loss in our hearts tonight.  Almost a year to the day of the Charleston, South Carolina A.M.E. church shooting, we find ourselves again mourning the death of sisters and brothers because of hatred and Last night’s massacre at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida exposes the homophobia and transphobia which enforces heteronormativity

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African American Advisory Board Votes To Change Confederate Street Names

Silvie Suri-Perez/ June 7, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Hollywood, Fl. — The Black Lives Matter Alliance of Broward and Broward Green Party commend The City of Hollywood African American Advisory Board for voting in favor of changing the Confederate street names Forrest, Lee and Hood.  Eight board members met on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at Hollywood City Hall to discuss protocols and vote on changing the names. Various

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Broward Green Party Meeting: 4/9/2016

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Join us to plan for the upcoming Green Party of Florida primary, the GPFL Annual Membership Meeting in Tampa, our #TakeDownStreetNames campaign to remove Confederate soldiers’ names from Hollywood streets and the relaunch of our local’s web site. When: Saturday, April 9 at 5 PM – 6:30 PM Where: Joe’s Old School Pizza 1090 N Federal Hwy, Hollywood 33020 Facebook

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