03 Nov 2014

NPA Candidate Rankings: 2014

By Anthony Noel NPA Volunteer More than 10 months ago, when these elections were on barely anyone’s mind, The New Progressive Alliance’s Ed Griffith had already been hard at work on them. Besides being a prolific contributor to the NPA Blog – where he has amassed more than 5,000 references

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02 Nov 2014

The Men From Maine

Our series profiling independent and alt-party candidates for seats in Tuesday’s election who have endorsed the New Progressive Alliance’s Unified Platform concludes. An introductory piece is here. By Anthony Noel NPA Volunteer They’ve been down this road before, Asher Platts and Daniel Stromgren. And both will tell you: Persistence pays off. Stromgren has

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27 Oct 2014

A Green Alternative for New York Workers

Our series profiling independent and alt-party candidates for seats in the November election who have endorsed the New Progressive Alliance’s Unified Platform continues. An introductory piece is here. by Andy McCoy NPA Volunteer New York Green Party gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins and the man running to be his lieutenant, Brian Jones, are offering

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26 Oct 2014

Hensel Doesn’t Get Mad, Might Get Even

Our series profiling independent and alt-party candidates for seats in the November election who have endorsed the New Progressive Alliance’s Unified Platform continues. An introductory piece is here. By Anthony Noel NPA Volunteer Tell Robin Hensel “You can’t fight City Hall” and she’ll probably laugh in your face. Hensel’s been doing it successfully

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08 Oct 2014

Occupy Defense Attorney Seeks U.S. House Seat (OH-12)

Our series profiling independent and alt-party candidates for seats in the November election who have endorsed the New Progressive Alliance’s Unified Platform continues. An introductory piece is here. by Andy McCoy NPA Volunteer Bob Hart, the Green Party candidate running for U.S. House from Ohio’s 12th District, may be in

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17 Sep 2014

Swinging for the Fences

Our series profiling independent and alt-party candidates for seats in the November election who have endorsed the New Progressive Alliance’s Unified Platform continues. An introductory piece is here. By Andrew McCoy NPA Volunteer Gary Swing of Colorado believes it’s time for Progressive candidates to raise the stakes, and again this

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05 Sep 2014

FL Governor’s Race: The Man With a Plan

Our series profiling independent and alt-party candidates for seats in the November election who have endorsed the New Progressive Alliance’s Unified Platform continues. An introductory piece is here. By Anthony Noel NPA Communications Director As the Rick Scott and Charlie Crist elephant-and-jackass show gathers steam in Florida, a candidate who

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02 Sep 2014

PCA “Truth Teller” Seeks Texas Ag Post

This is the first in a series of posts profiling independent and alt-party candidates who have endorsed the Unified Platform and are seeking office this fall. An introductory piece is here. By Anthony Noel NPA Communications Director As 2008 became 2009, nine people died and more than 700 were sickened

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30 Aug 2014

40 Million Freed From Two-Party Trap!

Well that was quick. One more long weekend and it’s “Adieu, summer.” Meaning of course that next week, what we’ve increasingly taken to calling “silly season” begins. Its bombast will scream from our TVs and radios when we wake Tuesday morning, and it won’t stop for the next two months.

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09 May 2012

Stein Endorses Unified Progressive Platform

Received late last night by the New Progressive Alliance via email, from Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein: 8 May 2012 To: New Progressive Alliance From: Jill Stein Subject: Endorsement of NPA Platform This is to confirm that as a candidate for President I endorse the platform of the New

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