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Chris Robinson is a graduate of Central High School (#219) in Philadelphia, PA. He lives in Germantown and is an at-large member of the Green Party of Philadelphia (www.gpop.org) City Committee. Chris Robinson is also a member of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1776, and the steering committee of Philly against War (www.phillyagainstwar.org).

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Thursday, March 6, 2014      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Greens elect new leaders in Philadelphia
Members of the Green Party of Philadelphia (GPOP) have elected new leaders for 2014

Saturday, July 6, 2013      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Green Party Members Criticize Philadelphia City Council
Philadelphia Greens criticise City Council for going on vacation without funding the public schools.

Friday, May 31, 2013      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Philly Green Party Endorses Campaign to Stop Drone Command Center in Horsham, PA
The members of the Green Party of Philadelphia have endorsed the Campaign to Stop a Drone Command Center in the Philadelphia suburbs.

Saturday, March 9, 2013      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
PA Greens Oppose Privatization of Public Assets
(1 comments) The Green Party is the only political party to oppose Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett's rampant privatization scheme.

Saturday, November 24, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Living Under Drones!
A report on drone assassinations in Pakistan given to Univ. of PA audience, where drone research is very profitable.

Sunday, November 18, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
How to End Fracking
(3 comments) "How to End Fracking" was a discussion at Green Night Out on November 10.

Thursday, October 4, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Money Out of Politics
(1 comments) A discussion of ways to get money out of politics by Alex Sheppard, organizer for Rootstrikers.org.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Philly Greens Hold Kickoff for Presidential Campaign
Green Party of Philadelphia holds campaign kickoff for 2012 Presidential Election, featuring Vice Presidential candidate Cheri Honkala.

Saturday, August 4, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Single-Payer Healthcare after the Supreme Court Decision
(1 comments) "We need single-payer healthcare if our nation is to solve the three major problems of the economy, unemployment and the deficit," said Dr. Walter Tsou, former Philadelphia Health Commissioner.

Sunday, June 10, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Why Unions are Losing the Class War
(5 comments) A labor activist describes what unions are doing wrong.

Saturday, May 19, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
1776 Revolution Much Like Occupy Movement
An Occupy activists explains the similarities between the Occupy Movement and the 1776 American Revolution.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Occupy the Voting Booth
International People's Democratic Uhuru Movement meets with the Green Party of Philadelphia.

Monday, March 26, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Rally to Save the Home of Germantown Musician
Neighbors fight foreclosure and eviction in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA.

Thursday, March 1, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Philadelphia Greens Elect New City Committee
Members of the Green Party of Philadelphia, PA, have elected a new City Committee (leadership). Find out more here.

Friday, February 17, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Philadelphia City Commission Welcomes Green Party
New City Commissioners are improving Philadelphia's elections, including an open door to the Green Party.

Thursday, February 16, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Earned Sick Days in Philladelphia
Forty percent of workers receive no paid sick days. This creates a health problem for other employees and the customers they serve. What can activists do about this problem?

Saturday, December 3, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Greens Support Phila. Same-sex Bill
The Green Party of Phila. has endorsed City Council Bill 11057, which will require contractors to provide equal benefits for same-sex couples.

Saturday, November 19, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
GREEN NIGHT OUT: Cars and Capitalism
(6 comments) Bianca Mugyenyi and Yves Engler present the case against the auto.

Friday, October 28, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Philly Greens Call Curfew, "new Jim Crow"
Philadelphia's Green Party opposes the Democratic Party's attempt to criminalize youth through harsh curfew and stop-and-frisk policies.

Thursday, October 27, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Pa Greens Urge Closing 9 Nuclear Reactors
Pennsylvania Greens have demanded the closing of all nine PA nuclear reactors to improve health and safety.

Wednesday, October 12, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
PA Greens endorse Occupy Movement
The Steering Committee of the Green Party of Pennsylvania has endorsed the Occupy Movement and has urged Green Party members to participate in the Occupy Movement.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
PA Green Party Opposes Privatization of Wine and Spirit Shops
(2 comments) Pennsylvania Green Party opposes privatization of Wine and Spirit Shops because it is part of the nationwide Republican attack on unions.

Sunday, August 14, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Philly Greens Oppose Philly's Stop-and-Frisk
Philadelphia's stop-and-frisk program is a violation of citizens' Constitutional Rights. Green Party members in Philadelphia have a solution.

Saturday, July 16, 2011      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Wholesale Election Theft Always Favors the Republicans
(1 comments) Josh Mitteldorf led a discussion of computer election theft with a group of Philadelphia Green Party members and their friends. Mitteldorf concluded, ""Wholesale election theft in the U.S. is now institutionalized and systematic, and it always favors the Republicans."

Thursday, October 28, 2010      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Northwest Greens endorses boycott of Sabra and Tribe Hummus
Philadelphia neighborhood organization endorses boycott of Sabra and Tribe Hummus in support of Palestinian freedom.

Monday, October 18, 2010      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Peace demonstration in Philly, 10/16/2010
Activists marched through Philadelphia, PA, on October 16, demanding an end to the U.S. occupation of Afghanistan and Iraq.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Nelson Mandela Peace Event, 7/18, 2:00 p.m.
Monthy peace vigils continue near the home of Senator Arlen Specter (D?-PA). This takes place on the birthday of Nelson Mandela, leader of the struggle against South Africa's apartheid (segregation).

Sunday, June 6, 2010      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Muhammad Ali Peace Event, June 20
Monthly peace vigils at the home of Sen. Arlen Specter continue. 26 peace groups involved.

Saturday, May 29, 2010      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Who won the Primary Election?
Plurality voting leads to poor results. Why instant runoff voting is better. Includes examples from May 18, 2010, Pennsylvania primary election.