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« on: May 18, 2007, 06:45:50 pm »
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An inverse to the other thread, I'm surprised I will be the one to start it..

Anyway, Idealism would be the obvious thing.
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« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2007, 01:58:27 am »
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The fact that our party has yet to waver in the face of public opinion.
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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2007, 05:11:21 pm »
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There are relatively few of them.
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« Reply #3 on: May 21, 2007, 08:39:39 am »
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They are for the enviroment.
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« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2007, 06:07:26 pm »
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They are for the enviroment.

that about sums it up.  Definitely, better than those politicians that claim "we need to take action against the environment".  I would never vote for them.  I do like how the Greens (in America) are most grassroots and more honest.  I don't care for their means of accomplishing action though.
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« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2007, 06:55:51 pm »
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I appreciate their commitment towards achieving social justice.
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« Reply #6 on: May 22, 2007, 02:25:42 pm »
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The Green party supports peace and democratic reform.
They offer an alternative to the two corrupt corporate parties.
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« Reply #7 on: May 24, 2007, 09:25:50 pm »
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They're not Republicans and can be convinced to vote Democrat. Tongue
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« Reply #8 on: May 27, 2007, 01:45:10 am »
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I think that the party has some interesting applications in urban areas - I'd rather see them as an urban planning/environmental lobbying party.
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« Reply #9 on: May 27, 2007, 06:02:28 pm »
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They're almost dead in Minnesota.
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« Reply #10 on: July 04, 2007, 11:47:55 am »
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They usually have the best drugs.
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« Reply #11 on: July 04, 2007, 06:47:17 pm »
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Their party chose the same color as the back of dollar bills Grin.
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« Reply #12 on: July 05, 2007, 12:57:08 am »
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lots of things.

One of the main things is they're honest about who they are.

In Nebraska most democrats would never take an NPAT test or anything like that because they don't want the conservatives to rally around them on issues like abortion or gay marriage(or the iraq war when it was popular). Greens tend to want open government much more often also.
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« Reply #13 on: July 05, 2007, 01:45:39 am »
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That unlike most major party candidates, Greens embrace their inner crazy while campaigning, rather than hiding it away until after they're elected.
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« Reply #14 on: March 12, 2012, 11:19:42 pm »
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Green is their official color.
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« Reply #15 on: March 16, 2012, 08:50:12 am »
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More honest than most politicians
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« Reply #16 on: June 02, 2012, 12:30:31 am »
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They're to the left of other mainstream US parties.

I've considered joining the Green Party only due to the distinct lack of decent revolutionary socialist parties in the US, out of hope that other revolutionary socialists will have done the same.
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« Reply #17 on: June 02, 2012, 12:41:17 am »
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They're for marriage equality, proportional representation, a sensible trade policy, and are to the left of the Democrats on labor rights. Those are things I can respect. Unfortunately just about everything else they're in favor of is downright mad.
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