[SFGP] Greenzine - Forum on Women and Politics, KPFA board election

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Sat Nov 24 10:39:56 PST 2012

Dear Greens,

The San Francisco Green Party invites you to a community forum on Women,
Politics and Activism in San Francisco.

Saturday, December 1
4:30 - 6:30 PM (doors open at 6:15)
The Women's Building Auditorium; 3543 18th Street between Valencia &
Guerrero Streets in San Francisco.
Child Care available*
FREE (a small donation may be suggested)

* - For more information or to arrange child care, call Erika at 415-337-1499.

A diverse group of female panelists will speak. The public is also
invited to make comments and ask questions as part of a respectful

Confirmed speakers include:
Christina Olague
Nicole Derse
Kim-Shree Maufus
Marie Harrison
Helen Grieco
Terry Baum
Susan Miller
Poetry reading by Yolanda Catzalco
The panel will be moderated by Erika McDonald.


Our monthly meeting will be this Wednesday, November 28, from 7-9 pm.
Location:  El Cafetazo 3087 16th Street, San Francisco CA 94110

Agenda items:

Election recap
Fundraising/outreach/literature strategy discussion
Planning holiday party/event
Green response to latest Israel/Palestine violence

We hold regular monthly meetings on the 4th Wednesday of every month;
locations vary, but are announced in our newsletter and in the
"events" section on the left side of this page. New members are
welcome to join us! The agendas are generally set about a week in
advance; to suggest items for an upcoming meeting, email the County
Council at cc at sfgreens.org.


For those who are members of the community radio station KPFA, the SF
Green Party has endorsed the "United for Community Radio" slate of
candidates in the Local Station Board elections.

If you're a member, you should have received a ballot in the mail by
now.  Your ballot is due in New York by December 11. It will be
competing with holiday mail traffic to get there, so please send it

The UCR slate includes SF Green Party member (and former County
Council member) Ramses Teon-Nichols, as well as East Bay Green Party
members Larry Shoup, Samsarah Morgan, and Kate Tanaka!

Our full list of endorsed candidates:

Andrea Pritchett - Incumbent board member, community activist,
teacher, Copwatch founder

Beth Seligman - JD, vegetarian occupier, permaculturist and writer

David Roach - Founder of Oakland International Film Festival and Mo
Betta Foods

David Welsh - Labor organizer, delegate SF Labor Council, Haiti Action
Committee, Occupy Oakland occupier

Karen Pickett - Environmental and community activist, writer and editor

Kate Tanaka - Incumbent board member, community activist, Green Party

Laurence Shoup - Author "Rulers and Rebels" & other books, Green Party
stalwart, Longtime community and people's movement activist

Oriana Saportas - Community & Labor activist, former KPFA Local
Election Supervisor

Ramses Teon-Nichols - Organizing Committee Chair of Local SEIU 1021
and member of SF Green Party

Samsarah Morgan - Oakland Green Party, Occupy Oakland Activist, writer
on birth health and family

Staff Candidates (KPFA staff can vote for these positions):

David Landau - Co-host "Weekend News"

Joy Moore - Apprenticeship Program instructor, phone room supervisor

Frank Sterling - Board Operator, Apprenticeship Program instructor


Paid contractor wanted: SF Green Party Fundraiser/Volunteer Coordinator
(a part time independent contractor (1099) position):



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