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Standing with the Students Standing with Gaza

Last week, students at UW-Madison, UW-Milwaukee, and other Wisconsin campuses joined thousands of students and faculty at college campuses across the country taking a stand with the people of Palestine, particularly the people under siege in Gaza. We stand with them, especially those who have been arrested, beaten and jailed for their participation in these encampments at UW-Madison, Columbia University, UCLA, Portland State, and elsewhere. Continue reading

Wisconsin Green Party Responds to New Legislative Maps

The Wisconsin Green Party (WIGP) welcomes the new legislative maps recently signed by Governor Evers. We recognize that these maps can help put an end to the Republican gerrymandering that has distorted the representation of the people of Wisconsin during the past decade. We believe that these maps are fairer and more accurate than the previous ones, and that they will give more voice and choice to Wisconsin voters in upcoming elections. Continue reading

Wisconsin Green Party 2023 Internal Election Results

Results of the 2023 Wisconsin Green Party Officer, Coordinating Council, and National Committee Elections, and Bylaw amendment proposals. Continue reading

2023 WIGP Officer and Representative Candidate Information

Each year, members of the Wisconsin Green Party elect party officers, representatives and delegates.  We have included some information about this year's candidates. Candidates must be current Wisconsin Green Party members in good standing to be eligible for election. Any information the candidates provide will be included in their profiles, as well as any statements of endorsement a candidate may have received. Continue reading

Four Lakes Green Party Co-Chairs respond to Capitol Times Op-Ed

Spencer Black's June 27, 2023 opinion piece labels Cornel West’s third-party presidential campaign as “misguided,” citing Ralph Nader’s 2000 presidential campaign as an instance of how a Green Party presidential candidate can “spoil” elections for Democrats. Black asserts that Nader "took enough votes away from Gore to elect Bush," attributing Gore's loss in Florida, and consequently the election, to Nader's influence. Continue reading

Wisconsin's Air Quality Crisis

The recent air quality crisis in Wisconsin has brought to the forefront the urgent need for sustainable solutions to environmental challenges. The Wisconsin Green Party is deeply concerned about the health and environmental impacts of this crisis and calls for immediate action to address the root causes of such environmental disasters. Continue reading

Ensuring Education Equality in Wisconsin: Responding to Discrimination in Voucher Schools

Today, we wish to address a critical issue brought to light by a recent article in Wisconsin Watch, titled "Wisconsin Voucher Schools: Discrimination Against LGBTQ+ and Students with Disabilities". As a party that proudly upholds social justice, we cannot remain silent in the face of these disturbing revelations. The publicly-funded voucher schools fostering an environment of discrimination against LGBTQ+ students and those with disabilities directly contravene the foundational principles of fairness, respect, and equality that we, as Wisconsinites, strive to uphold. Continue reading

Wisconsin Green Party Holds Productive Spring Gathering with Focus on Housing Crisis

On May 20, 2023, the Wisconsin Green Party (WIGP) held its Spring Gathering from 12 PM – 3 PM. The event covered a range of important topics and updates for party members, as well as a panel discussion entitled, “Housing is a Human Right.” Continue reading

Remembering May 18, 1964: How Milwaukee Students Stood Up Against Injustice

Today, we commemorate a monumental chapter in the civil rights movement of Wisconsin that occurred 59 years ago. On May 18, 1964, students from Milwaukee schools participated in the first boycott of the city's public schools. This bold act of civil disobedience brought local and national attention to the glaring educational inequality in Milwaukee. Continue reading

Housing Is A Human Right: The Wisconsin Green Party's Vision

On May 20, 2023, when we gather for the Wisconsin Green Party's Spring Gathering under the theme "Housing is a Human Right", it's important to take a moment to appreciate the profound significance of these words. Housing is more than just a place to rest your head, it's a fundamental human need that affects every aspect of our lives, from health and safety to opportunities and social mobility. Continue reading