VIDEO: Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential Candidate, Speaking in Tennessee
The Middle Tennessee branch of Solidarity recently sponsored a presentation by Jill Stein, the Green Party candidate for President. She spoke at Middle Tennessee State University.
Stein and her running mate, Cheri Honkala, are running on a "Green New Deal" platform, which calls for a federal work program to address the on-going jobs crisis and to begin the transition to a more sustainable economy. For more perspectives on the 2012 elections and the Green Party, check out Solidarity's statement on the elections and a report on the Green Party presidential campaign featured in Against the Current.
If you'd like to jump ahead to the main presentation, Stein begins speaking a 6:10.