Current Issues

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Current Green Party of Washington Issues

Use the following links to learn about these issues and take action! Please wear your Green Party t-shirt and/or pin when you attend demonstrations, work parties, and meetings.

ECOLOGY

Champion the rights of nature

Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund

Earth Law Center

Support and create ongoing community action to limit climate change

Protectors of the Salish Sea

This is Zero Hour

Extinction Rebellion

Climate Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy

350.org

Fridays for Future

Youth v Gov

Climate Central

Continue monitoring and lobbying for cleanup of contaminated sites including Hanford and the Duwamish River

Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition

Hanford Challenge

Oppose development and distribution of fracked gas, LNG (liquid natural gas with methane), coal, and oil  

Puyallup Tribe

Redefine Tacoma

Recognize and honor Native American cultures and traditions in caring for the earth 

Unist’ot’en | Heal the People, Heal the Land

Protectors of the Salish Sea

Real Rent Duwamish

Indigenous Environmental Network

DamSense | Breach the Lower Snake River Dams

SOCIAL AND RACIAL JUSTICE

Ensure public safety; defund police and overhaul the criminal justice system; invest in Black and Indigenous community organizations

Not This Time

Black Lives Matter – Seattle-King County

Decriminalize Seattle

King County Equity Now

No New Youth Jail

Got Green

Reform our state’s regressive tax structure; institute fair corporate tax programs

Economic Opportunity Institute

Tax Amazon

Protect worker’s rights; support cooperatives, fair trade practices and unionization

Climate Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy

Establish state-wide, well-funded, free public education through college

League of Education Voters of Washington

Support state-wide, single-payer universal healthcare; ensure women’s reproductive rights and healthcare for all

Whole Washington

Health Care for All – Washington

Stand up for immigrant rights and oppose discriminatory legislation

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

American Civil Liberties Union

Support public utilities, schools, transportation, and communication networks/broadband

Power to the Public – Thurston County

East King County Public Utility District

Transit Riders Union

Establish publicly-owned banks for government funds

Washington Public Bank Coalition

NONVIOLENCE

Monitor and work against nuclear and military contracts

World Beyond War

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Earthcare Not Warfare

Oppose electronic warfare training in Olympic National Park

Sound Defense Alliance

DEMOCRACY

Replace winner-takes-all elections with ranked choice voting (RCV), preferential voting, proportional representation, and other alternative voting systems

Fix Democracy First

Fairvote WA

Center for Election Science

League of Women Voters of Washington

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