Green Party nominee for President, Dr. Jill Stein, will kick off her campaign swing through Texas in El Paso this Friday.
Dr. Stein will be campaigning in Texas Friday, October 14th through Monday, October 17th.
All appearances will include speeches from Dr. Stein and regional, downticket green candidates, performances and presentations from local activists, candidates and musicians.
According to her campaign website, Dr. Stein “is a mother, an organizer, physician, and pioneering environmental-health advocate. She has helped lead initiatives to fight environmental racism and injustice, to promote healthy communities, to strengthen local green economies and to revitalize democracy. She has helped win victories in campaign finance reform, racially-just redistricting, green jobs, and the cleanup of incinerators, coal plants, and toxic threats.”
Dr. Stein was also a principal organizer for the Global Climate Convergence for People, Planet and Peace over Profit.
All events will include audience Q&A with Dr. Stein.
EL PASO – Friday, Oct. 14th, 6:30 – 8:30 pm — Café Mayapan
WHO: Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential nominee; Martina Salinas (TX Railroad Commission candidate), Mary L. Gourdoux (US Rep. D16 candidate) & Rodolfo Rivera Muñoz (TX Supreme Court candidate). Performance by Louie Kuauhtlatoa. Roundtable on borderland issues will take place prior to the event (5:30pm). Spanish translation provided.
WHERE: Café Mayapan, 2000 Texas St., El Paso, 79901
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 14th, 6:30-8:30pm
HOUSTON – Saturday, Oct. 15th, 2 – 7 pm — Last Concert Cafe
WHO: Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential nominee and local/regional candidates. Interactive event painting, music, open mic, and audience Q&A.
WHERE: Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance St., Houston, 77002
WHEN: Saturday, October 15th, 2-7pm; Jill Stein to speak at 4:50 pm
SAN ANTONIO – Sunday, Oct. 16th, 4-7 pm — Galeria EVA
WHO: Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential nominee, along with local/regional candidates.
WHERE: Galeria EVA, 3412 S. Flores St, 78204
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 17th, 4-7pm
AUSTIN – Monday, Oct. 17th, 6:30 – 9 pm — Huston-Tillotson Univ./King-Seabrook Chapel
WHO: Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential nominee; MC’s Confuscious Jones and Tia Williams, co-hosts of FYO podcast; singer Shante and poetry slam artists; along with candidates Ashely “Flashe” Gordon (Travis County Commissioner, Pct. 1 candidate) and Katija Gruene (HD 51 candidate), both co-chairs of Travis County Green Party, Adam King Blackwell Reposa (TX Court of Criminal Appeals); Rodolfo Rivera Muñoz (TX Supreme Court); Adam Michael Greeley (TX HD 46 candidate) and Debbie Russell (Travis Co. Sheriff candidate). ASL & Spanish translation provided.
WHERE: Huston-Tillotsen University, King-Seabrook Chapel, 900 Chicon St., Austin, 78702
WHEN: Monday, Oct. 17th, 6:30 – 9pm