Jill Stein

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Stein or Supreme: What kind of voter am I?

I'm an Italian Bostonian from Korean Queens who's embarrassed by Caucasian corniness and loves soul food. Race isn't my big issue, though; I despise Glenn Beck and Tyler Perry equally, adore Chris Rock and Jerry Seinfeld, and loathe both Mitt Romney a
Scream On
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  November 02, 2012


The Gallup polling company last week released a report saying Americans' trust in the mass media hit a new low this year.
Press releases
By JEFF INGLIS  |  September 28, 2012

Stein's back

I didn't know she was here, but I'll be voting for her [Jill Stein] because neither major party gives a shit about me.
Letters to the Boston editors, September 14, 2012
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  September 14, 2012

Letters to the Boston editors, September 7, 2012

Jill Stein has not called for the dismantling of the CIA, the DHS, or the NSS.
Speak Up
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  September 07, 2012

The Hipster Candidate

Stein has spent the past decade hammering inequities that the increasingly broke public claims it wants corrected." Truly, she's the hipster candidate.
Letters to the Boston Phoenix editors, August 31, 2012
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  August 31, 2012

Yet another Jill Stein puff piece

I meant for this to be a hatchet job — with the silver noggin of Jill Stein, the Green Party nominee for president of the United States, on the butcher block.
Or, how I learned to stop worrying and vote third party
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  August 24, 2012

Q&A #2: Mass. Greens

Via email, "Steve" asks:  David, what advice would you give Jill Stein and the Greens- What do they need to do to breakthrough and win...
By David S. Bernstein  |  March 18, 2011

Q&A #6: Mass. Guv Predix

"KC" asks: Who do you think will win the governor's race? What do you think the final breakdown will be? For quite some time, I've...
By David S. Bernstein  |  October 15, 2010

Purple Mass Group

There's a message in how Governor Deval Patrick and Charlie Baker laugh off Tim Cahill's venom in the gubernatorial debates: neither Republicans nor Democrats are sweating their Independent rival in the 2010 election.
Massachusetts has more Independent voters — and candidates — than ever. Will they ever make a difference?
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  October 08, 2010

The Deliberation Will Not Be Televised (Dispatch from Today's Lt. Governor Debate)

  The funniest thing about lieutenant governor races is that candidates don't have their own placards. Instead, their name is a footnote on lawn signs...
By Chris Faraone  |  September 22, 2010

A Little Empathy, Please?

The new Suffolk/Ch.7 poll just out shows the Massachusetts governor's race pretty much where it was in May: Deval Patrick leads with 42%, Charlie Baker...
By David S. Bernstein  |  September 21, 2010


Fresh air does wonders in politics

Overwhelming local support for a nonbinding ballot initiative indicates that a push for a greener future may have legs.
Green Grassroots Effort
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  November 12, 2008

Ask Spin Cycle

Here at the Global Worldwide Headquarters of “Spin Cycle,” up to several letters have poured in during the past few days seeking our sage advice on all things electoral.
Campaign advice for the vote-lorn
By JOHN CARROLL  |  October 25, 2006

She’s number four

Grace Ross is dressing me down. “You didn’t do your homework,” says Ross, the Green-Rainbow Party’s candidate for governor, her tone a mix of disappointment and frustration.
Can Grace Ross get a little respect?
By ADAM REILLY  |  September 27, 2006