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Real grassroots politics

In the past decade, I've been reassessing my party affiliation. Formerly, a Democrat but in the last election of 2008, I voted Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala (Green Party). I didn't think they got a fair share of press, as they were not represented in any of the debates:
http://www.jill2016.com/openthedebatespetiton It was probably because she attended an Occupy rally and was arrested:
http://www.democracynow.org/2012/10/17/green_partys_jill_stein_cheri_honkala
http://www.greenpartywatch.org/tag/occupy-wall-street/

As I was walking in Harlem, I came across this candidate:
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and checked out his brochure (front/back):
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He passed the SCRIE bill in 2002:
https://www1.nyc.gov/site/finance/benefits/landlords-scrie.page
SCRIE is an acronym for "Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption" (SCRIE) Program

If you're concerned about the cost of housing, then:

On Tuesday, June 28th, let's fight right along with him. Vote Adam Clayton Powell for Congress.

--Mary Sweeting, Jose Rivera and Christina Johnson

Unfortunately, I wasn't able to attend his event this last weekend, Saturday, May 14th, 2:00pm-4:00pm at the Harlem Repertory Theater, 240 E. 123rd St. @2nd Ave. However, if you did, please blog about it, and I'll publish your urls in this post. Thanks!

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