(ADVISORY) Dr. Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala, the 2012 Green Party presidential and vice-presidential nominees, will unveil the Green Shadow Cabinet this coming Monday, April 22nd, Earth Day at www.GreenShadowCabinet.US. The Cabinet will operate in the tradition of shadow cabinets in other countries, such as the United Kingdom and France, responding to actions of the government in office, and demonstrating that another government is possible.
Dr. Stein and Ms. Honkala will offer a national teleconference briefing at 1pm Eastern time on Monday. Members of the newsmedia are invited to register for the teleconference by clicking here.
The Green Shadow Cabinet includes over 80 prominent scientists, community and labor leaders, physicians, cultural workers, veterans, and more, and will provide an ongoing opposition and alternative voice to the dysfunctional government in Washington D.C..
Throughout Earth Week next week, members of the Cabinet will release statements on urgent issues facing the nation. Members of the media interested in carrying Green Shadow Cabinet opeds should contact us.