Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Peace & Freedom Party: ”Roseanne Barr Does Not Speak For Us!”

Roseanne Barr
Independent Political Report

In 2012, Roseanne Barr sought the Green Party nomination for President. After losing to Dr Jill Stein at the Green Party national convention, Roseanne Barr sought and received the nomination of The Peace & Freedom Party, appearing on several state ballots and receiving just over 67,000 votes in the general election.  In light of recent statements by Roseanne Barr, the following statement has been issued on March 29, 2018 by The California Peace & Freedom Party, written by PFP State Chair Kevin Akin:
Roseanne Barr has been making statements over the last five years that sharply contradict the positions of our party and the beliefs of our members.  As she goes from insult to outrage, our party’s leaders wish we could go back to 2012 and nominate someone else for president, but history doesn’t work that way.  All we can do is make it very plain that she does not speak for us, and that we condemn her racism and her reactionary politics. 
For those interested in how she became our nominee in 2012, I am providing a brief account of that campaign, warts and all...
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