The Charleston County Green Party’s December meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 7pm at Earth Fare on Folly Road Blvd (in the South Windermere Plaza).  We’ll be in the cafe – please join us!

Charleston Green Party joins the NAACP’s protest of the Secession Ball!

The Sons of Confederate Veterans are celebrating the 150th anniversary of South Carolina’s secession from the Union and the start of the Civil War by holding a $100-a-ticket “Secession Ball”.  The NAACP will publicly protest this event by holding a candlelight vigil followed by a Mass Meeting.  The protest is themed “A Call for Unity: Don’t Celebrate Slavery and Terrorism”.

The Charleston Green Party will join the NAACP’s protest.  Park at the Emanuel AME Church at 110 Calhoun Street – please arrive by at 4:15pm.  The vigil will take place at 4:30pm at the Gaillard Auditorium.  At 6pm there will be a march from the auditorium to the Morris Brown AME Church followed by a Mass Meeting which will include a discussion and excerpts of the film The Birth of a Nation.  More info can be found here.