ENG: Alejandro "Alex" Mendoza (born April 25, 1977) is an American ex-Marine, owner of a lawn care business and democratic socialist politician from Dallas, Texas who is the vice presidential candidate for the 2012 elections, with the nomination of the Socialist Party USA. Mendoza, of Texas, is running with Stewart Alexander of California for President. Mendoza is currently serving as the State Chair for the Socialist Party of Texas.
Mendoza was born in Riverside, California to parents who immigrated from Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico. Mendoza graduated from Palm Springs High School in 1995. Shorty after graduation, Mendoza joined the United State Marine Corps for four years, and served with the most decorated regiment in the Marine Corps, the 5th Marine Regiment. Mendoza moved to ...
... National Convention in LA, CA to represent the party as its presidential ticket on October 15, 2011. Stewart Alexander is a working man from Los Angeles, CA and Alex Mendoza is a self-employed lan , positive
... Could Extend Past 2015
To clearly define the needs of working people and to establish a new social and economic order, Stewart Alexander says he would commission an Occupy Wall Street Council. The OWS Council would be comprised of thousands of working people from local communities, states and throughout the nation. Alexander emphasized his choice to head this national council would be peace activist Cindy Sheehan. Alexander says, â€œIt is my hope that the Occupy Wall Street movement and the OWS Council will help establish true democracy in America.
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SPNYC Membership Meeting [ August 30, 2013; 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Join the next Socialist Party of NYC meeting:
Friday, August 30th, 7:30-8:30 pm
339 Lafaytte St (buzzer #11) Manhattan,
New York, NY 10012 [get google directions]
If you are new or have general questions about the SP-USA/SP-NYC please stop by at 7 pm and ring buzzer 7.
Congratulations to Kshama Sawant and her campaign via Facebook
The Socialist Party USA would like to congratulate Kshama Sawant and her campaign to win a seat on Seattle’s City Council. Challenging the two-party stranglehold on electoral politics as an openly socialist candidate requires tremendous courage and dedication. The fact that Kshama stands poised to claim victory is nothing short of astounding and should [...]
SPNYC Monthly Meeting and Teleconference [ June 28, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Once a month we come together to discuss our organizing projects, make plans for future events and get ready to support demonstrations and events on the left in New York City. This month we will be joined by Greg Pason, National Secretary and Pat Noble, National Treasurer for a discussion of the upcoming Socialist Party [...]
Statement from SPUSA Co-Chairs After a Successful National Convention from The Socialist
As the newly elected Chairs of the Socialist Party USA, we are thrilled to report that the National Convention in New York City was a success in both productivity and spirit. The Convention passed a Plan of Action strategy, heavily focused on enhancing intra-Party communication and offering support to our electoral candidates, which [...]