The Gist

Jill Stein Pitches a Green Foreign Policy

The Green Party presidential candidate says de-escalating tensions with Russia should be our top priority. And neither major party candidate is up to the job.

Gist host Mike Pesca meets Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein.

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On The Gist, Green Party candidate Jill Stein lays out her foreign policy. She debates Mike Pesca about Hillary Clinton, Yemen, and America’s use of force. Stein believes the United States is closer to nuclear war than ever, including the Cold War. She explains how de-escalating nuclear tensions with Russia should take priority, and how neither of the major party candidates is up to the job. This year marks Stein’s second run for the presidency.

You can read a transcript of Mike’s conversation with Dr. Stein here.

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