The following is an excerpt from The Highland Park Planet originally published on November 1, 2016
Highland Park’s popular social justice activist Rev. Seth Kaper-Dale , co-pastor of the Reformed Church of Highland Park (RCHP), will be the Green Party of New Jersey’s 2017 candidate for governor of New Jersey. The formal announcement will take place at the Green Party Town Hall event featuring Dr. Jill Stein on Friday, November 4, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Conference Center in University Hall at Montclair State University. Rev. Kaper-Dale will be featured, along with other Green Party candidates and officials.
“We are extremely proud to have Seth Kaper-Dale at the top of our slate of candidates in next year’s statewide elections,” said Julie Saporito-Acuña, Chair of the Green Party of New Jersey. “Through his sincere and impassioned devotion to ideals that the Green Party of New Jersey holds dear, we hope to focus the discourse of next year’s election cycle on the issues that other parties have neglected for far too long.” Committed to upholding, defending and promoting the principles of peace, ecology, social justice, and democracy, the Green Party of New Jersey is the statewide affiliate of the Green Party of the United States. website at www.gpnj.org.