I love the Greens and what they stand for, but sometimes their level of competence really tries my patience.
Couldn't say it much better myself.
At some point, if you are both serious and idealistic about wanting to be more than just a protest vote, you have to build organization and recruit better candidates to make that happen.
Also, to riff on the link inside the pull quote from Perry?
Reality-based applies to more than just climate change and opposing wars. It includes not being anti-vaxxer or things like that.