Month: April 2017

Dr. Cornel West and Draft Bernie Founder Nick Brana Invite Sen. Sanders to Town Hall

April 25, 2017 Dr. Cornel West and Draft Bernie Founder Nick Brana Invite Sen. Sanders to Town Hall (New York City) — The renowned professor and progressive activist Dr. Cornel West and Nick Brana, founder and director of Draft Bernie For A People’s Party, issued an invitation to Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) to a Town…

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Watch the Democracy Now interview with Dr. Cornel West and Draft Bernie’s Nick Braña

Just a day after endorsing the Draft Bernie campaign to convince Sen. Bernie Sanders to join the effort to bring about a new party,  Dr. Cornel West was joined by Draft Bernie founder Nick Braña on the set of Democracy Now news program to discuss why this movement is important and to announce its  next…

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Dr. Cornel West Endorses the Movement to Draft Bernie For A People’s Party

April 24, 2017 Dr. Cornel West Endorses the Movement to Draft Bernie For A People’s Party (WASHINGTON, D.C.) — The renowned professor, activist, author, and provocative intellectual Dr. Cornel West has endorsed the new campaign to draft Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) to create a people’s party. “The neoliberal vision of the Democratic party has run…

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National Organizing Call – 4/21/17

  On this week’s call, Araquel Bloss, founder of the Progressive Independent Party (PIP), spoke about the importance of Draft Bernie and forming a third party that is free of corporate influence. She stated that PIP has several progressive events posted on their website. Next, Dustin Hansen, Kentucky state leader, told us that with just…

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National Draft Bernie Organizing Call – 4/13/2017

This week we were joined by two rising progressive stars. Leading Latino activist Cesar Vargas and founder and host of Act Out! on Free Speech TV, Eleanor Goldfield. State Field Organizer Bill Kildell told us what is going on in Washington to promote Draft Bernie to the local Democrats. Then Draft Bernie Founder Nick Brana…

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