The national conference call on Thursday, Sept., 14 was our 27th weekly call! We are proud to announce that the People’s Convergence Conference was a great success! We began on Friday with the rally on the National Mall followed by the trek to the Dirksen Senate Office Building where we crammed into Bernie’s office and…
On Wednesday, Sept. 6, we held our 26th weekly national conference call where we talked about final plans as we head into the People’s Convergence Conference on Sept. 8-10 at American University in Washington DC! The weekend will begin on Friday afternoon with a rally and delivery of 50,000 petition signatures to Bernie’s office. The…
Theresa Joey interviews attendees of the Rally and covers the petitions being delivered to the office of Bernie Sanders.
Coverage of the People’s Convergence Conference, including the Rally on the Mall, petition delivery to Senator Sanders’ office and Draft Bernie Town Hall. Full article can be read here.
On this episode of Watching The Hawks, Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace invite Nick Brana, founder of the Draft Bernie for a People’s Party movement, to discuss third party politics and the People’s Convergence Conference.
The Real News Network interviews Kshama Sawant and Nick Brana, along with Draft Bernie supporters, at the rally in DC en route to delivering petitions to the Senate office of Bernie Sanders. Read the transcript and watch the video.
Coverage of the Seattle area People’s Party, a branch of the national Draft Bernie effort, and the upcoming People’s Convergence Conference. http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-seattle-peoples-party-20170907-story.html
Green Party distributes a press release imploring the Draft Bernie movement to “Go Green,” published in Common Dreams. https://www.commondreams.org/newswire/2017/09/06/green-party-draft-bernie-organizers-hoping-launch-new-party-go-green
Independent Voter Network, ivn.us, explores the Draft Bernie movement, the emergence of a potential third party movement to replace the Democratic Party, and The People’s Convergence Conference. https://ivn.us/2017/09/01/democratic-party-replaced/