In the Media

A New Party, With or Without Bernie – Huffington Post – 9/21/17

Whether or not Bernie joins the effort, progressives are ready for a new party that will truly represent them, rather than pay them lip service like the corporate Democrats have been doing for years. Read Gail McGowan Mellor’s complete article at the Huffington Post.

Sanders Supporters Committed to New Party Even Without Bernie – IVN – 9/18/17

Coverage of The People’s Convergence Conference, Draft Bernie Town Hall and the Draft Bernie movement. Read the article at IVN.us  

No one owns these voters.“Bernie can’t say, ‘Not me. Us,’ and then ignore us.” – Huffington Post – 9/16/17

Article analyzes the progressive voter, and how they cannot be controlled by a candidate nor either of the two corrupt, corporate parties. Read the article at Huffington Post

Draft Bernie for a People’s Party? Conference Attendees Say Yes – Truth Against the Machine – 9/13/17

Coverage of The People’s Convergence Conference weekend in Washington DC. Read the article at Truth Against the Machine

Interview with Nick Brana – The Ed Schultz Show on RT – 9/13/17

Democrats are facing rising discontent in their own ranks. The progressive organization “Draft Bernie for a People’s Party” gathered 50,000 signatures asking Bernie Sanders for leadership. Nick Brana, former Sanders campaign official and founder of the organization, joins “News with Ed” to discuss the goals of the group and the need for a true populist left. Watch…

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Interview with Nick Brana – The Ed Schultz Show – 9/12/17

Ed is joined by Nick Brana, founder of the Draft Bernie for the People’s party, to discuss the future of the progressive movement, and why Medicare for all will take third party pressure in the US. Listen to the Ed Schultz show

As Sanders focuses on single-payer health care, some activists want him to start a new party – Washington Post – 9/11/17

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.