Progressive activist Nick Brana and conservative strategist Salvator La Mastra debate free speech on college campuses and the student debt crisis. Watch the episode here.
Coming off the successful Convergence Conference in Washington D.C., Nick Brana and Myrna Lim discuss Nick’s organization’s next steps in helping to organize a major new party that recent polls show the progressive majority of Americans want.
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.
Coverage of The People’s Convergence Conference, Draft Bernie Town Hall and the Draft Bernie movement. Read the article at IVN.us
Theresa Joey interviews attendees of the Rally and covers the petitions being delivered to the office of Bernie Sanders.
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
Coverage of The People’s Convergence Conference weekend in Washington DC. Read the article at Truth Against the Machine
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…
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
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.