Draft Bernie

Let’s give Bernie signature numbers he cannot say no to

Help collect signatures and pass out literature and Draft Bernie paraphernalia. This event will be at CSUN, California State University, Northridge on August 30, a Wednesday, from 10 am to 2 pm. We plan on being at a table in Matador Square.   CSUN is located at 18111 Nordoff St Northridge CA 91330  

Fork In The National Road: A New Progressive Supermajority Party Is Forming – Huffington Post

Author Gail Mellor McGowan assesses the political environment in light of the 2016 election and primary season, and previews The People’s Convergence Conference. She also assesses how the nation has arrived at this point in its history. Read the story here.

Progressives Prepare to Serve Bernie Sanders Petition to Start New Party – The Observer

Writer Michael Sainato previews the Draft Bernie Town Hall and petition delivery to Senator Sanders’ office, and recounts the history of the Draft Bernie movement. You can read the article here.

Press Release: In Memory of Heather Heyer

  Last night we dedicated our state leads call to Heather Heyer, the compassionate young woman who was taken from us in Charlottesville. She lost her life in the same way that she lived it, opposing injustice and defending the human rights of others. Many supporters and friends of our movement were there. Dr. Cornel…

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Dump Ben and Jerry’s Protest – NYC, Chicago, LA, DC, Burlington, VT and Minneapolis

Come to Ben and Jerry’s 2722 Broadway, New York City to protest and have fun at the same time!   There will be costumes, ice cream, and media. We need people to wear costumes, hand out flyers, serve ice cream, take photos and video.  Please wear your DB t-shirt, pin, sticker, etc. and bring petitions!  Sponsored…

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Press Release: Announcing The People’s Convergence Conference and Draft Bernie Town Hall Featuring Dr. Cornel West and Kshama Sawant

For Immediate Release Aug. 2, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol@draftbernie.org |  (248) 808-4200 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Progressives from around the country will gather in the nation’s capital Sept. 8-10 for The People’s Convergence Conference to discuss the central questions facing our movement: What will it take to defeat the right wing and build a powerful…

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Bernstorm #3 Draft Bernie NC!

We have a lot to talk about and a lot of exciting Draft Bernie announcements! Our amazing volunteer here in North Carolina, Kelley Lane has again offered to host our Bernstorm on July 29st @ 7pm. She and her husband will be hosting the event at their home located at 1544 Pathway Drive Carrboro, NC…

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A Movement of Beethoven for a People’s Party Movement

Come engage in the community-building act of playing or listening to music together while supporting the creation of a cohesive national progressive movement toward a third party. We will read music to suit the ability levels that present themselves and then listen to a talk by Dr. William Kildall, WA State Coordinator for DraftBernie for…

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