Nick Braña

National Organizing Call – 10/19/17

On this week’s call, Nick discussed the fall meeting of the DNC and their purging of progressives and appointing lobbyists. This gives us an opportunity to go on social media to remind people again that the Democratic Party’s topdown structure and dependence on corporate money make the creation of a major new party even more…

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National Organizing Call – 10/12/17

This week, we rolled out our Coalition Building Guide to help us identify and contact groups in your area who might be interested in joining our coalition.   It is chock full of useful information to help us carry out the new phase of our movement!  You can check out the coalition guide below the audio…

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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  

Draft Bernie National Organizing Call – 9/14/17

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…

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Draft Bernie National Organizing Call – 9/6/17

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…

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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