People’s Party

National Organizing Call – 11/9/17

This call is our first official Movement for a People’s Party (MPP) national conference call. As a result of last week’s election, the establishment Democrats are feeling vindicated. Ralph Northam, newly elected governor in Virginia, is a conservative Democrat who twice voted for George Bush. Recently, he announced that he would sign a bill to…

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Press Release: Draft Bernie Launches ‘Movement for a People’s Party’ Amid Explosive DNC Rigging Revelations and Record Support for a Major New Party

For Immediate Release Nov. 9, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com Media Team | media@forapeoplesparty.org Washington D.C. — The American progressive movement is reeling from the back-to-back revelations that the 2016 Democratic primary was thoroughly rigged and that the party purged Sanders supporters from the DNC. The past few weeks have made clear a conclusion…

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Draft Bernie National Organizing Call – 10-5-17

On the call, we talked about everyone’s contributions to a people’s party platform of principles. Between thoughts expressed on last week’s epic conference call and ideas emailed to us this week, we’ve received well over 100 suggestions! Continue sending them in. Our next phase of the movement for a people’s party is coalition building. Everyone…

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Draft Bernie Town Hall Sister Gathering

Our nation stands at a crossroads. In the words of Bernie Sanders, “We have won the battle of ideas,” and there is an awakening sense of purpose and possibility. A new generation is taking up the struggle for revolutionary change. Progressives converge in Washington DC to discuss the future of our movement and the direction…

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Draft Bernie Town Hall Livestream and Founding of a People’s Party: Atlanta Chapter

Come to the Georgia Tech campus to watch the town hall about starting a progressive 3rd party featuring Nick Brana, Dr. Cornel West, Kshama Sawant, and hopefully Bernie Sanders! We will then discuss founding an Atlanta chapter of this new People’s Party. Please, please visit the event website to RSVP and for detailed directions to…

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Draft Bernie Town Hall Livestream and Founding of a People’s Party: Atlanta Chapter

Come watch a livestream of the Draft Bernie town hall featuring Jimmy Dore, Cornel West, Kshama Sawant, and hopefully Bernie Sanders. Afterwards, we will discuss founding an Atlanta chapter of the new People’s Party for the 99%!

Convergence 2017 Sister Gathering

Our nation stands at a crossroads. In the words of Bernie Sanders, “We have won the battle of ideas,” and there is an awakening sense of purpose and possibility. A new generation is taking up the struggle for revolutionary change. Yet Trump and the Republicans are in power, and represent a profound threat to ordinary…

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Will Bernie join Us for our People’s Town Hall?

O my goodness! I can hardly wait til Saturday! Fifty thousand people have signed a petition to ask Bernie to join us and become one of the leaders of a new party, a people’s party. We’re hosting a livestream this Saturday, to watch a Town Hall with some of our leading progressives, Jimmy Dore of…

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Inspired by Seattle and turned off by Trump, the People’s Party looks for a national stage – LA Times – 9/7/2017

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