Archive for October 2018

MPP National Conference Call – October 2018

The song at the beginning is the song that Ron Placone wrote for MPP.  It plays while people are waiting for the call. We thought you might like to hear it, as well. On the call we talked about the failure of the Democrats, the regression of Brazil, and the progress of MPP, including the…

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Women’s March on the Pentagon

The Women’s March on the Pentagon is this weekend and you’re invited! On the 51st anniversary of the massive 1967 Vietnam War protest outside of the Pentagon, women and men will gather to demand an end to the wars and ballooning military budgets that kill hundreds of thousands and darken our nation’s soul. The march…

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Announcing Labor-Community Endorsers

This September we partnered with Socialist Organizer to launch the Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party. Today I’m proud to announce that eight organizations and some of the most esteemed labor and progressive leaders in America have joined the campaign! Among them: Dr. Cornel West — Professor at Harvard, professor emeritus at Princeton, author of…

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Labor and Progressive Leaders Unite for a New Labor-Based Political Party

  Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol@ForAPeoplesParty.org  MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org   The Time has Come: Labor and Progressive Leaders Unite for a New Labor-Based Political Party   San Francisco — Prominent labor leaders and progressives are launching the first major campaign to found an American labor-based political party since unions formed the Labor Party in…

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Rally to Save the Post Office

Privatizers in the Trump administration are coming for the Post Office. That’s why the four unions that represent American postal workers are hosting a National Day of Action on October 8. There will be rallies in more than 150 towns and cities to save the Postal Service. Find the rally near you, grab your MPP…

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A Democrat Casts the Deciding Vote for Kavanaugh

The Senate just voted to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court and Democrat Joe Manchin cast the 50th vote. Ever worse, the Democrats knew about Dr. Ford’s sexual assault months ago. If they had privately told the Trump administration in July, Kavanaugh would never have been nominated and Ford would never have been forced…

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October 2018 Newsletter

We’re starting a monthly newsletter to share recent news, MPP projects, and help those who want to get more engaged. Our country faces great problems and we are at a major crossroads. This is a pivotal moment in history for the U.S. and the world. Our organization’s mission is to build a new coalition party…

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