Posts Tagged ‘MPP’

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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MPP National Conference Call – September 2018

Listen to hear the latest from MPP with special guests Al Rojas and Cindy Sheehan. This month we discussed our groundbreaking Labor Community Campaign for an Independent Party, labor’s greatest break with the Democratic Party in years. We had Al Rojas, co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America with Cesar Chavez, to tell us…

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Our Next Step

Our movement is on a roll. Two weeks ago we partnered with Socialist Organizer to launch labor’s greatest break with the Democratic Party in years, the Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party. Since then, we’ve been joined by the Labor Fightback Network, union leaders like Al Rojas, and more than 300 organizers across 100 different unions and progressive…

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Chris Hedges endorses the Movement For A People’s Party

Today I have the privilege of announcing that Chris Hedges, one of the greatest dissidents of our time, has endorsed the Movement for a People’s Party! Hedges is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author. He was a foreign correspondent for The New York Times for 15 years, where he served as…

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Chris Hedges interviews MPP’s Nick Braña on On Contact

Nick Brana, founder & executive director of Movement for a People’s Party, talks with journalist Chris Hedges about the USA’s two political party system, the need for third and fourth parties and his experience campaigning for Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential election.

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MPP-TV Interview with Jamie Margolin of Zero Hour Youth Climate March

The adults have failed us and young people are taking matters into their own hands. Join Nick and Jamie Margolin, director of the Youth Climate March coming to Washington, DC next weekend. The March is being organized and led by high school students and fellow Climate leaders like Leonardo DiCaprio are coming out in support.…

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Press Release: DNC Gives Itself the Power to Veto Presidential Candidates

June 9, 2018 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org   DNC Gives Itself the Power to Veto Presidential Candidates   Washington, D.C. — The DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee met in Providence, R.I. on Friday, June 8 and declared a new rule that allows the party to block presidential candidates from running…

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MPP Brings Together Some of America’s Most Accomplished Independents to Strategize on Building Independent Power

Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org Movement for a People’s Party Brings Together Some of America’s Most Accomplished Independents to Strategize on Building Independent Power Washington D.C. — Movement for a People’s Party will host the panel “Independent Power: Towards a Party for Working People” on June 2, 10 a.m. at the…

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MPP National Conference Call – 5/24/2018

The Poor People’s Campaign was at the top of discussion on the national call. Nick encouraged MPP supporters to attend the 3 remaining direct actions at their state’s capital every Monday at 2 p.m. local time. Please write testimonials and get involved with your state’s PPC coordinating teams. Links are in the recap going out via email on Wed.,…

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Press Release: Movement for a People’s Party Director Nick Brana Arrested  At Poor People’s Campaign Demonstration

For Immediate Release May 14, 2018 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com  Media Team | media@forapeoplesparty.org Movement for a People’s Party Director Nick Brana Arrested At Poor People’s Campaign Demonstration Washington D.C. — Nick Brana has been arrested along with the Rev. William Barber II and 300 other protestors in a launch of the non-violent 40 days of…

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