Posts Tagged ‘Nick Braña’

MPP National Conference Call – 6/28/2018

On this month’s call, MPP members resoundingly approved partnering with two organizations who are planning marches and actions in Washington, D.C. First up is the Zero Hour Youth Climate Lobby Day and March on July 19-21. This effort is being spearheaded by 16-year-old Jamie Margolin of Seattle along with a team of other high school…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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.,…

Read More

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…

Read More

MPP-TV Interview with Tim Canova

In this interview, Nick interviews Tim Canova and gets his take on South Florida politics and how the game is played with debates and more to keep progressives out of the race and the office, and about how he decided to make the bold move to run unaffiliated against Debbie Wasserman Schultz.

Read More

MPP-TV Interview With Les Leopold

Nick Braña speaks to Les Leopold, author of Runaway Inequality and longtime labor leader, about Movement For a People’s Party and his own efforts to start a labor party.

Read More

MPP National Conference Call – 3/1/18

Graphic for Weekly Conference Call recap

On this week’s call, the MPP People’s Platform was resoundingly approved! MPP supporters voted on 35 changes and additions to the platform during the call. Many thanks to those of you who provided input on and support for this important and evolving document. MPP stands in solidarity with the 35,000 public school teachers across West…

Read More

Press Release: MPP Celebrates Anniversary with the Release of its Platform and American Mission Statement

February 20, 2018 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org Movement for a People’s Party Celebrates One Year Anniversary with the Release of its Platform and American Mission Statement On its one year anniversary, Movement for a People’s Party [MPP], formerly Draft Bernie, is carrying the progressive torch from the Bernie Sanders’ campaign…

Read More