Posts Tagged ‘Progressives’

The election results are a serious wake up call for progressives

  Nov. 7, 2018   Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol@ForAPeoplesParty.org  MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org     As Blue Wave Sweeps in More Corporate Democrats, Election is a Serious Wake Up Call for Progressives      Since 2016, energized progressives have sought to break the cycle that has seen power swing between establishment politicians in the Democratic and Republican…

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MPP National Conference Call – 2/15/18

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On this week’s call, we discussed the launch of the MPP Platform along with your opportunity to provide feedback, and we had two guest speakers talking about immigration issues from the legal and personal perspectives. On our one-year anniversary, we have released the Movement for a People’s Party Platform,  along with our signature feature: An…

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MPP National Conference Call – 2/1/18

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On our Thursday night national conference call, we listened to speaker Eve Majure discuss a history of how economic injustice has developed in our country based on the book Runaway Inequality by Les Leopold. Eve is a professional facilitator who delivers workshops on wealth and income inequality. She emphasized that both Democratic and Republican elected officials have passed legislation…

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National Organizing Call – 10/26/17

On this week’s call we shared our experiences with coalition building thus far. More and more groups are coming around to the idea of working from outside the Democratic Party. That is why Nick asks that if you come across a group seriously interested in joining our coalition, send their contact information to organize@draftbernie.org and we will…

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Draft Bernie National Organizing Call – 9/28/17

On Thursday, September 28, we had our 29th weekly call. As we go into the next phase of organizing, coalition building toward a people’s party, Gallup is reporting the highest numbers yet, 61% of people in favor of a new political party. We have the momentum to follow in the steps of other movements like…

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National Organizing Call – 5/25/17

Prolific progressive journalist Mike Sainato was our guest star on tonight’s call. Mike is a contributor at Real Progressives, The Hill, CounterPunch and the Observer. His incisive writing spans dozens of publications. The movement for a people’s party is on a roll! This week we discuss updates and upcoming days of action. Learn more about…

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