This movement is international

Some advisors and organizers for Jeremy Corbyn and Bernie Sanders are now advising the NDP –– I just caught up with this January article from The Globe & Mail where Becky Bond, Adam Klug, and Emma Rees talk about the opportunity for Canadian social democrats: The NDP's Jagmeet Singh talks about the need for bold ideas, … Continue reading This movement is international

This is what democracy looks like: Virginia and Philadelphia

When Virginia elects real populist-progressives like Our Revolution candidate Lee Carter, suddenly the unthinkable becomes thinkable, and the people take on dirty energy monopolists. According to The Intercept, Dominion losing a vote of any kind in the Virginia legislature, even an amendment vote, is a political earthquake. “I’ve never seen Dominion lobbyists look so sad,” a senior Democratic … Continue reading This is what democracy looks like: Virginia and Philadelphia

The DNC must heed the Unity Reform Commission report

The reform of the Democratic party depends on it following the recommendations of its Unity Reform Commission, which you can read here. Among the most important proposed URC reforms are: Reducing the number of unpledged superdelegates by 60 percent; Democratizing primaries and caucuses with same-day registration and same-day party switching; Steps toward more transparency and … Continue reading The DNC must heed the Unity Reform Commission report

A New Year for Our Revolution

Happy 2018! Are you and your eligible friends and relatives registered to vote? The congressional midterm elections this Fall are critical! (We have only 9 months to go.) Let's be ready for them. Register yourself and help someone else do it — today. Did you know US voters abroad must re-register to get election ballots … Continue reading A New Year for Our Revolution

Our Revolution takes on Texas

"Texas Democrats haven’t won a single statewide race since 1994," reports John Nichols for The Nation, but that isn't stopping Our Revolution from building a grassroots movement of progressive populists there: Pushing instead for intense organizing and messaging, Our Revolution leaders and organizers have taken to the old-fashioned populist circuit, driving county highways before dawn and … Continue reading Our Revolution takes on Texas

International Our Revolution Groups, Unite

I just learned: there is a membership registration page where you can sign up (from any country) and get a membership package mailed to you. there is an Our Revolution Abroad group that has an active Facebook page with many members. Bernie had a lot of good things to say to Democrats Abroad about their … Continue reading International Our Revolution Groups, Unite