Economic, social and environmental justice though independent progressive politics.
Progressive Party Builders
Planting the seeds of a winning party for the people!
Sunday April 24th, 3-4:30 pm Eastern
Last Sunday April 10th our speakers--Kshama Sawant (Seattle City Council), Jeremy Hansen (Vermont Progressive Party), and core team members of Progressive Party Builders--presented a case for bottom-up third-party building. Next Sunday April 24th at 3pm Eastern, we are holding a virtual open discussion of related questions, comments or concerns. It will involve a verbal Q and A and free flowing dialog.
Discussion topics may include:
Register here and we will send the Zoom link out a few days before the event.
Kshama Sawant has served on the Seattle City Council since 2014. She has led successful municipal fights for a $15 an hour minimum wage and for increased taxes on big business, among other critical reforms. She is a member of Socialist Alternative, a national organization that calls for the creation of a new working class party in the United States.
Jeremy Hansen is an associate professor of computer science at Norwich University and a former select board member in his town of Berlin, Vermont. He is also a longtime state committee member of the Vermont Progressive Party, the most successful third party in the contemporary US.
Core Team Members of Progressive Party Builders are a diverse group of activists who are promoting the bottom-up creation of a viable progressive party in the US.