Cornel West

The Death Of The "Draft Bernie" Movement...

Draft Bernie petitioners in Bernie Sanders' office on September 8, 2017.

Movement for a People's Party started out with a solid premise. Originally called "Draft Bernie" in 2017, the idea was to recruit Bernie Sanders to create a new third party, and, by tapping into the political revolution happening at the time, ending the two party duopoly enjoyed by the Republican and Democrat parties.

I should know. I was there.