Please join us on Thursday night at 8pm ET for a livestreamed conversation with Corbin Trent, the founder of Tennessee for Bernie Sanders and a core team member of Brand New Congress, a very exciting effort to put forward 400 candidates for the 2018 primaries. We were thrilled when BNC put out a platform calling for a WWII-scale mobilization to switch to 100% renewables in a decade (among other things), and we are very excited to work with them to elect hundreds of pro-climate mobilization candidates in 2018.
The Climate Mobilization's Ezra Silk and Greg Schwedock will speak with Corbin about his experience on the Bernie campaign, the excellent new book "Rules for Revolutionaries: How Big Organizing Can Change Everything" (in which Corbin is featured), BNC's strategy and platform, and the exciting future of electoral politics in the context of the climate crisis.
Date: Thursday, Feb. 16
Time: 8pm EDT / 5pm PDT
If you have any questions for Corbin in advance, please leave them in the comments on this page!
You can also join the Youtube live chat to leave questions and comments during the discussion:
P.S. This is the third installment of our discussion series, which we've renamed "Cancel the Apocalypse"! You can see the last one on local climate emergency declarations with Philip Sutton here.
- February 16, 2017 at 8pm – 9:30pm
Cancel The Apocalypse
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