Nov 12: Our Revolution Massachusetts Ratification Congress

Our Revolution Massachusetts delegates celebrate victory outside Worcester's DCU Center

Date: Sunday, November 12, 2017 Time: 10am – 3pm (registration opens at 9am) Place: 1199SEIU, 108 Myrtle St., Quincy, MA 02171 Please join us to formally ratify the new structure of Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA)! See Facebook Event  One year ago this month, a group of 50 people met in Westport to discuss how… Continue reading

Interview with Nichole Mossalam, candidate for Malden School Committee

Our Revolution Massachusetts interviewed Nichole Mossalam, endorsed by Our Revolution Malden as candidate for school committee. Why did you decide to run for school committee in Malden? Before the election last year my son (in third grade at the time) came home from school crying and said, “Mom, my friend… Continue reading

Single Payer activists meet in Lexington for “Organizer Bootcamp” by Donald Green, MD, MPH

On October 14th, in Lexington, more than a  hundred activists from diverse backgrounds came to learn how to be effective lobbyists for the current Medicare for All legislation in Massachusetts. Sponsored by Mass Care , the training was to prepare activists for the Lobby Day on November 14th on Beacon Hill.  The workshop… Continue reading

Our Revolution-backed Paul Feeney is the new Senator for the Bristol & Norfolk District

We are thrilled to announce that former Bernie Sanders state director Paul Feeney is the new State Senator from the Bristol & Norfolk District! In the special General Election on Tuesday, October 17th Paul Feeney earned 6,982 votes (47% of the vote) to Jacob Ventura’s 6,405 (43%) and Joe Shortsleeve’s… Continue reading

Ranked Choice Voting hearing

by Bo Ye The Joint Committee on Election Laws held a hearing in a packed basement room at the Massachusetts Statehouse on October 12th that could potentially pave the way for Ranked Choice Voting throughout our state and a 28th amendment to the U.S. Constitution to end corporate personhood and publicly… Continue reading

Paul Feeney, candidate for the Bristol-Norfolk district link to live debate

ORMA AND NATIONAL ENDORSED CANDIDATE Paul Feeney Special Election for Massachusetts Senate: Paul Feeney – Democratic nominee for the Bristol-Norfolk district. If you missed the debate on Monday, you can watch it here  Please do what you can do–whether it’s knocking doors, phone banking, or contributing to his campaign. This looks to be a very competitive… Continue reading

Interview with Kevin Towle, candidate for State Representative in the First Berkshire District

“Even before Senator Sanders announced, I knew he was my candidate,” says Kevin Towle. Towle is running for State Representative in the First Berkshire County, which includes Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, Hancock, Lanesborough, New Ashford and Williamstown. “Since I studied politics, I thought Sanders’ ideas made a lot of sense… Continue reading

Report from Alicia Fleming, organizer of the October 1st racial justice march

Alicia Fleming, organizer for the Racial Justice March in Holyoke, MA on October 1st, seen here (L) on the steps of Holyoke City Hall with her son, Alex. (photo credit Liz Friedman) The idea: Over the summer there was a trend of nooses being left in public places such as… Continue reading

Our Revolution Massachusetts Endorses Kevin Towle for State Representative in the First Berkshire District

For Immediate Release: October 2nd, 2017 Contact: Andrea Burns (413) 210-5276 Our Revolution Massachusetts Endorses Kevin Towle for State Representative in the First Berkshire District  Candidate for State Representative Kevin Towle (standing, left) speaking at a house party in Cheshire, MA on September 30th. Photo by Barb Kassan Massachusetts–Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA) endorsed… Continue reading