9 DAYS to NEVADA
PHONE AND TEXT BANKING FOR BERNIE
a narrow win in New Hampshire, our attention now shifts to Nevada. Join
thousands of volunteers on the lines and help Bernie pull away from the
rest of the field.”We don’t watch the polls, we change the polls!” – AOC
Join our Phonebank team on BerniePB.com: Germany4Bernie
Or host events at your own location! Event Creation & Management Links for International Hosts
TEXT AND PHONE BANKING
Sunday, February 16, 5 pm
Interkulturelles Haus in Berlin-Schöneberg
Run for Bernie – Saturday, February 15 at 1 pm, Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Park (U2)
Go for a jog around town wearing Bernie shirts! We’ve been having an awesome time talking about Bernie with people and giving out “Vote from Abroad” flyers. You can join us every Saturday at 1 pm at U2 Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Park (though we are open to other route suggestions). Please RSVP per email or social media. Last-minute RSVPs are welcome! Click here for this event’s Meetup page.
Save your Kiez: Fight Amazon! – Saturday, February 22 from 2 to 7 pm, Frankfurter Tor
In addition to monopolizing the mail order industry, Amazon is also notorious for mistreating its workers, monitoring its customers, destroying new goods, and working with immigration authorities to deport immigrants. Join Berlin vs. Amazon and other initiatives in a protest again Amazon’s plans to move into the EDGE East Side Berlin high-rise building on Warschauer Brücke.
International Progressive Storytelling Open Mic – Friday, February 28 at 8 pm, (location TBD)
The personal is political, and this is most evident in our own personal stories about how we became progressive. Join us for an international open mic event where we will share what formed us politically and reflect on why the progressive movement is so necessary today. All are welcome to speak.
Bernie Sanders: A Left-Wing Revolution in the USA (in German)? – Monday, March 2 from 6 to 7:30 pm, VHS Studienhaus am Neumarkt
Cologne-based political scientist Christopher Smith Ochoa will hold a lecture on Bernie Sanders and his grassroots social-democratic revolution, followed by a (possibly bilingual) discussion. More details can be found here.
HS Studienhaus am Neumarkt
50667 Köln, Altstadt/Süd
CALL FOR SUPPORTERS throughout Germany to help with the Global Presidential Primary
Want to get involved and find fellow Bernie supporters around you? We are looking for enthusiastic Bernie supporters throughout Germany to help us organize for the Global Primary. There are about 170,000 U.S. citizens in Germany and we are hoping to reach as many as possible! Please check out your local Facebook group or get in touch with us via e-mail and we will be happy to send you flyer prints and whatever else you need to help with your canvassing efforts.
Just as important is our search for Team Bernie poll volunteers and observers who would be stationed throughout Germany at the 29 polling locations. Please get in touch if you can spare some time at a polling location near you between March 3rd and 10th. We need all hands on deck in order to ensure a fair and transparent voting process during the Global Primary.
Vote in the Democrats Abroad Global Presidential Primary
DEMOCRATS ABROAD GLOBAL PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY MARCH 3-10, 2020
In 2020 the GPP will be held from March 3rd through 10th in hundreds of locations worldwide. It is possible to vote by mail-in ballot or in-person. Same-day registration is possible.
The voting locations in Germany will be:
AACHEN / AUSBURG / BERLIN / BONN / BREMEN / BRAUNSCHWEIG / COLOGNE / DARMSTADT / DÜSSELDORF / DRESDEN / ESSEN / FRANKFURT AM MAIN / FRIEDRICHSHAFEN / GÖTTINGEN / HAMBURG / HEIDELBERG / JENA / KASSEL / KOBLENZ / LANDSTUHL / LEIPZIG / MANNHEIM / MUNICH / MÜNSTER / NÜRNBERG / REGENSBURG / SAARBRÜCKEN / STUTTGART / WIESBADEN
In Berlin the GPP will be held on two separates dates at the Microsoft Digital Eatery, Unter den Linden 17, 10117.
Tuesday, March 3, 12 pm to 8 pm
Sunday, March 8, 11 am to 7 pm
PLEASE SHARE WITH YOUR FRIENDS!
For registration and more details please head to https://www.democratsabroad.org/2020primary
FAQ about voting in the DA Primary by bernie2020abroad: https://bernie2020abroad.org/resources/democrats-abroad-faq/
Democrats Abroad Events: https://www.democratsabroad.org/de_events
OR/AND register to vote in your home state and request an absentee ballot (check registration deadlines):
PRO-TIP: You can request the absentee ballot from your home state to vote down ballot (but not for the Presidential Primary) AND still vote in the Democrats Abroad Global Primary.