Tuesday, February 24, 2015

New Slots For Social Media Week Event

Did you try to register and find it was full? Well, there are new spots! Participate in a discussion with Ben Yee and David Moore of the Participatory Politics Foundation on whether the internet really changes power politics.

Register here.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Sheldon Silver Is Indicted, His Challenger Is On ShiftSpark

We're honored to have the ‪#‎draftNewell‬ movement using ShiftSpark to take on a corrupt political machine. Please help them build the support they need to take out the man who STILL controls the Lower East Side at

See the full story on Sheldon Silver here.

Excuse Me, Mr. Speaker

Paul Newell fought political corruption in Albany before it was cool. And there's a documentary of his race against Sheldon Silver to prove it!

If you're in NYC, come see "Excuse Me, Mr. Speaker" TONIGHT at The Tank (151 W. 46th St) at 7PM.

Check out the trailer and help ‪#‎draftnewell‬ to fight the corruption of Albany at

See You At Social Media Week NYC!

Join our founder .@yben to discuss "Does the Internet Really Change Power Politics?" at ‪#‎SMWNYC‬ 2/25; 6:30PM

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Ready For Warren Joins ShiftSpark

Ready for Warren is using ShiftSpark to draft Elizabeth Warren for President! They're gathering pledges of real donations to her campaign TODAY if she runs in 2016.
Even if you can only give $1, you'll help send a message about the dedication people have to a candidate powered by the people.
Is there a candidate you would like to see on ShiftSpark? Let us know!

Sunday, February 8, 2015

It's All In The Data pumps out stats on the web of political $ in NY; helping us support CLEAN ppl at

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Need Better Politicians? ShiftSpark Is Here To Help

First Silver now Cuomo. In case you missed it, Andrew Cuomo directed a State loan to someone who donated over $1M to his campaign. Someone who's now at the center of a corruption scandal. Coincidence?
Corruption runs deep in NY. Help us fight it today! We're drafting clean candidates at

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

We're Drafting a Good Guy to Replace a Bad Guy!

Harry Waisbren has started our first petition and is taking on the corrupt ex-Speaker of the NY State Assembly with his ‪#‎draftPaul‬ campaign!
If Paul accepts the burden of slogging it out with the corrupt Sheldon Silver, he'll get the backing of all his ShiftSpark supporters!

Entrenched Legislators Care More About Money Than Public Good. What Else is New?

Have you been seen the scandal upending NY's government? This is why ShiftSpark is expanding to help draft candidates