Progressives need to tell America what we believe — and why we believe it. This is the goal of the Principles Project.
ThePrinciples Project is a four-week online discussion to help
create a one-page Statement of Progressive Principles: a clear vision
of a just society and a progressive politics. The starting point of our
discussion is a draft statement that has been prepared with the
assistance of 2020 Democrats’ 3,500 members. Its purpose is to start
For this effort to be truly successful, we need your help. Join us
in this process. Read and comment on our current draft. Invite your
friends to join us in this discussion. Together, we accomplish more
than we could individually. If a million individuals write a million
different Principles statements, we have a million voices. But if a
million people write a single principles statement, you have the makings of the language of a movement. Let’s get started.
Principles Project Partners
Spearheaded by 2020 Democrats, a national network of young
Progressives, the Principles Project has been created in partnership
with a host of activists, intellectuals, and other Progressive groups.