Metro DC DSA stands in solidarity with the American Postal Workers Union, as they call for a day of solidarity today, March 19th, to honor the memory of the U.S. Postal Workers Strike of 1970.
On Wednesday, March 7, 2018, Alejandra Pablos, an organizer with La ColectiVA, was detained at her check-in with ICE in Arizona. Alejandra was also arrested at a mass action in Virginia earlier this year – she was the only person arrested, and was explicitly told that she was being singled out from the crowd because of […]
UPDATE: We have recently learned that a bogus, so-called “compromise” resolution, S.J. Res. 55, has been submitted for consideration in place of the bill we support. Res. 55 simply calls for the Secretary of State, who will now be Mike Pompeo, to certify that Saudi Arabia is negotiating to end the war and taking measures to […]
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What Is Democratic Socialism?
Democratic socialists advocate for a radical restructuring of our economic and political systems to value people over profits. Rather than our current economy, which is controlled by the wealthy few for their own benefit, we envision an economy that is democratically controlled by all Americans. By working toward progressive change that empowers workers, people of color, women, the LGBTQ community and other marginalized Americans, we believe that we can create a free, democratic, humane society.
Check out our Committees and Campaigns to see what we’re working on. If you’re interested in learning more about our national structure and the broader democratic socialist movement in the United States, please visit the national DSA website, dsausa.org.