Lots of info on the MDC DSA General Body Meeting of Aug. 11 and more accounts of the national Convention 2019, plus calendars for MDC DSA events and those of coalition allies.
Your weekly round of socialist doings and victories… check out “Good Reads” for all manner of media accounts of our just-finished Atlanta national convention
The monthly newsletter of Metro DC Democratic Socialists of America — articles, complete MDC DSA and progressive allies calendars, and much more.
In the coming debates, this tactic should be enhanced to deepen and sustain Biden’s diminished public perception. In fact, it should be expanded to emphasize that Biden will not fight for the working class people of all colors — not because of his racial animus, but because of his utter inability to articulate independent, complex thoughts on the subject. T
A program to abolish prisons and police needs more than a slogan identifying DSA as the most left. We need a program with the understanding that the struggle is to win control for all the people to create a more just society.
Hogan, as Treasurer Nancy Kopp acutely suggests, is becoming rapidly more Trump-like as he wallows in second-term freedom, acting out the Maryland equivalent of the Obama-obsessed Trump’s attempt to erase the work of his predecessor, in Hogan’s case Democrat Martin O’Malley.
With Maryland’s multi-member districts, the costs of running a race and the time needed to cover the 125,000-plus population districts are too much for all but the most well-funded insurgent candidates. In many parts of the state, particularly Prince George’s and Montgomery counties, the only way to win is by joining the incumbent slate.
“The Warmth of Other Suns” reminds us that displacement and migration have been with us since humans first populated the globe. People moving to improve their lot in life has been a constant and sometimes this movement takes place across the arbitrary lines known as borders.
The weekly Update — events, actions, alerts — and advance info on the 2019 DSA Convention in Atlanta
No picnic, alas — it’ll be rescheduled for when it’s merely hot, not dangerously so. But lots going on still as you watch out for your wellness.