What will it take to build a truly democratic but powerful socialist organization? Assume good intentions. Use direct decision-making for key votes, but trust elected leadership to make decisions between general meetings. Don’t weaponize democracy. And build power first, utopia second.
Socialists can and must combine the struggles against class exploitation and social oppression.
Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — and all socialists — should refuse to have anything to do with the public praise of warmongers like John McCain.
The 2020 presidential campaign begins sooner than people realize. This is the case for why DSA should back Bernie Sanders again.
The Call is a publication founded to advance the political outlook first articulated by the Momentum slate at the 2017 DSA National Convention. We’re reprinting the platform here.
YDSA needs a clear plan for how to organize to win. We can start by focusing on working-class struggles and training socialist cadre.
Revisiting the 2018 East Bay DSA Bread and Roses Platform.
The left has a choice: do we believe elites, small groups of activists, or millions of working people have the power to build a better world?
We are launching The Call — a name we’re proud to borrow from one of the largest left-wing dailies in the Debsian Socialist Party — to start to offer our answers to the challenges and opportunities facing DSA.