All Articles on Democratic Socialists of America

Healthcare activist Ady Barkan, who has terminal ALS, will testify before federal lawmakers at a hearing on Medicare for All next Tuesday. (Photo: Ady Barkan/Facebook) News
Dying Healthcare Activist Ady Barkan to Testify at Congress's First-Ever Medicare for All Hearing
"It will take immense effort and teamwork for me to attend this hearing, but that is what is required—from me and thousands of other healthcare heroes—to deliver us the change that the American people deserve."
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Progressives Raise Alarm Over Lack of Single Payer Supporters Chosen to Testify at Historic Medicare for All Hearing
"What they want is a hearing that's not about Medicare for All. They want someone to say, 'Hey, there's all these different ways of doing things, none of them are bad, they're all equally good.'"
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A striker at a New England Stop & Shop. News
'Oppressed Labor' Not Backing Down as Stop & Shop Strike Enters Second Week
"We want our pension to be left the way it is, our healthcare not to be taken away from us, to keep our time and a half."
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Andre Vasquez, who just won the seat for alderman in Chicago's 40th Ward News
Socialist Surge: DSA-Backed Candidates Nab Wins in Chicago Election
"Political observers and organizers should take these victories as a lesson"
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With Lori Lightfoot's 'Historic, Hopeful Victory' in Chicago Mayoral Race, Progressives Vow to Hold Her Accountable
"Chicago elected a new mayor out of a desire for bold and progressive ideas, and a commitment to building a more fair, just, and equitable city."
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Only Socialist in US History of 'With Serious Chance of Winning': DSA Endorses Bernie Sanders for 2020
Democratic Socialists of America say senator from Vermont is the only candidate in the race who can "transform American society by ending the worst forms of poverty and inequality while empowering workers to fight for even more."
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A President for Nationalizing Major Industries? Please Can We Have ‘76 Bernie for 2020
CNN dug up old quotes of Bernie Sanders calling for nationalization of the economy—and insinuated his past statements could be used to attack his candidacy. But why should he run away from sound and quite reasonable ideas?
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An Open Letter to the Washington Office on Latin America About Its Stance on US Effort to Overthrow Venezuelan Government
We believe that the Trump administration’s regime change effort in Venezuela is wrong in every way: morally, legally, and politically.
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pence at past CPAC Views
Why the Republicans' New "Red Scare" Tactics Ring False
The public's idea of socialism has shifted over the last 70 years from one verging on totalitarianism to one far closer to European social democracy
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U.S. Sen. Kamala D. Harris (D-Calif.) Views
Kamala Harris Is Not a Red-Baiter, She's Just Not a Socialist (Like Most Americans)
It will be necessary, at some point in the summer of 2020, for all of the contestants to come together behind the winner of the primary, in order to defeat Trump and his Republican enablers
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