Democratic Socialists of America

The Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) has over 55,000 members and 200 local groups (as of November 2018) building working class power while establishing an openly democratic socialist presence in American communities and politics.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019
DSA Supports Universal School Meals Program Act of 2019
As more and more parents are penalized for being unable to afford school meals for their children, the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) are putting their full support behind Universal School Meals Program which was introduced into Congress by Representative Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Senator...
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Friday, September 06, 2019
Democratic Socialists of America Take to the Streets to Elect Bernie Sanders
From September 7-9, dozens of chapters of the DSA in over 25 states will take to the streets to rally support for Senator Bernie Sanders for president in 2020. “Senator Sanders knows what it will take to win our country back from the capitalist class,” said National Director Maria Svart. “It will...
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Socialists Propel DA Candidate Tiffany Cabán to Historic Win in Queens
Today, the anti-establishment and socialist left in Queens New York appear to have claimed another major upset. Career public defender and DSA member Tiffany Cabán appears to have edged out a crowded field of candidates for the District Attorney Democratic primary nomination and proven that...
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Ahead of growing Congressional support, Democratic Socialists of America Host Medicare for All Weekend of Action
On June 15-16, Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) chapters in cities around the country hosted rallies, canvasses, and town halls as part of the Democratic Socialists for Medicare for All campaign’s third nationally coordinated Weekend of Action. More than 100 DSA chapters are actively...
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Ahead of growing Congressional support, Democratic Socialists of America Host Medicare for All Weekend of Action
On June 15-16, Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) chapters in cities around the country hosted rallies, canvasses, and town halls as part of the Democratic Socialists for Medicare for All campaign’s third nationally coordinated Weekend of Action. More than 100 DSA chapters are actively...
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Democratic Socialists of America endorses Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All Act of 2019
Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) is proud to endorse and celebrate Sen. Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All Act of 2019, which was released Wednesday on the Senate floor. Alongside Pramila Jayapal’s HR 1384, which DSA has also endorsed, Sanders’ healthcare legislation is the only other bill that...
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Friday, March 22, 2019
Democratic Socialists of America Endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for President
DSA’s National Political Committee (NPC) voted to endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for president at a special meeting on Thursday. The endorsement vote is a culmination of a process that has unfolded in the 56,000-member organization over the last three months, from debates at the local chapter and...
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Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Democratic Socialists of America Members Express Overwhelming Support for a Bernie Sanders Endorsement
Members of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) have voted overwhelmingly in an advisory poll to endorse Bernie Sanders for president in 2020, a crucial step in the endorsement process for the 56,000 member organization. The final results of the advisory poll, issued to members by DSA’s...
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Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Democratic Socialists of America is proud to endorse the Medicare for All Act of 2019
Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) is proud to endorse and celebrate Pramila Jayapal’s Medicare for All Act of 2019, which was released Wednesday with more than 100 co-sponsors. We believe this bill represents significant gains in uniting working people around a common goal, and that it is the...
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Thursday, February 14, 2019
NYC-DSA on Amazon: “Billionaires Can’t Buy Our City”
Today, the New York City chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America (NYC-DSA) issued the following statement on Amazon’s decision to abandon their plan to build HQ2 in Queens, New York. NYC-DSA has been part of a coalition of local community groups opposing HQ2, including Queens Neighborhoods...
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