4 December | U.S. politics are being continually redefined. What are the implications of a changing South for building the Left?
17 November | What the interplay of race, gender and class dynamics teaches us about Trumpism and the 2018 midterm election results.
Thuy Anh Tran
12 November | Robert “Beto” O’Rourke is quickly becoming a household name after coming within three percentage points of ruining Ted Cruz’s reelection in Texas.
7 November | Democrats handily took control of the House, but a few key defeats tainted the election results. The great protagonist: women of color.
Juan Cruz Ferre
7 November | In these midterm elections, many progressives argued that we should vote the lesser evil, or vote for "harm reduction" by casting our ballots for the Democratic Party. But, the Democratic Party (...)
1 November | A snapshot of the political situation days before the U.S. midterm elections.
1 October | Despite the shockingly farcical hearing in which Brett Kavanaugh was forced to address allegations of his history of sexual assault, there is every indication that he will be confirmed by the (...)
7 August | Things have moved quickly since June, when Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won a primary election in New York, becoming the Democratic Party’s candidate for a seat in the U.S. House of (...)
29 July | On Sunday, the New York City DSA's leadership voted to endorse Cynthia Nixon.
28 July | Members of DSA-NYC are currently voting on whether to endorse Cynthia Nixon in the Democratic Party primary for the governor of New York. Members of the North Brooklyn branch of DSA have made a (...)
Tatiana CozzarelliWladek Flakin
2 July | After the successful electoral campaign of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, there is a temptation to endorse other electoral candidates, including so-called "progressives" like Cynthia Nixon. What (...)
30 June | Ocasio’s victory in the Democratic primaries is a sign of increasing openness to socialism among U.S. voters. The left may squander the opportunity revealed by her win if the wrong lessons are (...)
20 April | Two NY DSA members make the case for ending all DSA endorsements of the Democratic Party.
Tiffany BerrutiZack K
10 April | In the wake of the Stoneman Douglas mass shooting, the aftermath has launched a nationwide movement against gun violence. On the surface it’s hard not to agree with these organizers but when we (...)
2 April | Members of the DSA in Denver introduced an “anti-capitalist plank” into the local Democratic Party constitution. Is this really the way forward to build (...)
1 February | On Sunday, the International Women’s Strike New York held a kickoff panel calling for an anti-capitalist and anti-imperialist feminism.
1 February | In the midst of a crisis of both parties, what did Trump SOTU propose and what does it mean for working class and oppressed people?
10 November 2017 | Progressive candidates and even socialist candidates did well in Tuesday's election. How can we use this to build a mass anti-capitalist movement?
16 October 2017 | What does working class independence mean? How should we orient towards the labor movement?
Kate Doyle Griffiths
2 October 2017 | Elizabeth Warren votes for a defense budget that is higher than the one that Donald Trump requested.
5 August 2017 | A brief run-down on events at the DSA National Convention.
28 July 2017 | The Democratic Party has often been called “the graveyard of social movements,” and more often than not the social struggles in the United States end their useful lives digging their own graves in (...)
Hart EagleburgerJack Rusk
27 July 2017 | With a new attempt to kill the ACA in shambles, a close look at the social forces behind each of the health care programs is in order.