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Good Morning Chicago DSA, It was a real garbage news week this last week. Just one tragic event after another. Our country is being terrorized by right wing white supremacist extremists egged on by the President and the conservative movement. They will only grow more bold. Folks, the work we do in CDSA grows more… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, I hope everybody had a lovely week this week. It’s finally really actually autumn (fingers crossed) so we can pull our sweaters, gloves, and knit hats out from the closet and enjoy the break from the oppressive heat as we’re out canvassing or tabling or going to or leaving from a… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, Folks, it’s been just a week since my last email to you all and, thanks to all of you, there’ve been some real good changes to our organization. If you missed it, last week we endorsed three candidates for alderman – Byron Sigcho Lopez in the 25th Ward, Rossana Roriguez in… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, A lot of stuff happened this week, and let me tell you, I had an amazing four paragraphs written for you all filled with like, sage advice and clever musings. Unfortunately, none of that got saved because I’m an idiot and now I’m in a time crunch, so here’s the gist… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, It’s finally starting to feel like fall here in Chicago, just in time for a couple of north side Lift the Ban canvasses yesterday. Kudos to everybody who was out there knocking on doors in the chill air. If you missed out on yesterday’s fall weather canvassing, you’re in luck! There’s… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, What a week! Oh, what a week it’s been. Where do I start? The Chicago Hotel Strike. For those unaware, workers from 27 different Chicago hotels are on strike and more may join them soon. They’re striking for better health insurance. CDSA has voted to endorse the strike and stand in solidarity… Read More

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This last Sunday, September 9, 2018, Chicago DSA hosted an Anti-Nazi Cookout in Kilbourn Park as a community response to the white supremacists who put up swastika stickers all over the park and hid razor blades behind them. The cookout was a fun-filled event where DSAers and people from the neighborhood came out to meet,… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA,   I hope everybody had an excellent week. I know many of us had a particularly excellent Tuesday when we found out that our terrible, no good, very garbage mayor Rahm Emanuel would not be running for a third term in office. There’s still a lot of time between now and… Read More

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At the August CDSA Comms meeting held on August 27, voting was held for both bylaws adjustments and Comms Team Member leadership positions. The group voted unanimously to amend the existing bylaw language concerning the group name from “Communications Working Group” to “Communications Committee.” A Second amendment was raised for Section 2 concerning roles for… Read More