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Good Morning Chicago DSA, Folks, I need to apologize. I totally forgot to send out an email this morning and I am truly sorry for that. I know you expect the best from me and that means top-notch email authoring that’s delivered fresh every Sunday morning. It won’t happen again! But, since this email is… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, Happy Thanksgiving! I think last year this time I wrote about how you should go and talk with your family or friends about socialism or something like that. Do that again! But also this year just like, enjoy the holiday. Relax a bit. Eat some good food. Hang out with people… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, As I’m sure you all are aware, election day this year had, well, mixed results. I don’t know the exact number that one but DSA candidates fared pretty well and now we’ve got socialists in Congress! That’s no small thing. Also, Scott Walker lost his job and that guy is a… Read More

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2018 Chicago DSA Constitutional Convention Minutes Saturday, June 30th, 2018 12:00PM-4:00PM Hairpin Arts Center, 2810 N. Milwaukee Avenue Approved October 7, 2018 Chairing:  Clara Alcott & Leonard Pierce Parliamentarian:  Keefer Dunn Acting Secretary: Colin M Hill Stack: Steve W; Time: Virginia I; Deputy Teller: Anna F Meeting commenced at 12:06. Motion to adopt the meeting agenda;… 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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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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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

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, Folks, it’s hot. Popsicle eatin’ weather, some might say. Picnic and softball weather, others might add. Or democracy weather, a few others might declare. Nothing like heading out in the heat to cast a vote!  I know what you’re thinking. But Zach, the next election for us to vote on isn’t until… Read More

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A message from one of CDSA’s 2018 Bowletariats bowlers & CDSA Socialist Feminism Working Group Co-Chair, Rachel Zibrat: It surprises many people to learn that there are anti-abortion protesters outside abortion clinics in Chicago. Surely, they say, this can’t be a problem in a huge and notably liberal city. This is a misconception: anti-abortion protesting… Read More

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A message from one of CDSA’s 2018 Bowletariats bowlers, Laura Colaneri: March 10 was National Abortion Provider Appreciation Day. Doctors and nurses that provide abortion often do so under not just pressure and stigma, but threat of violence from anti-choice extremists. Their courage and dedication to providing necessary healthcare puts me in awe. I honor… Read More