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Good Morning Chicago DSA, If you’re one of my many loyal (aka somewhat involuntary) readers, you may notice that the TWITCDSA email looks a little different than it normally does.  Not only does it now have some fancy images but the email address is different too. That’s because it’s being sent out with Action Network instead… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, If you haven’t noticed, the DSA and talk of democratic socialism in the US has been everywhere the last few weeks. Whether it’s Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s rise to fame or DSA’s Abolish Ice actions (huge props to all of our activists that shut down a deportation flight on Friday, btw), we’re getting… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, I’m feeling particularly grand this morning, and I hope you are as well. I’ve got this sense of centered contentedness that usually only comes with things like: a newly organized closet, turning the last page on a good book, or looking out from a mountain vista after a good hard hike…. Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA, It’s been quite the week for the DSA as an organization, especially on immigration. If you haven’t been keeping up, not only did Metro DC DSA protesters ruin Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen Nielsen’s dinner, but Portland DSA protesters actually shut down an ICE facility. If you’re wondering what Chicago DSA has been doing… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA It’s been a week of beautiful weather for us here in Chicago. Unfortunately, it’s also been a pretty dismal week of news (except for Ireland, they’re killing it). We learned horrifying story after horrifying story about ICE and how they’ve been separating parents from children. And here in Chicago, despite inspiring… Read More

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Good Morning Chicago DSA I’ve got a top notch events schedule for you this week. If you stop and think about what makes an excellent events schedule – pacing, variety, balance between work and pleasure, balance between organizing meetings and actual events, creative flair, chutzpah, and then a big party to cap the whole thing… Read More