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21Jul

Good Morning Chicago DSA, Hope everyone's staying cool, even as the earth continues to melt down around us. Temperatures like this really help crystallize the idea that climate change is here and we have a very limited window to do something before the

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14Jul

Good Morning Chicago DSA, Lots of stuff happening again this weekend, including a very busy Wednesday evening, so I'll try to keep this brief. I may be pretty much alone in this, but I enjoy a good meeting. That is, one with vibrant discussions and comradely debate. And

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07Jul

Good Morning Chicago DSA, Folks, last week was light but this week sure isn't. We've got at least one event every day this week, so I'm going to keep this short and sweet. I hope you all had a chance to make it out to the 2019 Socialism Conference where we've had some

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30Jun

Good Morning Chicago DSA, It's a very light week this week, what with the holiday and all. Hopefully all of you can find time to celebrate with friends and/or family, hopefully without too much masturbation to The Concept Of America involved. If you're not otherwise busy,

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23Jun

Good Morning Chicago DSA, It's been an odd week. It's officially summer now, not that you'd know it from the weather, and our federal government continues to operate concentration camps right out in the open. And no, we will not be having any debate on whether they are

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21Jun

March 2019 Chicago DSA General Meeting March 2, 2019 Chicago Teachers Union Hall Approved June 8, 2019 Chairing: Leonard P & Lucie M Parliamentarian: Ramsin C Minutes Joe A The quarterly membership meeting of the Chicago Democratic Socialists of America (CDSA) was called to order at 1:09PM December 2, 2018 by Lucie M. The Executive

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16Jun

Good Morning Chicago DSA, Hello everyone! I, as you may have expected if you read last week's email, am not Zach Shearer. I am Caleb Nordgren, and I was elected the new CDSA Communications Coordinator this past week. Technically, my term doesn't start

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09Jun

Good Morning Chicago DSA, For those of you that weren't able to make it - our Membership Convention yesterday was a success! Over 160 people came out. Four of our elected alderpeople gave rousing speeches. We got a fantastic report from our treasurer Ed where we learned that the Debs Dinner made over double what we'd hoped for. We voted as

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08Jun

May Chicago DSA Executive Committee Meeting May 11, 2019 UE Hall Approved June 1, 2019 Chairing: Lucie M & Leonard P Minutes: Joe A Committee Members in Attendance: Joe A, Will B, Melinda B, Ramsin C, Waleeta C, Spencer C, Ed C, Ed C, Sean D, Sean E, Anna F, Amy G, Isa J, JP K, Ryan L, Lucie M, Lillian O, Robin P, Leonard P, Anthony Q,

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02Jun

Good Morning Chicago DSA, I woke up Saturday morning (2 AM) to my girlfriend whispering in my ear, "They passed the RHA". So, yeah, they passed the RHA! Now on its way to Pritzker's desk, the Reproductive Health Act is a CDSA-endorsed state bill that recognizes abortion as a fundamental right and modernizes Illinois’ reproductive rights

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