Madison Area DSA
We believe that both the economy and society should be run democratically to meet public needs, not to make profits for a few. To achieve a more just society, many structures of our government and economy must be radically transformed through greater economic and social democracy so that ordinary Americans can participate in the many decisions that affect our lives.
- Solidarity with Altoona High School StudentsThe Madison Area chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America applauds the students at Altoona High School who organized a walkout in response to a return to in-person learning in the middle of a global pandemic. We stand with them in their fight for a safe learning environment. Students at Altoona describe close confines that prevent adequate social distancing and… Continue reading Solidarity with Altoona High School Students
- No New Pipelines! PGND and Madison DSA Stand in Solidarity with Water Defenders AGAINST Line 3For Immediate Release—Tuesday, March 16, 2021Madison Area Democratic Socialists of AmericaContact: firstname.lastname@example.org ### No New Pipelines! PGND and Madison DSA Stand in Solidarity with Water Defenders AGAINST Line 3 MADISON, WI — People’s Green New Deal – Madison and the Madison Area Democratic Socialists of America, stand in solidarity with water protectors who are mobilizing for protest, calling on federal… Continue reading No New Pipelines! PGND and Madison DSA Stand in Solidarity with Water Defenders AGAINST Line 3
- Spring 2021 EndorsementsMadison Area DSA is proud to announce our endorsements of the following candidates in the upcoming Spring 2021 election. Please check out our voter guide or the candidates’ websites to learn more about their campaigns. Benji Ramirez for Madison Common Council District 2 Brian Benford for District Common Council District 6 Ayomi Obuseh for Madison Common Council District 8 Nikki… Continue reading Spring 2021 Endorsements
- Madison DSA Caravan and Rally Against Fascism on January 9th, 2021For Immediate Release—January 8, 2021 Madison Area Democratic Socialists of AmericaContact: John Cook (Communications Coordinator)Phone: 785-656-1444Email: email@example.com MADISON DSA CARAVAN AND RALLY AGAINST FASCISM ON JANUARY 9TH, 2021In response to the right-wing coup attempt on January 6, 2021, Madison DSA demands Senator Ron Johnson immediately step down from office. Madison, WI – Madison Area Democratic Socialists of America (Madison DSA)… Continue reading Madison DSA Caravan and Rally Against Fascism on January 9th, 2021
- MADSA condemns the right-wing extremist attack on the U.S. Capitol building.Madison Area Democratic Socialists of America condemns yesterday’s right-wing extremist attack on the U.S. Capitol building. It is extremely disturbing that this attempt to disrupt the confirmation of the November 4 presidential election results was both predictable and temporarily successful. Yesterday’s right-wing violence and destruction was an undeniable attempt to overturn democratic norms and rob people of the limited democratic… Continue reading MADSA condemns the right-wing extremist attack on the U.S. Capitol building.
- MADSA Condemns Lack of Police AccountabilityThe Madison Area Democratic Socialists of America (MADSA) condemns the continued lack of accountability for police officers committing violence in their communities. Officer Rusten Sheskey will not be charged for the shooting of Jacob Blake this past August, and will face no consequences for permanently paralyzing another human being. Once again, our systems have failed us as Kenosha County District… Continue reading MADSA Condemns Lack of Police Accountability
- Defend the Vote!Early this morning, Donald Trump declared victory prematurely in the presidential election, despite the outcome remaining unclear as votes in many key battleground states remained (and for the most part still remain) uncounted. Trump is attempting to disrupt the counting of the remaining votes, calling it a “major fraud” and declaring his intention to challenge the results before the conservative-led… Continue reading Defend the Vote!
- Madison Area DSA endorses the “Doyle Resolution”Madison Area DSA endorses the “Doyle Resolution” in support of the renewed effort to halt the expansion of the Dane County Jail. Click here to sign up for Madison DSA’s efforts to stop the jail. In 2019 the Dane County Board of Supervisors flaunted the Derail the Jail coalition and approved a $220 million jail consolidation project, the largest capital… Continue reading Madison Area DSA endorses the “Doyle Resolution”
Late September Membership Meeting
September 28, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Derail the Jail: Roleplaying Conversations
September 29, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Exec Committee Meeting
October 4, 2021 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Madison Tenant Power meeting
October 7, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm