Chapter Statements

  • Racism, Capitalism and Rebellion

    Racism, Capitalism and Rebellion

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  • Draft Resolution for Unions to Demand Justice for George Floyd

    Draft Resolution for Unions to Demand Justice for George Floyd

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  • How to write your rep about police and prison abolition

    Step 1: Find your reps Figure out who you want to write and what power they hold: Madison City Council ask them to commit to support of resolution #60764 on June 16th for police oversight and to a long-term goal of defunding Madison Police. Dane County Board of Supervisors ask them to stop the jail……

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  • DSA Justice4George Committee: Week of 6/8/20

    DSA Justice4George Committee: Week of 6/8/20

    The murder of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police marked the beginning of an international, Black-led, popular rebellion against racism and police brutality.  In a matter of days, the Black Lives Matter movement in Madison has coalesced around a collection of demands: establish community control over the Madison Police Department, defund the……

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  • #justice4george


    The Madison-Area chapter of the Democratic Socialists of Americas condemns the public execution of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police. We stand in solidarity with protesters calling out the deeply entrenched pattern of violence, anti-Blackness, and oppression upheld by police in our country, in our state, and in our city. MADSA supports the……

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  • Joe Biden Must Withdraw

    Madison-Area DSA is calling for the immediate withdrawal of Joe Biden from the race for the Democratic presidential nomination given the myriad women who have spoken publicly and courageously about his harassment, predation, and rape.  Let us be clear: each and every time Biden has violated a person’s boundaries, regardless of what any specific violation……

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  • Wisconsin Spring Election: Dangerous and Illegitimate

    Today, despite expert warnings of dire public health consequences,the State of Wisconsin held an in-person primary election that endangered and disenfranchised untold numbers of voters.  For weeks, Governor Tony Evers was reluctant to take action. His initial decision to extend absentee voting and his eventual executive order to delay this election came amid immense public……

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  • 4/4/20: Coronavirus, Crisis and Class Struggle – 2pm (Zoom)

    4/4/20: Coronavirus, Crisis and Class Struggle – 2pm (Zoom)

    Link to FB event Seemingly overnight, the world as we know it has been fundamentally transformed into an unrecognizable, dystopian nightmare. The coronavirus has brought to the surface an underlying, insoluble and system-wide economic crisis, not in the form we expected, and even more terrifying than we could have imagined. Internationally, we can see what……

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  • 4/4/20 BookMarx: Capital Vol 1, Chp 1 – 4:00pm (Zoom)

    BookMarx is a reading group where we discuss the foundational texts of socialist thought to develop an analytical framework to understand, criticize, and deconstruct capitalism in our aims to build a better world. This event is open to the public. Topic: BookMarx: Capital Volume 1 Pt1Time: Apr 4, 2020 04:00 PM Central Time (US and……

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  • 4/4/20: Red Madison Working Meeting – 10:30 am (Zoom)

    Red Madison, DSA’s publication, will be holding our working meeting over video chat via Zoom. We will be discussing status of articles, ideas for the next edition, and features for the COVID-19 crisis. This meeting is open to any DSA member. Topic: 4/4 Red Madison Working MeetingTime: Apr 4, 2020 10:30 PM Central Time (US……

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