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Issue 3: Editorial Statement

For this special edition of Partisan, our Praxis issue, we pause in presenting theory and strategy and instead offer stories of that theory fully realized in practice. Ultimately the question we put forward to our readership as you scroll through comrades sharing their organizing lessons and triumphs is the same question Cher dared to ask…

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Meet Justin Charles

National Political Committee (NPC) member running for reelection at the 2021 DSA Convention takes our ‘Myspace Survey’.

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On Resolution 18 and the International Committee

The Authors of R.18 clarify the current structure of the International Committee and what and how their proposal would change it.

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Great Expectations: An Assessment of Emerge’s Contribution to Developing a Communist Tendency in DSA

DSA’s National Convention beginning in just a few days, and assembled every two years as the highest decision-making body of the organization, will bring together some 1,300 delegates from DSA chapters around the country.  After the last convention two years ago, I shared with my comrades in Emerge and with other self-described communists in DSA…

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Grievance Committee Roundtable

NYC-DSA Grievance Committee members, Martha, Yuri, Madi, and Alexandra discuss our relationship to conflict and conflict’s relationship to the state as they share lessons learned and discuss the future of DSA grievance committees at a national level.

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Interview On Workers’ Inquiry and Global Class Struggle

Partisan co-editor-in-chief, Spencer A, talks to two of the contributors, Robert Ovetz and Shawn Hattingh, to the new book, Workers’ Inquiry and Global Class Struggle.

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So Much for Personal Brands

Building power in an industry that’s falling apart

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Organizing for Single Payer and Health Justice

NYC-DSA healthcare organizer reflects on her experiences.

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Soup for our Family

Reflections on Portland DSA’s resiliency work during a year of crises

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Connecting American Tenancy With Palestinian Struggle

With the continued assault on the Palestinian people, it is the duty of American socialists and communists to disrupt capital at home from the docks to the doorstep.

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Class Consciousness And Communist Action

Reflections on how the communist spark can emerge in the American workplace

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Horizons of Mass Tenant Unionism in Connecticut

Central Connecticut chapter co-chair Alex discusses in-state victories by DSA such as a right to counsel for tenants, and actively working towards a vision of building municipal-area and statewide tenant unions.