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Articles Issue 6

On Discipline in DSA

An argument for redefining discipline in DSA: socialist organizers must develop skills for navigating social and political differences, and commit to discussion and self-reflection.

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Articles Issue 6 Labor

A Tactical Argument on DSA’s Approach to Labor

An analysis of the political left’s relationship to labor unions, and the potential strategies to reforge links between DSA and workplace militants.

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Articles Issue 6

From Gaza to Oakland: Grassroots Organizing for Palestine in the Oakland Education Association

A first-hand account of the Oakland Education Association’s mobilization after October 7th to educate students about Palestine, while facing workplace retaliation and intra-union conflict.

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Articles Issue 6

For Diverse Politics; For Diverse Tactics

A coordinator of the CC Committee on Anti-Racism synthesizes the committee’s investigation into abolitionist and anti-imperialist praxis, arguing that a response to proletarian disorganization necessitates the study of diverse political traditions.

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Editorial Statement Issue 6

Issue 6: Editorial Statement

For Gary Potter, who lived and died a communist. As we write, countless disasters are unfolding across the world–the genocide in Palestine is but the most wretched among them. And these disasters are not fortuitous; they result from the way in which our world is governed by capitalism. Abroad, capitalism must maintain imperial extraction through…

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Articles Issue 6

Theses for Palestine Solidarity

Communist Caucus organizers propose eleven theses for developing Palestine solidarity within labor unions, on the basis of recent organizing experience.

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Articles Issue 6

Student Workers of Columbia and the Struggle for Palestine

A play-by-play account of Palestine solidarity organizing by students and workers at Columbia University, and an exploration of the political possibilities of organized student labor.

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Articles Issue 6

No Appetite for Apartheid

The Palestine Solidarity Working Group takes inspiration from the Delano Grape Boycott to reimagine the BDS movement as mass organizing.

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Articles Issue 6

The Illusion of Victory

Tenant protection regulations are crucial to bottlenecking the tide of evictions, harassment, and violence against housed and unhoused tenants, but their enforcement is always left up to a political class with interests antithetical to our own. In the end, only collective action can free us.

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Four Theses About the DSA Budget from Communist Caucus

Given the budget deficit crisis engulfing DSA, we in Communist Caucus are compelled to examine the political moment which we find ourselves in and what kind of organization DSA needs to become in order to weather it.

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2023 DSA National Convention: Mini-Issue

Building DSA as an Organization of Organizers

A vision for DSA’s future that responds to the problem of proletarian disorganization.

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2023 DSA National Convention: Mini-Issue Articles

Communist Caucus Interviews 2023 NPC Candidates

Excerpt from the Communist Caucus Convention Committee’s interview with NPC candidates about their paths to DSA and organizing experience.