United States - DSA Two Years Later: Where Are We At? Where Are We Headed?
La Botz, Danhttp://www.europe-solidaire.org/spip.php?article47467
Publisher: Europe Solidaire Sans Frontieres
Date Written: 03/01/2019
Year Published: 2019
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX23268
The Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) had had a massive surge in membership in the last two years. Here is a look at the history of socialism in the US and the DSA's current prospects for enacting real change.
It has been two years since the explosive surge of the Democratic Socialists of America, now the largest socialist organization in the United States and the largest since the 1940s. And DSA has had some remarkable successes. Today as the country turns its attention to the presidential election of 2020, we ask: How DSA is doing? What is it accomplishing? And where is it going? What do the various caucuses and political tendencies within DSA propose as a future direction for the group? Is there a genuine left wing of DSA, and if not, what is the alternative?