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Dean Debate Inspires D5 to Rethink What’s Possible

Supervisor debates tend to be sleepy affairs, especially six months before a special election. But last Monday over 200 people came out to hear Dean Preston and Vallie Brown in their first debate. Dean proposed doubling the amount of a...

May 25, 2019

May Day Events

What’s May Day? May Day is a day for workers to unite in solidarity across the globe. Although it started in the United States, it isn’t widely recognized here. The holiday emerged from the radical struggles of the nineteenth century...

April 30, 2019

DSA SF rallies with VCA workers

Amidst a national assault on organized labor, standing with workers has never been more important. Workers at the VCA Animal Hospital in the Mission have been fighting for a fair contract in 2019. While members of the ILWU bargaining committee...

April 26, 2019

It’s official: SF Slate endorsed by DSA San Francisco!

DSA San Francisco has officially endorsed The San Francisco Slate for Democratic Socialists of America’s National Political Committee! We are extremely proud to back three amazing women who have helped build our chapter. Find out more about Jen, Jenbo &...

April 18, 2019

All About the 2019 National Convention in Atlanta

Every two years, DSA holds a convention where the membership discusses and votes on changes to our national structure and our political goals. This year, the convention will be held on August 2-4 in Atlanta, GA. Any member or group...

April 8, 2019

DSA San Francisco Endorses Green New Deal Principles!

On Tuesday, March 26, the San Francisco chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America voted unanimously to endorse the DSA Ecosocialist Working Group’s Green New Deal: Guiding Principles. Motivated by our local Climate and Environmental Justice (C&EJ) committee, our chapter...

March 27, 2019

Anchor Brewing Workers Vote To Join ILWU

Today, Anchor Brewing workers voted to join the ILWU. This victory has been the result of workers’ organizing to win control over their jobs and life, and DSA has been proud to organize with these workers every step of the...

March 13, 2019

Hands Off Venezuela! Rally and March

Hands Off Venezuela! March & Rally – No Coup; No War; No Sanctions march and rally was held on March 9 to protest US intervention in Venezuela. The US aims to continue it’s imperial domination of Latin America by overthrowing...

March 10, 2019

#StopTheSweeps Board of Supervisors Hearing

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors met for a hearing during a special meeting of the Public Safety and Neighborhood Services to discuss the city response to homeless residents during storms, on March 7th. Representatives of city agencies who defended...

March 10, 2019

DSA SF Chapter Statement on Proposed National DSA Bernie Sanders Endorsement

San Francisco DSA Calls on the DSA National Political Committee to Defer the Question of Endorsing Bernie Sanders to the 2019 National Convention and Reject the Previously Approved National Independent Expenditure Campaign Overview On February 19, 2019, Bernie Sanders announced...

March 5, 2019