Rebirth and Renewal and Participatory Democracy in a Multicultural U.S.

Can't attend the full DSA convention? Here are some options for Friday and Saturday nights.



John Nichols - Washington correspondent for The Nation and author of The “S” Word, among other books

Catherine Tactaquin - Executive director of the National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

Steve Williams - Co-founder and former Executive Director of POWER (People Organized to Win Employment Rights) and founding member of LeftRoots

for an energizing evening of strategizing how to best build our movement!

Musical performance by Mario de Mira, aka Nomi from Power Struggle

Moderated by Maria Svart - National director of the Democratic Socialists of America

Friday, October 25, 2013

7:30 - 9:30 PM

Humanist Hall

390 27th Street

Oakland, CA 94612

This free public event is part of the DSA national convention. Convention attendees do not need to RSVP. Others may RSVP here.

Bring your copy of The S Word: A Short History of an American Tradition...Socialism to get it signed by John Nichols!


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David Bacon, immigration writer and photojournalist for TruthOut, The Nation, The American Prospect


Tom Hayden, veteran of Students for a Democratic Society and former CA state senator

will speak on

Rebuilding Participatory Democracy in a Multicultural U.S.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

6:30 PM Reception

7:00 PM Dinner with comedy by Nato Green

Hilton Garden Inn

1800 Powell St.

Emeryville, CA 94608.

Those attending the DSA national convention do not need to purchase a ticket because it is included in the convention registration price. Tickets may be purchased here.

Feminist Working Group

November 15, 2016 · 3 rsvps
Feminist Working Group Call

People of all genders are welcome to join this call to discuss DSA's work on women's issues. Topic and presenter to be announced (30 minutes). Business will include reports on screenings of She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, preparation for April Abortion Access Bowl-A-Thon fundraising, and leadership development (up to 1 hour). 9 pm ET; 8 pm CT; 7 pm MT; 6 pm PT.


DSA New Member Orientation Call

November 16, 2016 · 11 rsvps
DSA New Member Orientation

You've joined DSA - Great. Now register for this New Member Orientation call and find out more about our politics and our vision.  And, most importantly, how you can become involved.  8 PM ET; 7 PM CT; 6 PM MT; 5 PM PT.