The Right to Stay Home: How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration

David Bacon speaking at the DSA National Convention

Author, photographer and immigrant rights activist David Bacon explained how U.S. economic and trade policy contributed to migration and how global capitalism is the cause of many of our economic problems, including the assault on U.S. labor.

Bacon’s writings and photographs appear in TruthOut, The Nation, The American Prospect, and other publications. His latest book is The Right to Stay Home: How U.S. Policy Drives Mexican Migration. His photographs and stories can be found at

Introduction to Socialist Feminism Call

November 03, 2016 · 7 rsvps
Introduction to Socialist Feminism

Join DSA activist Michele Rossi to explore “socialist feminism.” How does it differ from other forms of feminism? How and when did it develop? What does it mean for our activism? 8-9pm ET, 7-8pm CT, 6-7pm MT, 5-6pm PT.


Feminist Working Group

November 15, 2016 · 5 rsvps
Feminist Working Group Call

People of all genders are welcome to join this call to discuss DSA's work on women's issues. We will discuss election results and their implications for DSA's work (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.