DSA’s membership has increased dramatically since the election, as great numbers of people have sought out both alternatives to centrist Democratic policies and new avenues for resisting Trump. That resistance could readily be seen in DSA actions on inauguration weekend, as members joined #DisruptJ20 protests, demonstrated at the Women’s March on Washington, recruited new members, and more. Derek Robertson’s recent piece, “We Can’t Take this Sitting Down: A Socialist Group’s Moment of Resistance,” interviews and follows DSA members as they meet, protest, and explain the urgency that has driven them to take a stand.
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