Organizing for Power: A Four-Step Course on How We Win

Hosted by Jane McAlevey and the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung

For DSA members and chapters interested in more deeply engaging in the material from our No Shortcuts to Building Power series this summer. Co-sponsors include the DSA International Committee and the Democratic Socialist Labor Commission (DSLC).


Video screencap: AFW-CWA president Sara Nelson speaks on the new “Organizing for Power” course


Over four sessions, this course will cover topics such as 1:1s, using persuasion, organizing leader ID, structure tests and more. The purpose of this series is to learn and actively engage: there will be both homework and interactive work during each session.

For planning purposes, here are the class dates:

  • Lecture 1: Tuesday, October 29th
  • Lecture 2: Tuesday, November 12th
  • Lecture 3: Tuesday, November 19th
  • Lecture 4: Tuesday, November 26th