We are socialists, we are enemies of today’s capitalistic economic system for the exploitation of the economically weak, with its unfair salaries, with its unseemly evaluation of a human being according to wealth and property instead of responsibility and performance, and we are all determined to destroy this system under all conditions.
The idea among mostly white affluent Americans that their ancestors came "legally" is a bourgeois fantasy. Everyone who immigrated to America broke laws, here or in their land of origin, intended to deny their humanity. Only time and geography separates you from the caravan. -NYCDSA
100 years ago, Eugene Debs was convicted under the Sedition Act for giving this speech against the First World War.
Shout it out: don't cage children! #FamiliesBelongTogetherANDFree!
"The median Amazon employee makes $13.67 an hour. Many of those employees rely on food stamps, Medicaid and public housing to survive. You know who pays for that? You do. You know what Jeff Bezos makes every hour? $10,833,33 It's time for Amazon to get off corporate welfare."
🌹 "We should be paying attention to #PrisonStrike2018. Disabled people are disproportionately imprisoned in the U.S. The rights of incarcerated people is also a disability rights issue."🌹
- Amelia N. Gibson
How do we fight gentrification in North Brooklyn?
Let's count the ways:
1⃣ We end vacancy decontrol
2⃣ We expand rent stabilization to cover every New York City apartment
3⃣ We strengthen our rent laws so that we have a foundation that protects communities at risk
-Julia Salazar, Candidate for NY State Senate
The truth about Medicare for All won't be found in the disingenuous reports of a bought and paid for right-wing think tank. It’s found with our families and friends, who can’t afford rising premiums and astronomical deductibles and demand a humane, single-payer system, for all.
Democratic Socialists of America is the largest and fastest growing socialist organization in the USA.
Generalistic and moderated instance.