Twin Cities DSA Supports Aisha Gomez

The following resolution was passed by the Steering Committee on October 30, 2019. WHEREAS, on October 10, 2019, the Minneapolis Police Department used violent, escalatory tactics including indiscriminate spraying of chemical irritants and charging horses into crowds after a rally by Donald Trump, and WHEREAS, the MPD used these tactics in an effort to to… Read more »

If You’re So Rich, How Come You’re Not Smart?

We have come to a point in late-stage capitalism where a lot of the so-called philanthropy vying for well-meaning control of our lives is so inept, so blinkered by ideology, that it has become its own opposite. “Philanthropy” contains two Greek root words that mean, respectively, “love” and “human.” But, particularly in the subdivision of… Read more »

Local Labor News Round-up

Comrades, we are in the midst of a wave of labor actions and agitation as the working class reasserts itself with greater urgency every day. People are fighting for their communities, fighting to save the planet, and fighting to get just a little more justice in their lives every day. All labor actions involve surprises,… Read more »

TCDSA Steering Committee

Chapter co-chairs ([email protected]): Rita T. ([email protected]) Tim S. ([email protected]) Treasurer: Ezra I. ([email protected]) Technology Coordinator: Eugene B. ([email protected]) Recording Secretary: Tracy W. ([email protected]) Member At Large Representatives: Mara K., Bol B., & Luna Z. Political Education Coordinator: Kevin M. ([email protected]) Political Action Coordinator: Isuru H. Ecosocialism Branch representative: Vacant ([email protected]) Housing Branch representative: Vacant Labor… Read more »

Keeping Up the Pressure on Concentration Camp Investors: A Tour of Corporate Shame and a Weekend of Action

Concentration camps are big business. Minneapolis has no shortage of corporations profiting off human suffering and misery, as immigrants are targeted at the border and throughout the country. Locally, TCDSA members have helped launch a campaign against Thrivent, a local “ethical” investment bank that invests in Core Civic and GEO Group, the two main companies… Read more »