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Who Is “We,” Comrade?

Towards a Socialist Chicago (TaSC) provides us with a period of experimentation housed…

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An Examination into Chicago’s Independent Political Organizations

In Chicago, we have a tradition of political organizations called Independent Political Organizations.…

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Red Star Bulletin Issue #24

Welcome to Issue #24 of the Red Star Bulletin! The aim of this…

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Labor Branch Perspectives — Towards a Socialist Chicago

National Terrain As the working class suffers from the economic fallout of last…

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Between Low Hanging Fruit and Full Harvests

As Chicago DSA starts thinking through how we move Towards a Socialist Chicago,…

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Red Star Bulletin Issue #23

Welcome to Issue #23 of the Red Star Bulletin! The aim of this…

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Solving America’s Housing Crisis Requires More Democracy, Not Less

A recent article by Slate’s Henry Grabar claims Mayor Lightfoot “stripped aldermen of…

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Want a More Accessible and Democratic Organization? The Answer is Politics, Not Process

As a mass organization, transparency and increased democratic participation are unquestionably important and…

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A Guide for Smarties and A Rebuttal: On the Proposal for Transparency and Accountability

If you’re a member of Chicago DSA, you are likely to have heard…

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With (Imaginary) Friends Like These (or why we should stop worrying about what “a worker” thinks)

Hello everyone, my name is Dallas but you likely know me better as…

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Transparency Requires Labor, Not Legislation

The resolution titled “Transparency and Accountability to Build Socialist Power” and proposed at…

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Transparency and Accountability Builds Socialist Power

In light of the upcoming CDSA April General Chapter Meeting, there is one…

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Starving and Policing Imperial Cities

To stay alive in perpetual late capitalist austerity, cities turned to a strategy…

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How Do Left Organizations Define Their Priorities?

The Chicago DSA general chapter meeting on April 3 will take up a…

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A Budding Midwestern Labor Struggle: Colectivo Coffee Employees In The Middle Of Historic Vote To Unionize

All across the Midwest, employees at Colectivo Coffee are in the middle of…

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Chicago’s Gerrymandered Wards Are a Political Mess

The Chicago Advisory Redistricting Commission has begun accepting applications to be part of…

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Why We’re Discussing “Towards a Socialist Chicago”

At the Chicago DSA general chapter meeting on April 3, members will be…

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Anti-Asian, Anti-Sex Work Hate Crimes Don’t Get A Congressional Hearing

This piece was originally published in the author's newsletter - Classtime. You can…

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Tuesday Thoughts with Sean – Majority Rule

Since the last column was published, the American Rescue Plan has made it…

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Large Tech Companies Punish Sex Workers

“Sex work is work”, we hear over and over again on social media…