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Why Chicago Needs to Pass Just Cause for Eviction

On Saturday, August 21 the Chicago Housing Justice League, a coalition of housing…

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Madigan Down, But Not Out – City Quietly Renews ShotSpotter Contract – Chicago Bears Consider Move

Welcome to Issue #26 of the Red Star Bulletin! The aim of this…

Op-Ed

SocFem Queer and Trans Solidarity Statement, August 2021

As socialists, we know that the fall of capitalism necessitates the fall of…

Op-Ed

Abolish The Suburbs

Tucker Carlson recently launched into a tirade on Democrats' rather milquetoast efforts to…

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Primer Red: The Petit (Petty) Bourgeoisie

It has been observed, fairly widely at this point, that “Trumpism,” whatever that…

Op-Ed

The Big Tent and the Tensions within DSA

Over the course of the last year, there have been growing tensions within…

Op-Ed

One Step Forward, Three Steps Back – The ‘Crisis’ of Pronouns & Unity For Our Class

So the Chicago Class Unity Caucus played everyone, got the publicity they were…

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Introducing the CDSA Internationalism Series

Earlier this year our chapter’s Political Education and Policy Committee voted to create…

Op-Ed

Vote for Class Unity in the CDSA branch elections

Chicago DSA is in bad shape. After a year without general meetings, our…

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What Does An Elected School Board Mean For Chicago?

With the watershed news of the HB 2908 passing the Illinois House and…

Op-Ed

Factions: A Hard Electoral Problem

INTRODUCTION Comrade Sean Duffy wrote a great article. I respond to it here,…

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RSB Issue #25

Welcome to Issue #25 of the Red Star Bulletin! The aim of this…

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Why Single Transferable Vote is Wrong for Internal DSA Elections

There is a debate within the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) around voting…

Op-Ed

Chicago DSA Campaigns: How We Should Move Forward

TL;DR  We should reauthorize campaigns annually  We should have a strong system for…

Op-Ed

Proportional Representation Is Still The Way Forward

In the wake of our elections for delegates to the upcoming national convention,…

Op-Ed

In Support of the Mass Action Points of Unity

After May 28th, when all of the votes have been submitted and the…

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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…

Op-Ed

Between Low Hanging Fruit and Full Harvests

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