This has been reposted from Elizabeth Mahoney’s blog on medium. June 12, 2017. “In April, I and Neal Meyer, as representatives of the Democratic Socialists of America, attended the Acampamento Internacional de Juventudes em Luta(the International Encampment of Youth in Struggle) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Acampamento is organized by the MES (Left Socialist […]Read more "Repost: “The DSA Has a Future Outside of the Socialist International”"
The East Bay Pioneers In April, the East Bay Democratic Socialists of America adopted new by-laws at their general membership meeting. With the rapid growth of DSA, locals have begun to re-imagine how the organization should operate, as it develops from an interest group into a fighting socialist mass organization. Many of the new recruits […]Read more "East Bay DSA moves towards Democratic Centralism?"
How does the establishment react to the left? Jeremy Corbyn has shocked the international press, marking the end of an era. While the media has previously ignored developments of the far-left or treated democratic socialists as an irrelevant historical relic, the American media’s response to the success of the Labour Party’s left turn has been […]Read more "The People’s Summit and the specter of sectarianism"
We have just launched and we are looking for folks to write contributions, or to lend their skills in other ways to support our mission statement. Democratic socialists from around the country, as well as allies from the US and around the world, are welcome to submit content. Our goal is to develop into a […]Read more "Write for New Weimar."
In August of 2014, the DSA Left Caucus adopted a simple but powerful position paper, which points the way forward for building democratic socialism in America. New Weimar takes inspiration from this tendency, and will base itself around defending and advancing these perspectives and platforms, relating this genuine socialist perspective to history, current events, and new developments on the American left.Read more "Our Mission Statement"