As Democratic Socialists, we work toward greater solidarity among all working people who are ensnared in the capitalist system. Socialism as radical democracy is much more than the emancipation of a single economic class. While we hold a particular critique of political economy, we do not believe that racial, gender, sexual and other forms of oppression are reducible to economic exploitation.
In this section, DSA Cleveland highlights the organizations and actions we are involved with both as a chapter and as individuals in our work toward greater solidarity. Because solidarity must always involve closely listening to many voices that are often marginalized, we invite you to explore these groups and actions to find out more about their own perspectives, analyses, and actions that we think contribute to our mission.
Solidarity with Striking CWA workers!
Today, May 19 through Sunday May 21, our friends and comrades at in the Communication Workers of America are going on strike at AT&T stores around Cleveland and across the country. Tens of thousands of their members at AT&T have been working without a contract for months. If AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson doesn’t settle by 3pm ET … Read more
National Lawyers Guild
The National Lawyers Guild works to protect the rights of workers, women, farmers, people with disabilities and people of color, and “is dedicated to the need for basic change in the structures of our political and economic system.” According to their mission, “We seek to unite the lawyers, law students, legal workers and jailhouse lawyers to … Read more