progressive politics

Pittsburgh DSA Socialist Feminist Working Group: First Meeting!

This event is hosted by Pittsburgh DSA. Our analysis is stronger when it is intersectional. “There is no thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.” — Audre Lorde Reproductive rights are a socialist issue. Poverty is a feminist issue. Socialist Feminism refuses to be reduced to a single analytical lens,…

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Public hearing for Pittsburgh Sanctuary City Legislation

This event is hosted by Pittsburgh Sanctuary City Coalition and FURIA. (En espanol abajo) People! We got the date confirmed for our public hearing! July 12th @ 2PM. No better way to stand and act in solidarity with the immigrant community by filling that Council Chamber! We also need as many Pittsburgh city residents as…

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Pittsburgh DSA July General Meeting

Join the Pittsburgh chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America for our July general meeting. At this meeting: ? Our elected officers will introduce their slate for Steering Committee, and members will hold a vote to confirm them. (We’ll have announced the slate to dues-paying members beforehand) ? We’ll discuss our chapter work, including our…

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The Labor Movement in Mexico & US-Mexico Relations

This event is organized by The Battle of Homestead Foundation. The Bernard Kleiman Lecture, sponsored by the United Steelworkers, highlights a speaker on the international labor market. This year’s honored guest is Napoleon Gomez Urrutia, President of the National Union of the Mine, Metal, Steel, and Allied Workers of the Mexican Republic. An Oxford-educated economist,…

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Progressive Unity Picnic

On July 2nd bring a picnic lunch and join us at the Willie Galimore Center! We will convene with other local groups to share our thoughts, hopes, and plans for the future in a convivial setting. To break bread together and talk with our neighbors, share our experiences, and relieve our anxieties.

Learn About Draft Bernie For A People’s Party

The Draft Bernie for a People’s Party campaign aims to channel the enthusiasm generated by the Sanders campaign into building a new political party. This party will offer new progressive electoral choices and strive to enact the people-first platform that so many supported during the Sanders campaign. It is the campaigns hope that by showing Sen. Bernie…

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Pittsburgh March Against War

This event is organized by Pittsburghers in Solidarity Against War. The unilateral military actions and proposals of the Trump administration threaten to draw the United States deeper into the cycle of perpetual war. We believe ordinary people, through bold, nonviolent activism, have the power to stop the next conflict. We seek to rebuild the mass…

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The People’s Summit 2017 Las Vegas Activist Review

Las Vegas DSA, Draft Bernie Nevada for a People’s Party, Nevada for Healthcare-Now!, in association with Rights Society, invite you to join us for a review of the People’s Summit! Join us for light fare, refreshing beverages, and an evening of riveting discussion! We encourage all community leaders, activists, organizers, and citizens regardless of party…

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NJWFA Roadmap for Progressive Change Policy Summit

Public event organized by NJ Working Families Alliance. Registration required: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/register-for-the-nj-working-families-roadmap-for-change-summit?link_id=1&can_id=4bcce5e472e76f1352818a0ee4e835f2&source=email-register-today-roadmap-for-progressive-change-summit&email_referrer=register-today-roadmap-for-progressive-change-summit&email_subject=register-today-roadmap-for-progressive-change-summit