Democratic Socialists of America is the largest and fastest growing socialist organization in the USA. We are a political and activist organization, not a party; we use variety of tactics, from legislative to direct action, to fight for reforms that empower working people.

The DSA has already achieved significant victories throughout the country, and we're bringing that success to the western suburbs of Illinois.


Lake-McHenry DSA April Meeting

April 7th, 2019 01:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Church of the Holy Apostles (Wauconda, IL)

RSVP on Facebook The Lake-McHenry branch was established in 2017 and meets on the first Sunday of every month at 1:30pm in Wauconda (Church of the Holy Apostles, 26238 N. IL Rte. 59). ... read more

Marxist Reading Group - Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook

April 7th, 2019 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137

The next meeting of West Suburban Illinois Democratic Socialists Marxist Reading Group will be held on Sunday, April 7 at 11 AM at the College of DuPage cafeteria in Glen Ellyn. " ... read more

Marx for Normies (Lake-McHenry DSA Reading Group)

April 12th, 2019 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Panera (6000 NW Hwy., Crystal Lake)

Join us for a discussion of 18th Bromaire of Louis Napoleon, in which Marx discusses the importance of democracy and what happens when it is lost. RSVP on Facebook The ... read more

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Statement on Illinois HB 3515

In response to a transphobic bill introduced by State Representative Tom Morrison of Palatine in the Illinois House, West Suburban IL Democratic Socialists of America have issued the following statement: "West Suburban Illinois DSA strongly condemns Rep. Thomas Morrison's vile, bigoted, and anti-science bill, HB3515. Paradoxically entitled the "... read more

West Suburban IL DSA Statement on Venezuela

The West Suburban IL chapter of the DSA, in the strongest possible terms, formally condemns the right-wing coup perpetrated by the US government and its allies, and stands with the people of Venezuela and their democratically elected government. The United States is not and should not be the arbiter of ... read more

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