DSA Meeting 6/18 & Maria Svart Events

Maria Svart, DSA National Director will be in Austin!
Maria Svart is the National Director of DSA. With extended family in the Mineworkers, Teachers, Postal Workers and Firefighters, Maria grew up understanding the importance of collective action. She was a student organizer around feminist, immigrant and labor rights, then worked for Massachusetts Public Interest Research Group before becoming a Service Employees International Union organizer for eight years. Prior to being on DSA staff, Maria was elected to national leadership with Young Democratic Socialists, DSA’s campus wing, and then with DSA’s National Political Committee.  See scheduled events below.

7-8:30 pm, Thursday June 18
DSA Chapter Meeting
Gary Brown of Stonewall Democrats will speak
1700 South First Street (TSEU Hall)

2-3 pm, Friday, June 19
Maria Svart interview by Thorne Dreyer, Rag Radio
KOOP 91.7 FM [Live and Streaming]

5:30-7:30, Friday, June 19
Maria Svart: Women’s Happy Hour: DSA and Socialist Feminism
Radio Coffee and Beer, 4208 Manchaca Road

3-5, Saturday, June 20
Maria Svart, DSA National Director
“Why we need Bernie Sanders and Democratic Socialism”
Sa-Ten Coffee and Eats, 916 Springdale Road, Bldg. 3
Join us for coffee, tea, & food.  BYOB if you want wine or beer.