DSA Meeting: April 16

Austin DSA Meeting

Thursday, April 16th, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Texas State Employees Union Hall, 1700 South 1st, Austin, TX  78704

Akwasi Evans, publisher of NOKOA, on History of the Austin African American Struggle; Discussion.

The Bernie Sanders Campaign – Report on March 31st event and next steps.

Discussion of DSA Draft Socialist Strategy; Planning for May 2-3 DSA Virtual National Meeting in Austin.

Austin Town Meeting with Senator Sanders

BREAKING NEWS:  Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders will be in Austin!

Tuesday, March 31 at 7 p.m.
IBEW Local Union 520
4818 E. Ben White Boulevard
Austin, TX 78760

$25 suggested contribution – no one turned away
Join Bernie, Jim Hightower and other local leaders for a discussion on how we:
Overturn “Citizens United” and Get Big Money Out of Politics
Deal with Obscene Wealth and Income Inequality
Combat Climate Change
Create Democracy NOT Oligarchy


DSA Meeting: March 19

Austin DSA Meeting

Thursday, March 19, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Texas State Employees Union Hall, 1700 South 1st, Austin, TX  78704

Feminist Organizing:  DSA Members Glenn Scott and Alice Embree with Mary Kennedy, Texas State Teachers Association organizer

Strategy Discussion

Film Showing: 6:00 p.m., Thursday, March 5

Shadows of Liberty will be shown by the Texas State Employees Union (TSEU) at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, March 5th, at the TSEU Hall, 1700 South First Street.  FREE.

The documentary reveals the extraordinary truth behind the news media: censorship, cover‐ups and corporate control.  Tracing the story of media manipulation through the years, Shadows of Liberty poses a crucial question: why have we let a handful of powerful corporations write the news?
FEATURING: Danny Glover, Julian Assange, Dan Rather, Amy Goodman, David Simon, Daniel Ellsberg, Norman Solomon, Janine Jackson, Dick Gregory, Roberta Baskin, Deepa Kumar, Jeff Cohen, Robert McChesney, John Nichols, Chris Hedges, Kristina Borjesson, and many more.

FILM TRAILER: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_SAUborWbPw&feature=c4-overview&list=UU03hWohkXnD212MZ1LRetTA

February 2015 DSA Meeting

7:00-9:00 p.m., Thursday, February 19th
1700 South First St., Austin, TX  78704 (TSEU Hall)
Danny Saenz will speak on the Disabled Rights Movement.

Austin DSA believes that both the economy and society should be run democratically to meet human needs, not to make profits for a few.

Democratic Socialists of America Austin Chapter