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  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
August 17, 2022 at 5:11 AM

September General Business Meeting - Call for Business Items

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America The?next general membership meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 13th, at 7 PM! This meeting will be a?BUSINESS meeting! ? The?deadline to submit business items to be voted…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
August 12, 2022 at 3:23 PM

Reflections on the Stephanie Gallardo Campaign

Last push for housing ballot initiative Friends, Seattle DSA is proud to have backed Stephanie Gallardo to the hilt in her electoral campaign for Congress against pro-corporate, pro-war Democratic Party establishment politician Adam Smith. Stephanie ran …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
August 9, 2022 at 1:22 AM

Register for Tomorrow's General Membership Meeting

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America Online August General Membership Meeting  Three important resolutions to vote on TOMORROW, Tuesday, Aug 9, 7-9PM. Come hear from HomeGrown and Starbucks workers about the…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
August 2, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Ballots are due // signatures for social housing // Register for the August General Membership Meeting

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America Heading Ballots are due tomorrow to send Stephanie Gallardo for Congress into the Primary against twenty-four year incumbent warhawk Rep. Adam Smith. Our members chose to…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
July 29, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Celebrate 57 Years of Medicare -- and the fight ahead for Medicare for All and abortion access

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America We keep marching. Seattle DSA's healthcare working group will host a march and rally for healthcare justice and celebrate 57 years of Medicare in Washington on Saturday, …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
July 19, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Ballots Arrive + Signatures for "Yes on I-135" Social Housing Initiative

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America The Fight for Social Housing Advances! The Housing Justice Working Group has helped House Our Neighbors meet its signature require…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
July 11, 2022 at 4:23 PM

This Tuesday: We Won’t Go Back - the Case for Socialist Feminism w/ special guest Speaker!

July general membership mtg You’re invited to the July Seattle DSA General Membership Meeting on… We Won’t Go Back -  The Case for Socialist Feminism  This Tuesday, July 12, 7pm In-person + Zoom  Washington Hall 153 14th Ave  Please register her…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
July 7, 2022 at 11:00 PM

We Won’t Go Back - the Case for Socialist Feminism w/ special guest Speaker!

July general membership mtg You’re invited to the July Seattle DSA General Membership Meeting on… We Won’t Go Back -  The Case for Socialist Feminism  Tuesday, July 12, 7pm In-person + Zoom  Washington Hall 153 14th Ave  Please register here …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 27, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Democrats didn't protect abortion. DSA fights back through mass action.

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America Hybrid July General Membership Meeting We're meeting both online and in-person (tentatively at Washington Hall!) on July 12 at 7 PM. We have so much to discuss from the f…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 25, 2022 at 7:06 PM

Roe v Wade overturned -- PROTEST TODAY Sat. 5pm Westlake

Protest TODAY, Saturday, June 25th5 pm at Westlake.Join DSA and invite others. The Supreme Court overturned Roe vs. Wade, opening the floodgates for Republican-dominated states to ban abortion, attacking the bodily autonomy of all people. Lives…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 24, 2022 at 4:47 PM

PROTEST tonight (Fri) 5pm, Federal Bldg, 2nd Ave - Roe v Wade overturned

Protest TODAY, Friday, June 24th at 5 pm at the Federal Building downtown at 915 2nd Ave (at Madison St).  Please join us and invite others. The Supreme Court has overturned Roe vs. Wade, eviscerating women’s rights. This opens the floodgates f…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 22, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Attend Saturday's In-Person Labor Organizing Workshop. Details inside.

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America People like you are fighting back -- and winning. While we've seen right-wing reaction to the rebellions of 2020, now is not the time to lick wounds. We learn, we pi…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 20, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Labor Organizing Workshop Saturday + TONS of Actions across King County

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America One Grande Priori-tea, Coming Up! There are several Seattle DSA for Stephanie Gallardo for Congress actions this week, a labor organizing workshop, and House Our Neighbor…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 14, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Seattle DSA canvasses for Stephanie Gallardo and Voting Item Update from June GMM

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Seattle DSA for Stephanie Gallardo for Congress: Socialists hit the streets to take on the war-machine Join us to knock doors across the district! We will be talking to vo…
  Liz, Starbucks Worker · [email protected]
June 10, 2022 at 1:12 AM

This directly impacts our ability to win

My name’s Liz and I'm a barista at the Starbucks Roastery Can you chip in $15, $27, $100 to help us attend Labor Notes to bring lessons and skills back to our fight here in Seattle? Hi all,   My name is Liz and I've been a worker at the Starbuck…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 6, 2022 at 2:50 PM

General Membership Meeting - Tuesday, June 7 @ 7 PM!

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America General Membership Meeting is tomorrow night! The General Membership Meeting (GMM) is our largest meeting of the month. Our Tuesday, June 7 from 7 PM to 9 PM PDT. We'll be…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
June 3, 2022 at 10:00 PM

This Tuesday - Elections and Resolutions: June General Meeting

Voting Items Seattle Democratic Socialist of America June General Membership Meeting This Tuesday, June 7, 7-9PMPlease RSVP Elect a New Co-Chair and Elected Organizer to the LC! Vote on two important resolutions…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 31, 2022 at 2:30 PM

Phonebank for Gallardo, Abortion Rights Postering & Button Making, Rally for Rent Power

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Phonebank for Stephanie Gallardo Field Launch DSA has selected the Stephanie Gallardo for Congress as one of 3 priority campaigns for 2022. As part of that selection, we i…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 25, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Rally for Renter Power June 2 + Stephanie Gallardo Field Launch June 4

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Housing for All is a Knockout: Community Rally for Renter Power Break open a landlord piñata to get your rent back and take a picture with Housey the House! …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 25, 2022 at 4:31 AM

Voting Items for June General Meeting: Resolutions and Elections!

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America Elect a New Co-Chair and Elected Organizer to the LC! Vote on two important resolutions! The June GMM is a voting meeting- Please RSVP and bring a friend (please reach out to other DSA members to invite them to be there on zoom) so that…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 23, 2022 at 2:50 PM

¡Pan, techo y trabajo! All deserve bread, a roof, and work! Support our member-endorsed priorities.

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America You Identified Our Priority Campaigns ¡Venceremos! ¡Pan, techo y trabajo! Our top three priorities members selected represent just that: bread, a roof, and work. This week…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 23, 2022 at 12:03 AM

$5,619

Exciting News! 🗳️ SPECIAL ELECTIONS 🗳️ 📣 TODAY, Sunday, May 22 until 11:59pm is the deadline to nominate yourself or someone else for the special elections for the LC positions of Co-Chair and Elected Organizer! Please nominate here:https://forms.gle/GUS7NoR…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 19, 2022 at 11:32 PM

What can we do to defend Roe & expand reproductive rights? This Saturday

Join the Socialist Feminist Resistance! The Supreme Court Plans to Overturn Roe How can we defend Roe v Wade and expand reproductive rights? Join the Seattle DSA Socialist Feminist Reproductive Rights Planning Meeting This Saturday, May 21, 5pm https://us02w…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 16, 2022 at 10:00 PM

Seattle DSA Co-Leads Socialist Feminist March!

Join the Socialist Feminist Resistance! Seattle DSA Co-leads Feminist March at May 14 Planned Parenthood Rally On Saturday May 14th, SDSA joined the socialist feminist contingent at the Planned Parenthood Bans off Seattle rally for reproductive r…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 13, 2022 at 3:34 AM

NO GOING BACK - Time to Take the Streets 💪

Saturday Planned Parenthood Rally Planned Parenthood and Women’s March RallyThis Saturday, May 14, 11am Cal Anderson Park **Seattle DSA will have a table at the rallyLook for the big yellow banner!** There is a clear and present danger that Roe v…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 10, 2022 at 3:08 PM

Defend Roe & SDSA Priority Campaigns: TONIGHT, 7pm - General Membership Mtg

Build the Socialist Feminist Resistance! Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Please register  for the general membership meeting tonight, Tuesday, May 10 at 7pm. Last week we rescheduled our recent general membership m…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 7, 2022 at 5:54 PM

Please RSVP, Help Drive Turnout for our rescheduled Tues 5/10 Voting Meeting

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America We have some important updates from your local council. Please RSVP, Help Drive Turnout for the rescheduled Tues 5/10 General Membership Meeting In order to mobilize to join the socialist feminist fightback against the assault on reproduc…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 3, 2022 at 10:56 PM

URGENT - Tonight's General Membership Meeting postponed to 5/10, Mobilize to Westlake to defend Reproductive rights

Seattle Democratic Socialists of America Urgent news from your Seattle DSA Local Council. Your Local Council just agreed unanimously to postpone our chapter meeting for one week (to Tuesday May 10 – RSVP for the rescheduled meeting here) so that we can instead mobilize the chapt…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
May 2, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Priority Campaigns for Seattle DSA + Save the Date: Stephanie Gallardo Field Program

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Let's Get Prioritized - Tuesday! Come to the exciting May General Membership Meeting on Tuesday at 7 PM, where we'll vote to prioritize up to 3 of the following campaigns:…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 29, 2022 at 1:03 AM

The labor movement is heating up!

Attend Labor Notes! Hi comrades, 🔥The labor movement is heating up!🔥   Are you excited and inspired by the recent Starbucks strikes? The 8500 person Amazon warehouse in Staten Island unionizing?  The Verizon and Apple store workers fighting to unionize?   …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 22, 2022 at 11:41 PM

“We started with the strike – the Big Bang...”

Friends,   Yesterday was a big day!    The Seattle Starbucks Roastery workers voted to unionize! They join Starbucks workers from nearly 30 other Starbucks stores to unionize, becoming the second store in Seattle to unionize and the 2nd of 3 Roasteries nat…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 18, 2022 at 4:00 PM

The revolution that feeds people gets my support.

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Want to imagine a world post-capitalism? Let's cook it. Capitalism unravels further this week as more people are forced out of housing and stretch meager budgets further f…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 16, 2022 at 12:24 AM

STRIKE Dispatch Day 1

Join a picket! Hi,   “I couldn't do this for myself, but I love my fellow workers and I would do anything for them. So we're organizing and I'm standing up with them”   “Stop firing us”   “Fighting for a union is the only way that we can make sure that we'…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 15, 2022 at 2:00 AM

STRIKE!

Hi,   **CONFIDENTIAL: This is sensitive information that the Starbucks workers have asked us not to make public until tomorrow (Friday, 4/15) AM. However, they gave us the green light to alert SDSA members and supporters Thursday evening.  Please do not po…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 11, 2022 at 2:30 PM

Weekend of 500 Posters + Signature Gathering to elect Stephanie Gallardo

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Weekend of 500 Posters The resurgence of the strength of the labor movement is more exciting than ever and as socialists, it’s our job to show up in working class solidari…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 9, 2022 at 6:38 PM

Double shot of revenge

Join us at Cal Anderson Park, Sunday April 16 at 4pm.  Please RSVP or just show up! We’ll hear from Starbucks workers and then we'll plaster the town with solidarity posters. Afterwards we’ll meet up for drinks. Friends,   Starbucks is fighting …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 5, 2022 at 8:40 PM

DEBATE with Special Guest Speakers TONIGHT, 7pm

SDSA General Membership Mtg Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Hi, We are excited to announce that we’ll have two special guest speakers at tonight’s Seattle DSA General Membership Meeting! Our guests …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 4, 2022 at 2:30 PM

See You Tuesday! + Opportunities to Support Starbucks Workers and Stephanie Gallardo for Congress

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America See you Tuesday night at the General Membership Meeting! The General Membership Meeting (GMM) is our largest meeting of the month. Our Tuesday, April 5 from 7 PM to 9 PM P…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
April 1, 2022 at 2:30 PM

Register for April's GMM + Two Ways to Support the Stephanie Gallardo Campaign this Weekend

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America April General Membership Meeting The General Membership Meeting (GMM) is our largest meeting of the month. Our Tuesday, April 5 from 7 PM to 9 PM PDT agenda will include: …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
March 31, 2022 at 11:24 PM

We have a clear message for Starbucks

the first domino to fall Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Hi,   Last week Starbucks workers at the Broadway & Denny store made history in Seattle, becoming the first store unionized in Starbucks’ …
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
March 28, 2022 at 2:30 PM

Housing Justice Working Group: Returns in-person (and online)!

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Housing Justice Returns with a Hybrid Meeting Seattle DSA’s Housing Justice Working Group, the home of the Peoples Breakfast, wants your help working towards a massive exp…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
March 21, 2022 at 2:50 PM

Members voted. Announcing Chapter Convention Election Results.

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Seattle DSA Chapter Convention Election Results Our first major election since adopting our bylaws changes to Local Council structure and methods of voting, we're proud to…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
March 18, 2022 at 7:03 PM

Help Get Stephanie Gallardo on the Ballot + Tomorrow is Chapter Convention!

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Get a Union-Teacher and Socialist on the ballot Let’s get out there and collect signatures to get Stephanie Gallardo on the ballot for Congress in the WA-09! First up, rea…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
March 14, 2022 at 2:30 PM

SDSA Chapter Convention is this Saturday!

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Chapter Convention is this Saturday Our Chapter Convention is also coming up. Once we reach quorum at Chapter Convention, we'll select chapter priorities for the coming ye…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
March 7, 2022 at 3:30 PM

Support Starbucks Workers, End the War, and Chapter Convention!

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Union? Yes. War? No. This week there are number of actions to support: solidarity with Starbucks Workers United (multiple days below!), the SDSA for Stephanie Gallardo sub…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
February 28, 2022 at 3:50 PM

No Solutions through War. Let's discuss at the General Membership Meeting.

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Diplomacy will require popular dissent to war. The Democratic Socialists of America condemns Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and demands immediate diplomacy and de-escalation…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
February 26, 2022 at 3:55 AM

Starbucks worker solidarity + Local Council Nominations Deadline Extended

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Union Pay and make it au lait! This weekend DSA members are supporting the wave of workers that filed for union elections across town: Starbucks Workers United and Crossro…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
February 21, 2022 at 3:50 PM

Everything that happens in DSA happens because of you. Register for Chapter Convention.

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Register for March General Membership Meeting and Chapter Convention At our March 1 General Membership Meeting, we'll have a candidate forum for nominees to the Local Coun…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
February 19, 2022 at 4:33 PM

Voting Items for Convention + Fight to Renew the Eviction Moratorium

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Seattle DSA Chapter Convention Voting Items Seattle DSA's Chapter Convention is on March 19, 2022 from 1 PM to 4 PM. Make sure to register here ASAP. Below are the nominat…
  Seattle DSA · [email protected]
February 14, 2022 at 3:50 PM

Starbucks Workers Unite at HQ Tuesday + Last Call to Nominate for 2022 Local Council

Seattle Democratic Socialist of America Starbucks Workers Need Your Support at their Global Headquarters Tuesday Starbucks Workers United with support of community organizations like Seattle Democratic Socialist…