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Houston DSA · [email protected]
April 13, 2021 at 7:31 PM

085 - Houston DSA Newsletter - Election Results!

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 85 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! Thank you for reading. I'm Emily Haussmann, Houston DSA's new Communications Secre…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
February 20, 2021 at 1:22 AM

🌹 Aid Distribution tomorrow, 2/20, volunteers needed!

Volunteers needed for aid distribution tomorrow! Thank you to everyone who helped with today's distributions! Solidarity is what will get us through every crisis.   There's another dist…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
February 19, 2021 at 2:27 PM

Aid distribution today, TX Freeze 101 call tomorrow

Aid distributions today, mass call tomorrow Howdy Comrade,   We hope we've all made it through the worst of this crisis, though we know there will be so much to do on the flip side. Mos…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
December 12, 2020 at 8:09 PM

TODAY: Send our letter to Lizzie Fletcher demanding a Green New Deal

Make Rep. Fletcher Fight For Our Lives! I’m going to be honest with you, when it comes to tackling climate change, we are out of time. It is Do or Die. The DSA…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
November 5, 2020 at 3:28 PM

More Democracy, Not Less: Debrief the election with DSA

We need more democracy, not less! Howdy Comrade,   As democratic socialists, we know that democracy is more than the right to cast a vote. There's little democracy when billionaires gr…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
November 1, 2020 at 11:00 PM

(Post) Election Actions

Election Night and Beyond Howdy Comrade,   There are a couple of election week events we want to make y'all aware of.   The first is the DSA National Election Night: Socialist and Distanced. Don't ge…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
October 16, 2020 at 11:59 PM

Demand Safe Schools! Car Caravan Saturday Morning

Demand Safe Schools for All! Join us Saturday to support teachers! Howdy Comrade,   Houston Federation of Teachers is organizing for safe conditions as HISD schools reopen. Come out to their car carav…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
August 22, 2020 at 4:07 PM

Three DSA Events This Weekend!

Support  Education, Housing, and Racial Justice Howdy Comrade,   This weekend has a lot going on! And we want you to come out and participate. Today we have a call for e…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
July 18, 2020 at 5:40 PM

Reading Group Next Monday - Racecraft

To attend this reading group, you must RSVP to the Zoom call by clicking here and following the instructions. Howdy Comrade,   Join us via Zoom from the comfort of your home Monday, Ju…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
June 10, 2020 at 7:03 PM

Virtual Meeting Thursday - Next Steps for #defundHPD

Log On For Socialism Howdy Comrade,   We're hosting a virtual meeting tomorrow, June 11, at 7pm. If you want to attend, you need to RSVP by clicking here. We will be discussing our #d…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
June 6, 2020 at 6:00 PM

Defund HPD - Contact your Council Member

Demand Racial Justice. Defund HPD Howdy Comrade,   In the last week in Houston, four days of peaceful actions have received positive media coverage and approval from high-ranking officials. At the s…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
May 28, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Police Do Not Make Us Safe

Police Do Not Make us Safe George Floyd was a Houstonian moved to Minneapolis, a graduate of Jack Yates High School, and he should still be with us. Not a single person should die at the hands of th…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
May 15, 2020 at 7:37 PM

Join our new Disaster & Mutual Aid Working Group on Zoom tonight!

Announcing our new Disaster & Mutual Aid Working Group Howdy Comrade,   At last night's virtual meeting, Houston DSA members approved a resolution to create our newest working group: Disaster &a…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
April 30, 2020 at 10:10 PM

This May Day, Support Striking Workers! Strike Info, Trivia on Youtube, and Solidarity Rally

This May Day, Stand in Solidarity with Workers! Howdy Comrade,   Workers at Amazon, Instacart, Whole Foods, and Target are striking on May 1st for safe working conditions, hazard pay, and more.   S…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
April 29, 2020 at 6:16 PM

RSVP for May Day Trivia Friday

Flex Your Labor History Knowledge! Howdy Comrade,   Mark your calendars for Friday, May 1 at 6:30pm for Houston DSA’s first annual May Day Trivia! We’ll be using Twitch to stream triv…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
April 10, 2020 at 8:04 PM

Watch THEY LIVE With Houston DSA Tonight!

Houston DSA's First Zoom Film Screening: THEY LIVE Howdy Comrade,   Tonight we will be watching John Carpenter's 1988 classic They Live together! During this time of social distancing…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
April 8, 2020 at 5:30 PM

Attend Our Virtual Meeting Tonight!

Fighting for socialism in the time of COVID-19 Howdy Comrade,   Tonight we are having a virtual meeting where we will continue to discuss what it means to organize while maintaining social distancin…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
March 26, 2020 at 12:30 AM

Houston DSA - Our Response to the Pandemic

Though the grounds have shifted, the fight for socialism and justice lives on Howdy Comrade,   These are unique and trying times we live in. Our normal avenues of polit…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
March 18, 2020 at 6:15 PM

Join DSA National call about organizing during the pandemic

Now is the time to organize! Howdy Comrade,   In lieu of our planned virtual local meeting, we are directing all of you to join us and tune in to the DSA National mass call on how to …
Houston DSA · [email protected]
March 10, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Get Involved at our General Meeting Thursday!

Come Out And Get Involved! Hey Y'all!   Are you looking for a way to get involved and make a difference now that the primaries are over? Then you should come out to our monthly genera…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
February 12, 2020 at 11:18 PM

Corrected Date For General Meeting: 2/12

General Meeting Is Thursday, February 13 Howdy Comrade,   Sorry for the double email, but I just wanted to clarify that the general meeting is Thursday, February 13, at the Houston Fe…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
February 12, 2020 at 8:00 PM

Come out to our General Meeting Thursday!

Come Out And Get Involved! Hey Y'all! We're having our monthly general meeting Thursday January 9 from 7-9pm at the Houston Federation of Teachers Union Hall (2704 Sutherland St). Thi…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
February 6, 2020 at 6:56 PM

Bernie can win Texas — but we need your help

Two Bernie canvasses this weekend! Howdy,   With the latest results, it’s clear that Bernie won in Iowa. Nate Silver and his fellow number crunchers at FiveThirtyEight now predict Ber…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
January 7, 2020 at 6:15 PM

Come out to our General Meeting Thursday!

Come Out And See What We're About! Hey Y'all! We're having our monthly general meeting Thursday January 9 from 7-9pm at the Gulf Coast ALF (2506 Sutherland St). This is where the memb…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
January 6, 2020 at 12:58 AM

026 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades! Welcome to issue 26 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! It's the new year, baby, and I'm ready to win big in 2020! I'm Stephen Adkison, H…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
January 5, 2020 at 12:24 AM

Urgent: Join Us Sunday to Protest Military Action in Iran!

Say No To War With Iran! In light of the United States’ act of war against Iran, we are mobilizing with local allies against yet another possible U.S. war in the Middle East. Please j…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
December 22, 2019 at 8:50 PM

025 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 25 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! I believe 25 is the hammer and sickle anniversary, a perfect gift for this holi…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
December 15, 2019 at 9:17 PM

024 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 24 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Communications Secretary. Thanks for reading…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
December 11, 2019 at 5:15 PM

General Meeting Thursday

Come Out And See What We're About! Hey Y'all!   We're having our monthly general meeting tomorrow, Thursday December  12 from 7-9pm at the Gulf Coast ALF (2506 Sutherland St). This is…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
December 9, 2019 at 4:09 AM

023 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 23 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Communications Secretary. Thanks for reading…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
December 2, 2019 at 1:48 AM

022 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 22 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Communications Secretary. Thanks for reading…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
November 17, 2019 at 9:00 PM

021 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 21 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! It's party time, baby! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Communications Secret…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
November 13, 2019 at 4:32 PM

Come to Houston DSA's General Meeting Tomorrow!

Come out, meet comrades, do socialism Howdy Comrade,   Our monthly general meeting is 7 PM tomorrow, Thursday November 14, at the Gulf Coast ALF (2506 Sutherland St). We have a packed…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
November 11, 2019 at 12:17 AM

020 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 20 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! That's twice times ten! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Communications Secre…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
November 7, 2019 at 7:51 PM

General Meeting is 11/14, NOT TONIGHT

Come Out to Our General Meeting Next Week! Howdy Comrade,   I've been told that our web calendar is malfunctioning, and displaying that our November general meeting is tonight. This i…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
November 4, 2019 at 12:03 AM

019 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 19 of the Houston DSA Newsletter! There aren't many pithy references to being 19, unless you're a Steely Dan fan,…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
October 31, 2019 at 3:30 PM

Phone Bank for Ashton and Rob this Sunday!

It's go time: come phone bank for our endorsed candidates this Sunday! Howdy Comrade, Houston DSA has endorsed two of our members running in the November election: Ashton Woods for Houston City Coun…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
October 27, 2019 at 7:00 PM

018 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome to issue 18 of the Houston DSA Newsletter, now old enough to vote, as you should November 5th! More information on that la…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
October 23, 2019 at 4:15 PM

Join Houston DSA to Block Walk for Ashton and Rob!

Let's Build Democratic Socialist Power in Houston Together Howdy Comrade,   The November elections are upon us, and Houston DSA has two endorsed members running! Join Houston DSA in our campaign for…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
October 20, 2019 at 9:15 PM

017 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   The Houston DSA Newsletter is on the Edge of (issue) 17, and spooky season is fully upon us! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Co…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
October 18, 2019 at 3:01 PM

Come block walk for Bernie with DSA!

Healthcare is broken. Medicare for All is the fix.  Only Bernie will fight with us! Join Houston DSA for another joint DSA for Bernie and Medicare for All canvass. We'll talk health…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
October 10, 2019 at 12:21 AM

Houston DSA General Meeting this Thursday!

Elections, November ballot, and Bernie! This month's meeting is packed with exciting political business and an election for two positions on our Steering Committee! We encourage that …
Houston DSA · [email protected]
September 30, 2019 at 1:01 AM

016 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Hey y'all!   The Houston DSA Newsletter can finally drive, because this is number 16! Let's go! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Communications Se…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
September 28, 2019 at 10:15 PM

Come talk to people about Bernie and Medicare for All in Houston!

Healthcare is broken. Medicare for All is the fix.  Only Bernie will fight with us! Join Houston DSA for our first joint DSA for Bernie and Medicare for All canvass. We'll talk heal…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
September 22, 2019 at 11:51 PM

015 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   It's the Houston DSA Newsletter! Get pumped! I'm Stephen Adkison, Houston DSA's Communications Secretary, bringing you the hottest…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
September 21, 2019 at 2:17 AM

Join Houston DSA for Imelda Aid

Join Houston DSA for Imelda Aid! Howdy Comrade,   Colleen here, former chair of the Houston DSA Femme Demo Crew. The catastrophic flooding Houston experienced yesterday from tropical storm Imelda af…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
September 16, 2019 at 3:05 AM

014 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Hello Comrades!   It's Houston DSA newsletter. I'm the chapter Communications Secretary, Stephen Adkison. Thanks for reading!   If you like learnin…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
September 2, 2019 at 12:30 AM

013 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Howdy Comrades!   Welcome your weekly Houston DSA newsletter fix. I'm the chapter Communications Secretary, Stephen Adkison. We're officially in Hal…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
August 22, 2019 at 10:05 PM

Chili Cookoff Fundraiser This Sunday!

Come Eat Chili With Comrades! Howdy Comrade,   This Sunday, join Houston DSA for a 🌶 Chili Cook-Off and Potluck Fundraiser 🌶 to help fund travel and registration costs for our delega…
Houston DSA · [email protected]
August 18, 2019 at 11:03 PM

012 - Lend Me Your Inbox, the Houston DSA Newsletter

Lend Me Your Inbox Hey hey hey, It's Houston DSA!   Specifically, our newsletter. Welcome! I'm Houston DSA's Communications Secretary, Stephen Adkison. The newsletter i…