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Nov. 22, 2017

At A Glance

It’s getting cold outside, but things are heating up for Philly DSA.  We just hosted our largest ever public event, and are gearing up for political discussion and debate on the future of our work at our upcoming General Membership Meeting in less than two weeks!

-Dec 3rd: General Membership Meeting

-M4A Town Hall Recap

-Nov 28th: Night School: Israel-Palestine

-Dec 1st: Electoral Evaluation Committee

-Dec 1st: Socialist Game Night

-Dec 18th: Steering Committee Meeting

-Local Dues

-Bucks and Montgomery County Branch

-Committee Meeting Notes

General Membership Meeting

Sun, December 3rd, 1-3pm |  Griffin Hall, First Unitarian ...

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Nov. 15, 2017

The Left is gaining momentum in Philadelphia. Larry Krasner has won a decisive victory with a campaign built on a radical vision of criminal justice reform; the undemocratic School Reform Commission is slated to abolish itself Thursday afternoon.  It’s time to drive that momentum even further by pushing forward on the path towards Medicare for All.

This Thursday, November 16th, Philly DSA will be hosting its first open Town Hall on Medicare for All from 7-9PM at the the First Unitarian Church at 2125 Chestnut St.

Individuals and groups fighting to achieve healthcare that works for everyone will describe ...

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Nov. 9, 2017

At a Glance:

  • We helped elect Larry Krasner for DA!

  • Nov 10th - West Philly Happy Hour

  • Nov 10th - Electoral Evaluation Committee Meeting

  • Nov 14th - Socialist Night School Imperialism

  • Nov 16th - Medicare for All Town Hall

  • Nov 18th - DSA Karaoke Night

  • Nov 20th - Steering Committee Meeting

  • Dec 3rd - General Body Meeting

  • Local Dues Sign Up

  • Committee Meeting Notes

Hi everyone! We’re coming up on the end of the year (it’s November already 😱) but we’re finishing strong with lots of news and events.

We helped elect Larry Krasner for DA!

First, some good news! With official support from Philly ...

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Nov. 1, 2017

Hello comrades! We have an important deadline coming up at the end of week for bylaws amendments to be submitted before our next general body meeting.  We also have opportunities to help elect Philly’s next progressive DA, and we’ve got a big talk and party this Saturday!

At a glance:

  • General Body Amendments and Resolutions

  • Celebrate October!

  • Larry Krasner Canvassing

  • Medicare for All Public Town Hall!

  • Electoral Evaluation Committee Meeting

**Correction** General Body Meeting Resolutions and Amendments

Apologies for the oversight, but our previous bulletin neglected to mention that bylaws amendments proposed for our next general body meeting ...

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Oct. 23, 2017

Hello comrades! We’ve got a packed schedule coming up in the next few weeks & months, so we have a bunch of updates for y’all. And tonight! The Steering Committee is having its monthly meeting, which is open to all members of the Local; so if you have any interest, come on down. Details are below!

At a glance:

  • Medicare For All Canvass October 28
  • Medicare For All Open Strategy Meeting Summary
  • Larry Krasner Canvassing
  • October Revolution Lecture and ~Partay~
  • Night School October 31st: Socialism and Education
  • Electoral Evaluation Committee Meeting October 30th
  • National Political Committee Update
  • General ...

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