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March 20, 2018

From: The Philadelphia Chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America in Coalition with the Undersigned.

March 2018,

We write on behalf of the people of Philadelphia to urge you to pass resolution 180251 in support of S. 1804, otherwise known as the Medicare-For-All Act. A federally run, single-payer, Medicare for All program would dramatically improve and lengthen the lives of working people no matter their occupation, income, race, color, creed or neighborhood.

Introduced on the Senate floor in September 2017, the program is widely popular among public and private sector workers, students, retirees, health care providers and their patients across ...

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Feb. 8, 2018

At A Glance

  • General Meeting THIS SATURDAY Feb 10

  • Upcoming Night School and Capital Reading Group

  • Philly DSA Be My Comrade Post-Valentines Karaoke Night Feb 17

  • The Left and Labor Panel Feb 26

  • Medicare for All Canvas Mar 3

  • Committee Reports and Meetings

  • Medicare for All Open Strategy Meeting Recap

  • Local Dues


February General Meeting THIS SATURDAY
Saturday, February 10th | 1:00-3:30pm |  First Unitarian Church, 2125 Chestnut St | Main Chapel Wheelchair Accessible

Our February 10 General Meeting is almost here! At General Meetings, the Local assembles to hear reports from projects and committees, set local policy and priorities, and ...

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Jan. 25, 2018

At A Glance

Medicare for All Canvass Jan 27

Next General Meeting February 10

Electoral Candidate Questionnaires

Parliamentarian Applications

Upcoming Night School and Capital Reading Group

Philly DSA Game Night Jan 31

Upcoming Committee Meetings

Local Dues


Medicare for All Neighborhood Canvass

Saturday, January 27th | 12:00-4:30pm | The Art Church of West Philadelphia | 5219 Webster St. |


Our next mass canvass for our Medicare for All campaign is coming up!  This is the first canvass fully planned and executed by the new canvassing committee voted on at our recent general meeting.  Canvassing forms the core of our Medicare For All ...

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Jan. 11, 2018

At a glance

-Medicare for All Open Strategy Meeting Jan 14 @ 2pm

-Night School Marx 202 Jan 18th

-Upcoming Philly DSA Happy Hours Jan 18th and Jan 25th

-Medicare for All Canvas Jan 27th

-Next General Meeting February 10

-Upcoming Committee Meetings

-Local Dues



M4A Open Strategy Meeting

|Sunday, January 14th | 2:00-4:30pm *note time change!* | First Unitarian Church 2125 Chestnut St  | Parish Room, 1st Floor | Wheelchair Accessible |

Open Strategy Meetings are a forum for all members of Philly DSA to discuss the Medicare For All Campaign, learn more about different kinds of political activity that can further the ...

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Dec. 28, 2017

Saturday, Dec. 30 | 8PM-12AM | Everybody Hits, 529 West Girard Avenue | $10 Suggested Donation |

Winter Party!
Winter Party!

Join your comrades in Philly this Saturday for dancing, drinking and other fun to celebrate a year of unprecedented growth and wide-ranging political work.  We’ll have beer, wine and pizza available all night, with all proceeds going directly to the local to help fund our activities in the coming year.  


This party is open to all — bring your friends, whether they are DSA members or not!


Here are a few of the activities we have planned for the night:

- Everybody Hits! is both an ...

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