Democratic Socialists of America
Welcome to Austin DSA. Join us in our mission to build a democratically run economy and society that serves the needs of all.
Who We Are
Democratic Socialists of America is the largest socialist organization in the United States and we are in the midst of explosive growth nationally and locally. We are not a political party; we are an activist organization. Our vision is of a democratically run economy and society that gives power to the people rather than the privileged elites.
The actions of the Trump administration give new urgency to the DSA’s mission. We stand in solidarity with people of color, immigrants, Muslims, Jews, women, LGBTQ people and all those targeted by Trump and the GOP.
Join us in the fight for a better world.
Thanks to our canvassing efforts for Medicare for All nationally and paid sick leave here in Austin proved the deciding factor in the City Council vote. Thanks to our work, all workers in Austin now have paid sick leave! Join us to help accomplish our next goal for a better world!
Ready to help make a difference?
The next general body meeting will be 7PM-8:30PM at the IBEW 520 Hall on March 22nd, 2018. 4818 E Ben White Blvd, Austin, TX 78741
Tabling at Fly By Butterfly
March 17, 2018 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Butterfly Bar @ The VORTEX, 2307 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722, USA
Butterfly Bar (supporter of the Paid Sick Days campaign and all around sweet spot) will be hosting some lovely musicians for a relatively chill early show during SXSW. Austin DSA can use the opportunity to connect with attendees as well as artists and spread the word about social and economic justice in a very receptive environment.
March 22, 2018 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Scholz Garten, 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701, USA
HGO Open House
March 24, 2018 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, 810 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
Austin DSA's new Harassment Grievance Officers are hosting an open house, which will be 1.5 hours of structured reflection and dialogue about the DSA Austin community, what the community feels like and how we’d like it to feel, how to make it more inclusive, responsive, and effective.