Austin Democratic Socialists of America

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. Learn more about us.

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Simply put, we fight for a better world. Join us in our mission to build a democratically run economy and society that serves the needs of all.

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The next general body meeting will be 6:45PM-8:30PM at the Parish Hall of the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. See our calendar for more events!

Upcoming Events

November 17, 2019
  • Canvass for Bernie Sanders and Heidi Sloan

    November 17, 2019  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Bartholomew District Park, 5201 Berkman Dr, Austin, TX 78723, USA

    Let's go talk to our neighbors about Bernie Sanders, who is running for president, and Heidi Sloan, who is running for Congress. Let's talk to our neighbors about Bernie and Heidi's vision of democratic socialism and how it can help us have better health care, housing, jobs and lives.

    Breakfast and and coffee will be provided. Don't worry if you've never canvassed before, you will be provided training and a partner.

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November 19, 2019
  • General Meeting - Open to All!

    November 19, 2019  6:45 pm - 8:30 pm
    Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 2200 Justin Ln, Austin, TX 78757, USA

    Agenda Forthcoming! Come socialize with a hundred friendly socialist organizers!

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November 21, 2019
  • Labor Committee Meeting

    November 21, 2019
    IBEW Local Union 520, 4818 E Ben White Blvd #300, Austin, TX 78741, USA

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November 22, 2019
  • Monthly AfroSOC Caucus Meetup!

    November 22, 2019  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    It's the fourth Friday again! Come hang out with other black socialists and socialists of color. Need not be a DSA member to attend. RSVP with [email protected] for more info including venue!

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  • Karaoke Caucus

    November 22, 2019  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
    Old Town Restaurant and Bar, 931 Main St, Bastrop, TX 78602, USA

    Venue and bathrooms are accessible.

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November 23, 2019
  • Mutual Aid Committee Meeting

    November 23, 2019  4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    812 E 31st St, Austin, TX 78705, USA

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November 24, 2019
  • Mutual Aid Jail Support

    November 24, 2019  8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Travis County Jail, 500 W 10th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA

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November 26, 2019
  • DSA Reading Group

    November 26, 2019  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78703, USA

    Meet in the coffee shop!

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December 3, 2019
  • Immigrant Rights Committee Monthly Meeting

    December 3, 2019  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Wildflower Church, 1314 E Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78704, USA

    Come join Austin DSA's Immigrant Right Committee as we plan our Spooky Spanish night and our priorities for next year.

    We'll be in the Wildflower Church Community Room. Wildflower is accessible on the 300 bus line and has ample parking nearby. It is accessible to people with mobility impairments and has accessible restrooms. The venue has a kitchen, ample seating (only some of which is cushioned) and wi-fi.

    AND if you can’t make the meeting, you can call in!

    Zoom call information is available here:

    Meeting ID: 266 879 032

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December 5, 2019
  • Ecosocialist Working Group Monthly Meeting

    December 5, 2019  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Windsor Park Branch, Austin Public Library, 5833 Westminster Dr, Austin, TX 78723, USA

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December 6, 2019
  • Climate Strike

    December 6, 2019  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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  • DSA Winter Party

    December 6, 2019  7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    2008 Justin Ln, Austin, TX 78757, USA

    Potluck-style! Bring a dish to share and bring an already-have-at-home wrapped item to regift. Wrap it in used gift wrap, newspaper, or throw it in a plastic bag! Bring extra wrapped regifts if possible. We'll have a good time! Follow at our FB event link:

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