Resolution in Support of BDS and in Opposition to Anti-BDS Efforts

WHEREAS, Zionist forces have carried out a continuous program of settler colonialism, apartheid, occupation, and ethnic cleansing against the indigenous Palestinian people. WHEREAS, Palestinian civil society has called for the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) of Israel until it complies with international law and universal principles of human rights. WHEREAS, there are ongoing legislative efforts… Read more »

Resolution on Democracy in Brazil

WHEREAS, the National Political Committee of the Democratic Socialists of America has condemned the sustained attack on Brazilian democracy by the government of Michel Temer and his allies in the Brazilian judiciary. WHEREAS, the political, civil, and social rights have been eroded during Temer’s presidency, including the political rights of jailed former President Luis Inácio Lula da… Read more »

People’s History: The Diggers

People’s History: The Diggers On this day in 1649, a working-class movement, that would come to be known as the Diggers, believing that the land belonged collectively to all, arrived on St. George’s Hill in Surrey, England and began to communally sew crops in defiances of the landlords. “This Declares likewise to all Laborers, or such as… Read more »