Saint Louis DSA

Statement on FOSTA/SESTA

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The St. Louis Democratic Socialists of America (STL DSA) expresses its deep opposition to the recent passage of the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act/Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (FOSTA/SESTA), and stands in solidarity with sex workers nationwide and around the world. While sex trafficking is a serious problem around the world, the passage of FOSTA/SESTA […]

Main Street Politics w/ Curtis Wylde

Main Street Politics w/ Curtis Wylde

 
 
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Today’s guest is Curtis Wylde. Curtis is a candidate for State Representative in district 107. A professional wrestler turned politician, Curtis is part of a new generation of progressive DNC members inspired by Bernie Sanders. Curtis has been endorsed by the People for Bernie Sanders, Run for Something, and Our Revolution Mid-Mo. Learn more at: […]

Immigration Under Trump w/ Nicole Cortez

Immigration Under Trump w/ Nicole Cortez

 
 
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The Migrant and Immigrant Community Action Project (MICA Project) is a community organization committed to working with low-income immigrants to overcome barriers to justice. The MICA Project utilizes legal services, organizing, advocacy, and education to promote the voice and human dignity of immigrant communities. Books Mentioned in this episodes: “Tomatoland”  Barry Estabrook “Borderlands/La Frontera: The […]

Roy Moore, Al Franken, and Your Manager at Walmart: Why Sexual Harassment Can’t Be Ended Under Capitalism

by Erika Roedl Originally printed in Socialist Revolution – https://socialistrevolution.org/roy-moore-al-franken-and-your-manager-at-walmart-why-sexual-harassment-cant-be-ended-under-capitalism In early October, accusations of sexual assault against Harvey Weinstein, the Hollywood producer, opened the floodgates to a wave of accusations against big names in politics and entertainment. Louis C.K., Kevin Spacey, Roy Moore, Al Franken, Matt Lauer, and Garrison Keillor are only a sample […]

Fair Housing Policy and Audit STL w/ Glenn Burleigh

Fair Housing Policy and Audit STL w/ Glenn Burleigh

 
 
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Glenn Burleigh has been EHOC’s Community Engagement Specialist, since 2015. Glenn was born in Pine Bluff, AR, and he came to live in St. Louis in 1997, while attending Saint Louis University. Since 2004, Glenn has been an active part of the Missouri progressive movement. Glenn spent many years working for progressive organizations, such as […]

December 2017 General Meeting voting results

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Thanks to everyone who voted in our 2018 General Meeting! We had elections for our executive committee and voted on 4 bylaws amendments. You can view the full results here, a summary is presented below 2018 Executive Committee Co-Chairs: Lauren Pyatt Justin Deters Recording Secretary: Emery Cox Corresponding Secretary: Maddy Oberman Treasurer: Esther Roth-Colson   Bylaws […]

Christian Care Home Strike

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(written by Chris Ottolino for the December issue of the St. Louis Socialist) Healthcare providers represented by SEIU at Christian Care Home in Ferguson are well into their second week on strike over unfair labor practices.  The workers – nearly 100 total, predominantly black women – have been on the pickets every day since December […]

Marijuana, Policing, and the DNC w/ Alderwoman Megan Green

Marijuana, Policing, and the DNC w/ Alderwoman Megan Green

 
 
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Caroline’s guest is Alderwoman Megan Green of St. Louis’s 15th ward. Since taking office in 2014, Alderwoman Green has been a progressive champion of St Louis and an outspoken supporter of Black Lives Matter and police reform.During the 2016 Presidential race, she served as a surrogate for the Bernie Sanders campaign. In this interview, she […]

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