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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
(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 […]
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 […]
Cydney Johnson, DSA co-chair and candidate for State Representative gives us his take on Prop P and the St. Louis City Police Department’s response to the Stockly protest.
This episode is a live recording of an STL DSA speaking event at Missouri Jobs with Justice. Dr. Ed Weisbart from Physicians for a National Heath Program and national DSA healthcare organizer Tim Faust speak about some of the obstacles and opportunities of single payer in the current political climate.
The St. Louis chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America sends you our solidarity in the spirit of socialist internationalism. With the greatest support we are following your struggle against the forces of the Spanish state, which, with its brutal, naked police repression is showing the real face of “democracy” under capitalism. The very fact […]
My name is Ben Conover, a resident of University City in St. Louis County. I work as a data analyst at a non profit that is also in St. Louis County. The reason I’m here to speak to you today is that I was a witness to the police brutality at the Galleria on Saturday, […]