Back to the basics with this intro to socialism! This summer semester we will be covering the ABCs of Socialism, with discussions of what it means to be a socialist, combating racism and building a diverse movement, socialist feminism, organizing and grassroots campaigns, and concluding with an introduction to Marx and the Communist Manifesto.
First Class: "Why We're Not Progressives—and Stand with Socialism!"
The current political environment has shown now more than ever the need to have good ideas lying around. Join the discussion of why we call ourselves socialists, and why we need strong socialist policies and officials, not just progressives, to shape the new landscape.
Why We’re Socialists, Not “Progressives”
The Difference Between Liberalism and Leftism
What is Democratic Socialism?
- July 10, 2020 at 6pm – 9pm