Who We Are

Boston DSA is a local chapter of Democratic Socialists of America. We are an activist organization — not a political party — that works against oppression in its many forms. We see these multiple oppressions — economic inequality, patriarchy, white supremacy, and others — as interlinked, intersecting and inseparable. DSA’s members are building mass movements for social change while establishing an openly socialist presence in communities and politics in the Greater Boston Area.

Next Event

MetroWest DSA New Member Orientation

7:00pm, September 24

Come join Worcester and Boston DSA members for the first official MetroWest DSA organizing meeting and new member orientation! We'll be discussing how to build power in the region and exchanging ideas for upcoming events and ongoing campaigns. We'll also be surveying the group for potential leadership roles and approaches for collective mobilization on the

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Hear From Us

Posts from the Boston DSA Political Education Working Group (PEWG).

Having Children Won’t Fix You: A Socialist Feminist Response to Connor Kilpatrick

Emma Goldman tells a mostly cis male crowd about birth control in 1916. Hey, if it was worth saying once, it’s worth saying again. Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons. By Amy...

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MA Nurses Say “Yes on 1” and You Should Too. Here’s Why.

by Nafis H. On Wednesday, August 15th, the Boston DSA Healthcare working group organized a panel on an ongoing crisis in the healthcare industry – chronic understaffing and overworking of...

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News & Announcements

Statement on the signing into law of FOSTA

Boston DSA condemns the passage and signing into law of FOSTA (formerly FOSTA/SESTA) and the seizure of Backpage.com by the FBI. We equally condemn actions by companies like Craigslist, Microsoft, and Google to shutter online spaces used by sex workers, delete sex workers’ content from services like Google Drive, and seize sex workers’ accounts. FOSTA...

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