Fall 2021

Table of Contents

How should democratic socialists understand the US-China rivalry, and what can we do to promote a progressive global order?
Weak party institutions plus a disorganized capitalist class equals an ever more extreme Republican Party.
To be effective, democratic socialists must clearly grasp the unique characteristics of American-style political parties.
The barriers to eliminating poverty in the U.S. aren't technical or economic - they're deeply political.
Retirees can be a major resource for DSA chapters - activating them will require a distinct approach and targeted outreach.
The immediate strategic goal of DSA should be to win the battle for democracy and a new constitutional order.
Democratic demands are the only way the people can rule. They are, more than ever before, the essential condition of socialism.