NPEC’s New Curriculum Website

DSA’s National Political Education Committee (NPEC) is happy to announce our new curriculum website! Featuring lesson plans for running a Socialist Night School and three foundational modules (‘What is Capitalism?’, ‘What is Socialism?’, and ‘Why the Working Class?’), this is the first iteration of a continuously expanding resource for political educators developed…

Passing of Mike Davis

The passing of Mike Davis is a huge loss for the socialist movement. He was our first guest speaker for the national pol ed events program in the early Covid days. Link below to watch Mike on how capitalism created Covid. We were lucky to have you, Mike. COVID-19: A…

DSA at Socialism Conference

Below are brief descriptions of the panels NPEC will be contributing to this September’s conference. Read about the many other panel themes being organized by Haymarket here, and register for the conference here by August 28. We hope to see you in September! Emergency Workplace Organizing Committee: Reviving the American…

How Slavery Affects Capitalism and Responses to Capitalism

John L, Louisiana DSA US Racism shaped capitalism via its justification for the super exploitation human beings faced and the genocide of human beings for their land and its resources. While capitalists exploited poor workers defined as whites, people defined as Black were considered as genderless sub-humans. The peoples indigenous…

Trash Incineration and Environmental Racism

Ecosocialists know that greenwashing is a deceptive form of marketing commonly used by corporations worldwide to convince the public that their practices are climate-friendly and not environmentally harmful.  Promoted by companies to turn a profit, waste-to-energy incineration has been sold as a viable solution to increased demand for landfill space;…

Baseball and the Labor Movement

Jason Ruiz, Central Connecticut Chapter + Baseball Caucus  RSVP Here Join the DSLC, NPEC, DSA members and baseball fans from across the country on Sunday June 5th at 7pm Eastern / 4pm Pacific for a special night of baseball, unions, and the workers that make them happen, with special guests…