Asking Big Questions, Answering Small Stories

Evan Moravansky, NPEC Where does transforming the world begin? With a steadily rising tide or a series of smaller waves? This is something NPEC tried to answer with its recent event, Red and Green: A Revolutionary Green New Deal. This virtual panel of four speakers spotlighted lessons for the Green…

Join us for DSA’s National Political Educators Conference! 

Sunday May 22, 2022 4:00-6:00 PM EDT/ 1:00-3:00 PM PDT* *Will include a short break at the hour. At the conference, the National Political Education Committee (outgoing and incoming members alike) will host a discussion across chapters with political educators around the country. Every chapter is invited to send as…

Red and Green: A Revolutionary Green New Deal

On April 28 at 5:30pm PT/8:30pm ET, join NPEC for a virtual discussion with climate activists and organizers as we explore approaches to winning Green New Deal policies and their revolutionary potential. This will include relevant case studies of the on-the-ground work currently building up a mass movement for a…

JOIN THE NATIONAL POLITICAL EDUCATION COMMITTEE 2022-23

JOIN THE NATIONAL POLITICAL EDUCATION COMMITTEE! Applications open until April 25 2022 If you have been organizing political education in your chapter and feel like you could help support chapters all over the country with their political education–consider applying for the National Political Education Committee! The NPEC creates out-of-the-box curriculum…

Five Reasons We Need Political Education

Daphna T, Steering Committee NPEC Adapted from a talk given at the 2021 DSA National Convention, lightly edited for publication.  As socialists, we are doers. We want to change the world, so we throw ourselves into activism and organizing. But in order to be effective we need all our chapters…

NPEC 2021 Round Up, Part Two

We asked NPEC members to share their thoughts on the following question: Looking forward to 2022, what is the ONE thing (method, text, issue, debate, etc) you believe is going to be crucial to focus on in political education (broadly defined) in DSA? Evan M, Mid-Hudson Valley DSA Oftentimes, and…