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October 2020

Campaigns’ Retreat Planning Meeting

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

Join us to continue planning the next cross campaigns' retreat. Register for the zoom here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vcO2trDssHdx_JGLhLQ-qpRB4PQLw9o2I

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Austin Early Voting Canvass for Housing Justice + #TossToomin

October 31 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
4820 W Walton St., 4820 W. Walton St.
Chicago, IL 60651 United States
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Let’s talk to voters about housing justice, lifting the ban on rent control, and voting out awful judges! We’ll have a brief training at 12:00 or whenever you can arrive! Then we’ll hit the streets and polling places.

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Red Review #4: Dawn(s) of the Dead (1978 & 2004)

October 31 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm CDT

The Red Review is a series of interactive events that allow CDSA members to engage with socialist ideas through lively collective discussion, debate, and critique of pop-culture phenomenon. Our next event is a special horror-themed Red Review for Halloween: “Dawn(s) of the Dead,” a discussion of George Romero’s 1978 zombie classic “Dawn of the Dead” and the 2004 remake by Zack Snyder. Romero’s film, in which survivors of a zombie outbreak take shelter in a suburban shopping mall, is considered…

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November 2020

CDSA Election Phonebank: #TossToomin, #TaxTheRich & More!

November 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm CST

Join CDSA on an upcoming Sunday as we call our members to build support for important local initiatives ahead of November 3rd. We’ll make sure our members know to vote YES on the fair tax amendment (#TaxTheRich), vote NO on retaining racist Judge Michael Toomin (#TossToomin) and ask them to get in touch with their state legislators about lifting the ban on rent control (#LiftTheBan). We’ll invite members to canvass with CDSA at early voting sites, too. All are welcome!…

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⭕️ Red Reading Circle ⭕️: Session #18

November 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CST

SIGN-UP HERE: tinyurl.com/RedReading18 Red Reading Circle is our democratically-run and nonhierarchical reading group, from Chicago DSA’s Political Education & Policy Committee. We go through whole books together, a few chapters at a time, to have long-form engagement and community building with CDSA members and non-member socialists alike.

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Red Square Planning Session

November 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST

The Red Square Series is a space where CDSA members can learn about the political debates socialists and other radicals and progressives are having, and develop a productive, comradely format for discussion and debate that can both inform members and improve our collective analysis. We will be meeting to plan our next session, as well as debriefing our previous event. If you are interested in working with us on putting on the next session in this series, including selecting a…

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Election Day Canvassing!

November 3 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm CST

It's our final day to push for #FairTax and #TossToomin! Sign up here (http://bit.ly/CDSAEDAY2020) for a shift in your area (http://bit.ly/CDSAEDAYMAP).

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DSA National Election Watch Party

November 3 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm CST

DSA members from across the country are coming together (virtually) to watch the election results roll in! Special guests and details TBA. Streaming on Zoom, Facebook and Youtube. Zoom details to come.

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Red Star Bulletin Team Meeting

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST

Join the Red Star Bulletin Team to discuss the upcoming issue. If you are new to DSA, this *is* a meeting for you. Have an interest in writing about Chicago politics, editing, research, and/or just want to know what’s going on with the Bulletin? Join us! Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86081747130?pwd=V1NBdDhsUVZqamtVcG5ZUU03RmNRdz09 Meeting ID: 860 8174 7130 Passcode: 071813 One tap mobile +13126266799,,86081747130#,,,,,,0#,,071813# US (Chicago) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) Meeting ID: 860 8174 7130 Passcode: 071813…

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Lift the Ban on Rent Control Committee Meeting

November 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST

The working class is being abandoned by government, and real estate is mobilizing to capitalize on this crisis. But we can fight for the working class to come out of this more organized, politicized, and housed. Get updates on our organizing activities, and strategize together. Please join the zoom meeting here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84655238295

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