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SDUSA Public Forum 2017

August 8, 2017

What: Social Democrats USA public forum 2017 Date: Saturday, August 12, Time: 10:00 until 2:00 Eastern time Location: Carnegie Stage in Carnegie, PA, and live stream Cost: Free Agenda: 10:00 Introductory remarks by SDUSA Chair Patty Friend 10:15 Social Democracy in Eastern Europe, with participants from Hungary, Bulgaria, Ukraine, and Germany 11:25 Current news in […]

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Women March on Topeka

January 23, 2017

The following is a report of activity of SDUSA members in Kansas this weekend; filed by Tim Tarkelly in Topeka. Click on any photo for a larger version. While the Women’s March in Topeka, KS might have been smaller than others, we still had over four thousand on the Capitol lawn. The speakers represented women […]

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SD hosts event in Buffalo

November 2, 2016

Certainly the Bernie Sanders campaign invigorated the progressive left. The majority of SDUSA members supported his candidacy. But since he lost the primary race, the question has been, “What next? How do we maintain that momentum”? On November 19, 2016, SDUSA will host a community event in Buffalo on the theme of continuing the revolution. This […]

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Psychiatric Ethics

February 16, 2016

Just a quick note to say that an interview with SDUSA National Committee member Steven Weiner appeared in the Oxford Handbook of Psychiatric Ethics. He discussed his history with our medical system and its treatment of mental illness. To read, click HERE. Steve also publishes a periodical called The Suspicious Humanist, which we post here […]

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Social Democracy Is 100% American

August 25, 2015

Editor’s Note: This post by Harvey J. Kaye, University of Wisconsin, first appeared on Moyers & company. It is reposted here with his permission. Appearing late last week on MSNBC’s Morning Joe,Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri insisted that Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont “is too liberal to gather enough votes in this country […]

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