Democratic Socialism: Before and After Bernie
October 23, 2016 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Organized by CNY Reds
Issues raised in the last year have put Democratic Socialism on the political agenda. How has the movement evolved? Where do we take it now?
-a panel discussion and Q & A with-
Dan La Botz is an activist, blogger, writer, and teacher. He writes for New Politics, the Nation, and Jacobin. Co-founder of Teamsters for a Democratic Union, Dan is a member of Solidarity, and DSA and ran for US Senate on the Socialist Party.
Howie Hawkins is active in the Green & Socialist parties. Hawkins is a Teamster and a long-time ecosocialist. He ran for Governor, Mayor and other local offices on the Green Party.
Craig Olmsted is a unionized health care worker and supported Bernie Sanders’ campaign. An anarcho-socialist, Craig participates in Syracuse Jacobin Reading Group and CNY Reds.
Ursula Rozum is an eco-socialist activist working for health rights at Campaign for New York Health. Ursula is active in the Syracuse Peace Council and she ran a strong campaign for Congress as the Green Party candidate in 2012.
Free and open to the public.