Who We Are

Boston DSA is the Eastern MA chapter of Democratic Socialists of America.


We are working against the oppressive capitalist system in its many forms. We see these oppressions — economic inequality, patriarchy, white supremacy, to name a few — as interlinked, intersecting, and inseparable.


Join us in building mass movements for the world we deserve and growing an openly socialist presence in communities and politics in the Greater Boston Area.


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Join a 2023 Chapter Priority Campaign

Boston DSA members vote on organizing campaigns to prioritize and focus on every year. Our 2023 campaigns are “We Keep Us Safe: Growing Direct Action, Safety & Security in Our Community” and “Expanding Socialists in Office Committees.” Learn more about our priorities and get involved today.

Join a BDSA Working Group

Boston DSA’s working groups carry out the external political work of the chapter. Working groups are centered strategies such as labor organizing (supporting striking workers and educators) or socialist electoral politics (challenging the legislative system). Learn about the working groups and find your organizing home within the chapter.

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An Update from the Community Safety Priority

An Update from the Community Safety Priority

Greetings from the Community Safety Priority Implementation Team. We are nearly halfway through the year, and we would like to send an update to the chapter about what we’ve been up to and what we have coming up. First of all, we are pleased to announce Digital...

An Update from the Community Safety Priority

March Resolution Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the discussion and voting process for the three policy resolutions presented at the March General Meeting. All three resolutions passed; see below for the full results and next steps for all three resolutions. As a reminder,...

Upcoming Events

  • Jakarta Method Reading Group

    October 3, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Please join the Internationalism Working Group and Political Education Working Group for a two-session reading group for Vincent Bevins’ The Jakarta Method in anticipation of the release of his new book later this year!

    Bevins’ first book, The Jakarta Method, details the history of the US government’s active participation in and support for violent anticommunism around the world during the Cold War and how this history continues to shape the world we live in today.

    If you are interested in joining, please sign up using the link below! Zoom links will be shared to those who sign up.



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  • Cambridge WG Monthly Meeting

    October 4, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Join your local DSA comrades in Cambridge at our monthly neighborhood meeting to talk about what's happening at the municipal level.

    To get zoom information, select the next upcoming meeting at https://actionnetwork.org/campaigns/cambridge-dsa-monthly-meeting/ and RSVP!

    Can't make the call? Sign-up to stay in the loop on neighborhood group activities: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/stay-in-the-loop-with-cambridge-dsa


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