March 3, 2021 | Press Release
Las Vegas DSA Condemns CCSD’s Rush to Reopen Schools / DSA de Las Vegas condena la prisa de CCSD por reabrir escuelas
LVDSA and members from CCEA Democratic Left Caucus condemn the reopening procedures in Clark County schools.
February 19, 2021 | Local Issues
Las Vegas DSA Endorses the Progressive Slate
Las Vegas DSA has voted unanimously to endorse the Progressive Slate for the upcoming NV Dems officer elections. Controlling the party leadership in Nevada is crucial to our ability to build power, win future elections, and achieve future policy goals.
February 13, 2021 | Article, Political Education
Valentine’s Day, Every Day: A Socialist Perspective
As socialists, we aim to create a world conducive to the love of dreamers and romantics–one where love is reimagined as a collective practice throughout our society. We can embody this collective love, each and every day, by struggling for the radical new world where love is everywhere.
February 4, 2021 | Resources
How to Prevent & Fight Eviction / Cómo Luchar Contra un Desalojo
This is a guide for fighting evictions for non-payment of rent in Las Vegas. / Esta es una guia para luchar contra los desalojos por falta de pago de renta en Las Vegas.
January 31, 2021 | Local Issues
Indigenous Futures Must Be Part of Our Movement
The Indigenous Futures Survey is an indispensable document for any movement dedicated to democratic socialism on occupied lands. DSA organizers in Nevada should heed its insights.
January 25, 2021 | Events
“No Shortcuts” Reading Group
Las Vegas DSA’s Labor Committee has started a reading group to discuss Jane McAlevey’s book ”No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age.” The book goes over how and why unions need to focus on building “actual power” through organizing rather than “pretend power” through advocacy and mobilizing.
January 13, 2021 | Political Education
An Introduction to Capitalism
A written version of our first Socialist Night School session held by LVDSA Education Committee entitled “An Introduction to Capitalism.” We encourage anyone reading to attend the night schools for great presentations and discussions.
January 8, 2021 | Events
“How We Get Free” Reading Group
Las Vegas DSA’s Socialist Feminist and Racial Justice committees have started a reading group to discuss How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.
January 7, 2021 | Events
Socialist Night School: Socialism & Fascism
January 14th @ 7pm PT: We lay out some unique features of fascism and explore the relationship between fascism, capitalism, and socialism. Then, we discuss the debate involving whether Donald Trump and his supporters constitute a fascist movement.
Las Vegas DSA strongly condemns the fascist action at the Capitol in Washington DC
As socialists, we will always defend democracy — in the workplace, in the streets, and at the ballot box — against the ruling class and the authoritarian Right.
December 26, 2020 | In the News
In the News: A Democratic Socialist Will Soon Be Sworn in as Judge in Las Vegas
Public defender and racial justice organizer Erika Ballou won a Las Vegas judgeship with the backing of the Democratic Socialists of America. Next month, she’ll take the bench with the aim of upending the criminal justice status quo.
December 9, 2020 | Local Issues
A Commitment to Extortion: With the Raiders, Clark County Prioritizes Football Above the Needs of its Community
Even before the pandemic, it was absurd to divert resources that could be allocated to help the community.