Taking a Stand for Justice for Immigrants

Hundreds protested the Trump administration’s atrocious treatment of legal asylum seekers and other immigrants, especially children, at the “Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Concentration Camps” at Plaza Fiesta in Chamblee July 12, despite the heat and a rain shower. The New Sanctuary Movement of Alanta and about two dozen social justice and… Read more »

Demo at DeKalb Jail Met With Violent Arrests

(Based on eyewitness accounts, the call to action, and video by Atlanta Indymedia.) — On Wednesday, May 15 2019, protesters including several MADSA members, hosted by the Atlanta Incarcerated Workers’ Organizing Committee (a prisoner-led section of the Industrial Workers of the World) and the Atlanta Anarchists Black Cross, marched to DeKalb County Jail in metro… Read more »

Lyft, Uber Strike Solidarity

MADSA member Eric Robertson walked the picket line, as did our coalition partners in Atlanta Jobs With Justice. Member and underpaid Uber driver Adam (below) commented: “Had my first strike today where I wasn’t just a supporter.”

MADSA Members for Working Class Solidarity

As socialists, we support efforts by the working class to organize against the power of our bosses. In fact, DSA’s 2017 national convention declared labor organizing one of our priorities. It’s not always easy for those of us with day jobs or full-time school schedules to join a labor action, but here are two recent… Read more »

Speaking Truth to Georgia Power

Every three years the Georgia Power Company submits an Integrated Resource Plan “to meet Georgia’s future energy needs” for approval by the Georgia Public Service Commission, which holds public hearings on the plan. On April 8 a coalition of 17 organizations, including MADSA, Move Georgia Beyond Coal, and the Sierra Club, provided public comments to… Read more »