Tabling for Bernie at Morehouse

MADSA was in the house at the Bernie Sanders for President rally at Morehouse College on Nov. 21. We joined thousands of other Bernie fans, inspired by his political vision of Medicare for All,┬áCollegefor All, a Green New Deal, and Workplace Democracy. “Table got taken down, but the clip-boarding was very successful,” said MADSA officer… Read more »

Sara Nelson Inspires Us As We Honor Our Leaders

MADSA’s 13th annual Douglass-Debs awards dinner at Paschal’s restaurant Nov. 9 was a great success. The dinner has been our main fundraiser, enabling us to help our allies and pay our expenses, while honoring leaders of our progressive community and networking with friends and fellow activists from the unions, civil rights and other movements. This… Read more »

MADSA Lights Up Grant Park

On Nov. 1, Metro Atlanta Democratic Socialists of America brought our own “lanterns” to the Grant Park Halloween Lantern Parade, where observers broke into spontaneous chants of “ABOLISH ICE!” and “Bernie, Bernie!” All the kids in costume wanted photos taken with the Bernie signs, clearly because they appreciate a political movement capable of addressing the… Read more »

Marching With Pride

MADSA members again marched with our banner and signs in Atlanta’s massive LGBTQ Pride parade, despite scattered showers, as thousands cheered from the sidelines. Photos: Michael Roberts