Statements

Solidarity from DSA International Committee and YDSA to Striking Professors, Administrators, and Students in Brazil

The Young Democratic Socialists of America (YDSA) and the International Committee of DSA extends our solidarity to the University professors of ANDES-SN (National Union of University Professors), the administrative workers of Fasubra (Federation of Technical-Administrative Workers Unions in Public Higher Education Institutions of Brazil), and students of UNE (National Union of Students) who are currently…

DSA IC Affirms Iran’s Right to Self-Defense

The Democratic Socialists of America’s International Committee (DSA IC) affirms Iran’s right to self-defense in response to the illegal Israeli strike on the Iranian consulate in Damascus. DSA IC reiterates our firm opposition to providing any military or diplomatic assistance to the Zionist project, which is currently engaged in a genocidal campaign against the Palestinians…

DSA IC Congratulates the People of Bahrain on Prisoner Release

DSA International Committee congratulates the people of Bahrain on the release of 1,584 prisoners from the government cages. This constitutes the largest release of political prisoners since the 2011 Arab Spring uprising in Bahrain, approximately 0.2% of the entire citizen population. We echo the calls of civil society in Bahrain for the further release of…

DSA IC Condemns Ecuador’s Raid of Mexico’s Embassy

The DSA International Committee joins the international community in condemning Ecuador’s armed invasion of Mexico’s embassy and capture of former Vice-President Jorge Glas in Quito on April 5. We join governments across the world and the United Nations’ Secretary General in recognizing the raid as a violation of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations. We…

DSA IC condemns Biden administration’s imperialist agenda in proposing Gaza port

The Biden administration’s plan to establish a port in Gaza in order to ostensibly deliver humanitarian relief is a farce, a feigned show of concern for the Palestinian people meant to disguise plans of further western imperial encroachment in the region. Throughout the Israeli and Zionist forces campaign of annihilation on the Palestinian people, the…

Condemnation of the Fascist Attacks on the Students’ Federation of India

On February 9th, the far-right student organization Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) launched a coordinated attack against members of the Students’ Federation of India (SFI) and other left-wing student organizations at three different Indian universities – Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi University (DU), and the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU). The ABVP is the…

DSA IC Stands with the PAIGC against Electoral Interference and Political Repression in Guinea-Bissau

The Democratic Socialists of America International Committee (DSA IC) stands in solidarity with the African Party for the Independence of Guinea-Bissau (PAIGC) and calls for the  opening of the National People’s Assembly and for the Party to rightfully assume its democratically-elected position within the government of Guinea-Bissau. Regional and national authorities must ensure that the…

DSA IC Congratulates the People of Guatemala for Successfully Defending the Democratic Transition of Government

Translated into Spanish below / Traducido al español a continuación The DSA International Committee congratulates the people of Guatemala for successfully defending the democratic transition of government on January 14th. They resisted the corrupt outgoing government’s attempts to delay President-elect Bernardo Arévalo’s inauguration and suspend his progressive anti-corruption Semilla party in Congress with grassroots street…

In Condemnation of the Dirty Campaign Against Our Comrades in Ecuador

Translated into Spanish below / Traducido al español a continuación The DSA International Committee congratulates Luisa González and the Citizen’s Revolution party for running a strong campaign in the face of six years of slanderous propaganda by Ecuador’s right-wing controlled mass media, as well as many dubious lawfare prosecutions and convictions. While González’s 48 percent…