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DSA IC Condemns Illegal Sanctions Against Venezuela by the US Government

Since 2014 and beginning with Public Law 113-278 passed by Congress, the neoliberal government of the United States in collusion with other western states have waged a campaign of economic warfare against Venezuelan citizens through a series of illegal sanctions.  Also referred to as unilateral coercive measures, this economic blockade was deepened by both Presidents…

The DSA IC calls for drastic cuts in the military budget

The DSA International Committee calls for defunding the military industrial complex and moving the money currently spent on overseas bases, weapons of mass destruction, and other weapons systems toward social programs that will benefit the working class and head off global climate catastrophe.  Perhaps due to his military background and despite the U.S.-backed coups in…

DSA IC condemns recent Congressional legislation that fuels a new Cold War with China

Summary: The International Committee of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA IC) strongly condemns Congress’s use of industrial policy and other elements of the proposed US Innovation and Competition Act (USICA) to counter China as part of a new Cold War fueled by US imperialist interests, a stance that further destabilizes geopolitical relations and jeopardizes…

DSA IC supports Chilean leftist coalition Apruebo Dignidad

Translated into Spanish below / traducido al español a continuación This previous weekend, Chileans headed to the polls to vote in their presidential primary elections. The DSA International Committee (IC) congratulates Gabriel Boric of the democratic socialist Social Convergence party for successfully winning the presidential primary of Chile’s leftist Apruebo Dignidad coalition. Boric will be…

Repeal the AUMF and end the Global War on Terror

The International Committee of the Democratic Socialists of America applauds the House’s recent vote to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) Against Iraq. We urge the Senate to follow suit and pass S.J.Res.10, which would finally remove one of the legal cornerstones of the U.S.’s Global War on Terror. While most…

DSA IC Says “No To NATO”

On June 14, 2021, NATO will host its annual summit in Brussels, Belgium. On this occasion, the Democratic Socialists of America International Committee affirms its solidarity with the demands of anti-militarist campaigners, European left-wing parties and movements who take a clear position against NATO, and those suffering from the results of disastrous Western-led military interventions…