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What is Socialism? What is democratic socialism? How can we make a better democracy?
Josh and Chris discuss how Socialist Alternative's democratic processes work. Including, the idea of spliting the cost of a National Conference among the entire membership, democratic centalism - the final vote of the organization is binding to the further actions of the organization.
Lenin's four points on democracy:
1. Direct election of all official positions
2. Right of immediate recall
3. Rotation of positions
4. Elected positions to recieve no more than the average wage of a skilled worker
Harvard Security Guards Reach tentative agreement! This link doesn't talk about it(http://stand4security.blogspot.com/).
Boston School Bus Drivers under attack! www.bostonschoolbusdriver.org
Attend the picket line - Tues June 5, 11am, Schrafft Center, Charlestown (near sullivan station)
boston mayday coalition
Greater Boston Stop the Wars Coalition
News Media Highlights and Commentary:
South African public sector workers ON STRIKE!
Deval is in the Details
Cindy Sheehan blogs: Break with the democrats, Resignation from anti-war movement
May is worst month since 2004 in terms of US casualties in Iraq