The Chicago Socialist Party, and YPSL stand strongly in support of the united nations of Native American peoples in Cannon Ball, North Dakota bravely standing against, and at times, physically disrupting the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline which seeks to snake its way across a large part of the Midwest and deliver oil to Illinois, which without a doubt spells danger for the environment and the people dependent on it.
The People of Color Commission, an official commission within the Socialist Party USA has issued a statement of solidarity with the actions and message of the Black Lives Matter movement and its importance to the ongoing fight for freedom and justice for all.
TRUMP SHUT DOWN!! YOUNG PEOPLE’S SOCIALIST LEAGUE AND OTHER UIC STUDENT ORGS BOOT OUT THE DONALD FROM CHICAGO!!!
After only four days of frenzied meetings, constant emails, interviews, networking and incessant messaging the Facebook event titled STOP DONALD TRUMP 2016 garnered more than 3,000 people to protest the presence of a racist, sexist, xenophobic, homo/transphobic bigot speaking at UIC Pavilion.