How Meditating Made Me a Better Socialist: Four Stories

If you want to find out more about avoiding burnout and being a long-haul socialist, join members of the DSA Buddhist Circle for a webinar featuring the co-authors and Nikhita Dodla that is open to all. Sign up for the event on September 13 at 8 p.m. Eastern time and tell your friends. Continue reading

The Religious Left in a Post-Roe World

(Sign text) "The 'unborn’ are a convenient group of people to advocate for. They never make demands of you; they are morally uncomplicated, unlike the incarcerated, addicted or the chronically poor; they don’t resent your condescension or complain that you are not politically correct; unlike widows, they don’t ask you to question patriarchy; unlike orphans, they don’t need money, education or child care; unlike aliens, they don’t bring all that racial, cultural and religious baggage that you dislike; they allow you to feel good about yourself without any work at creating or maintaining relationships; and when they are born, you can forget about them, because they cease to be unborn. It’s almost as if, by being born, they have died to you.” -Rev. David Barnhart Continue reading