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Red ‘Runners: Socialists are organizing at UTSA

The Young Democratic Socialists of America at UTSA pose after a meeting. The organization is awaiting university recognition as an official UTSA student organitaztion.  Heather Montoya, The Paisano

Heather Montoya

September 27, 2017

On Wednesday, Sept. 20, the Young Democratic Socialists of America at UTSA (YDSA) held a meeting in Study Room 13 in the John Peace Library where they discussed their goals and how to achieve them. The YDSA, the youth wing of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), is a political organization ...

Democratic socialism debuts on campus

The rose is the most widely used symbol among socialists. Courtesy of DSA

Isaac Serna

February 8, 2017

In trend with the Democratic Socialists of America’s (DSA) rise in national popularity, UTSA will have a DSA chapter in its city. San Antonio joins a list of cities with a newly recognized DSA by becoming Texas’ tenth chapter. Riley Metacalfe, UTSA graduate student, organized the chapter and estab...