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Bernie Sanders enters 2020 Presidential election

Alfonzo Mendoza February 26, 2019

Following his 2020 presidential candidacy announcement, Sen. Bernie Sanders sent shock waves throughout the Democratic Party once again as his campaign contributions broke records. Receiving almost $5.9...

Capitalism vs. Socialism

Capitalism vs. Socialism
Justice Lovin and Chase Parsons October 10, 2018

Capitalism I wrote my previous piece, which called for less radical political discourse, as a disclaimer, asking those who read my articles to view them as they actually are­–opinions. I corroborate...

‘Cancel our debt now!’

YDSA members protesting at the Sombrilla.
Kimiya Factory October 2, 2018

Young Democratic Socialists of America protest at the Sombrilla On Sept. 26 at 11:50 a.m., UTSA’s chapter of the Young Democratic Socialists of America (YDSA) held an organized student walk-out protest...

YDSA Q&A

Logo Courtesy of UTSA YDSA
Heather Montoya January 10, 2018

Last semester, four students involved in the Democratic Socialists of America wanted to start a youth chapter. Soon after, the YDSA chapter of UTSA developed and became a registered organization at the...

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...

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