The Socialist Education Project

Socialist education is important for both strengthening the movement and building greater connection and cooperation, and informing effective action.

The Socialist Education Project of the Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism will sponsor online discussion and resources and in-person programs.  It will produce literature, visual aids and cultural products of value to help create a socialism that both draws upon its history and is relevant to building a twenty-first century socialism.

Everyone is invited to participate!



The Online University of the Left

A drawing of young Karl Marx

Why a Marxist School?

Karl Marx’s ideas are a common touchstone for many people working for change.  His historical materialism, his many contributions to political economy and class analysis, all continue to serve his core values–the self-emancipation of the working class and a vision of a classless society.  There are naturally many trends in Marxism that have developed over the years, and new ones are on the rise today.  All of them and others who want to see this project succeed are welcome here. A PDF flyer file for spreading the word is HERE

SEP 4th Monday Webinar

‘Shaping the ‘Rust Belt’ Working Class: 
How ‘Our Neck of the Woods’ Came To Be What It Is Today”
 
January 28th 9pm-10:30pm ET, 6-7:30pm PT
Shaping the ‘Rust Belt’ Working Class: How ‘Our Neck of the Woods’

Came To Be What It Is Today’ will be the Jan 28 ‘Fourth Monday’ topic. Prepared by Carl Davidson to help young activists in this region get a deeper understanding of their roots, it draws from the recent book, ‘Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia’ By Steven Stoll  It will include a multimedia slide show, so use your computer to take part.
Presenter: Carl Davidson: Carl is former Co-Chair of CCDS and on the NEC of CCDS. He was a national secretary of SDS, founder of the Online University of the Left, member of the United Steelworkers Local 3657 and Left Roots compa.
Join us:
Topic: ‘Shaping the ‘Rust Belt’ Working Class: How ‘Our Neck of the Woods’Came To Be What It Is Today’
Time: Jan 28, 2019 9:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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MARKING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION

2017 left unity project: A series of programs and discussions: sponsored by Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism 

 Purpose: to preserve and advance understanding of one of the most important events in both modern world history but especially in the development of the people’s and socialist movements for revolution and liberation.