For Our Rights Committee Application
Please complete this brief application for DSA's For Our Rights Committee (FORC). The deadline for submitting your application is 11:59 PM PST on September 29th. The task for this committee is to implement the 2023 Convention resolution, "Defend Democracy through Political Independence," to ensure that DSA both effectively confront the right in the 2024 elections and build mass movements and working-class institutions independent of the Democratic Party. You can find the text of the resolution here: https://bit.ly/Defend-Democracy-Original-Resolution, and the NPC work plan to establish the FORC here: https://bit.ly/FORC-Final-Amended-Resolution. NOTE: Deadline has been extended to the 29th of September!
*the same email you use for your DSA membership
Do you identify as a person of color?
DSA Chapter (or At Large)
What brings you to this work?
What experience have you had organizing in DSA and other related social movement work? How will that experience contribute to your work on this campaign?
Please describe your capacity and ability to commit to this campaign.
Please describe your experiences with multi-tendency bodies in DSA and working with people from different political perspectives.
Caucus Affiliation (if any)
Please share the names, phone numbers, and emails for at least two people, at least one of whom should be a DSA member, who can talk about your organizing experience.
Optional: In light of the FORC's enacting resolution,* please any ideas you have regarding what we need to do in order to successfully complete Phase 1.
*you can find the resolution text here: https://bit.ly/FORC-Final-Amended-Resolution
Any questions or concerns?
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