Asheville DSA

Democratic Socialists of America

Asheville DSA is the Western North Carolina chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America, a political, activist organization that seeks to empower working people and marginalized groups and build a more equitable society for all of us.

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We strive to practice our principles in every aspect of our work; more information about those principles and how we act on them can be found in our bylaws. Additional rules and procedures we've agreed on are contained in this document.

About DSA

The Democratic Socialists of America is the largest socialist organization in the United States. Our members are building progressive movements for social change in communities throughout the nation.

The ABCs of Socialism

Jacobin Magazine / Verso Books

This series of answers to an array of common questions about socialism today is available as either a free book or a series of podcasts: (1), (2), (3), (4).


We believe that politics isn't just about elections. We work with like-minded groups and movements to advance our common goals. Come work with us for the good of all.

April Regular Meeting

BeLoved Liberation Station

10 N. Market St., Asheville

Highlights from this month's agenda include discussion of our upcoming General Meeting - We will be electing a new Steering Committee in May.

May General Meeting

Date TBD, Late May

BeLoved Liberation Station

10 N. Market St., Asheville

We'll be holding our annual Steering Committee elections at this meeting. For more information on the election, or to nominate someone for office, email us!

Join Us

DSA is a dues-paying membership organization, not a political party. All local events are open to the public and, whenever possible, child care will be available.