Photo of Obama getting Socialist New Party Endorsement. Carl Davidson wanted to focus on "voting patterns." DSA in Chicago had little to do with it in any practical way. in philosophy from Penn State, and later taught and did graduate work at the University of Nebraska, between 1965 and 1966. In some areas the Communist Party USA (CPUSA) was involved, but in Chicago the CPUSA splinter group Committees of Correspondence (CoC)was more prominent. Not only an NPer and a Democrat, Davis was and is a DSA member. Carl Davidson is well aware that Marxists set up the Chicago New Party because he was one of them. Today he is a national co-chair of the Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism and a national board member of Solidarity Economy Network, advocating a mixture of market socialism and worker ownership. They have also lived in Fort Thomas, KY and Lexington, KY. Carl is related to Amanda Jean Davidson and Roxie D Davidson. Most socialist left groups either ignored it or opposed it, even if a few of their members took part in it. It lists approximately one hundred Quentin Young is a longtime friend, near neighbour and political supporter of Obama. Born in 1943, he graduated with a B.A. Noam Chomsky-Linguist and activist, member of both DSA and CoC. posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual Raphael Pizzaro-New York labour activist and former CPUSA member. Bill Fletcher-Former Maoist, a labour activist and leading DSA member. From Chicago DSA's New Ground of March/April 1995 On January 27th approximately 45 people attended the Chicago DSA and Chicago CoC organized … exemption for fair use of copyrighted works. And Ms. Piven isn't a Marxist either -- he was too scary looking and she likes a clean shaven face. Angela Davis, Hon. Davis applauded those at the banquet, who, he said, are always in the midst of struggle. But the high point of the evening was Sen. Dick Durbin's reading of a personal birthday … The New Party in Chicago was never a socialist party. That lie is easily disposed of. Posted on 10/11/2008 8:52:38 AM PDT by Interesting Times. Obama incidentally helped get the CPUSA/CoC/DSA connected Moseley Braun elected in 1992 and inherited her former Senate seat in 2004. The political entourage included Alderman Michael Chandler, William Delgado, chief of staff for State Rep Miguel del Valle, and spokespersons for State Sen. Alice Palmer, Sonya Sanchez, chief of staff for State Sen. Jesse Garcia, who is running for State Rep in Garcia's District; and Barack Obama, chief of staff for State Sen. Alice Palmer. In August 2006 several former Weather Underground terrorists, including Ayers and Dohrn, joined leaders of DSA, CPUSA and CoC to form a new organisation-Movement for a Democratic Society (MDS). Those listed include; Carl Davidson is well aware that Marxists set up the Chicago New Party because he was one of them. Long time Obama associate and former Chicago New Party activist Carl Davidson has posted this statement on several blogs. Moreover the democratic left needs get active in the New Party which has won 20 of 30 local elections. Disclaimer: Thanks for the vast left-wing conspiracy ping. More recently, he helped organize the 2002 rally in which Obama first spoke out against the Iraq War and now serves as the webmaster for Progressives for Obama where Tom Hayden (SDS Weatherman) is chief Editor. You're a power user moving through this website with super-human speed. "community leaders, organizers, unionists, retirees, scholars, artists, parents, students, doctors, writers and other activists who are building the NP." Thank you I.T., you’ve posted some really good material. Trevor Loudon continues his outstanding research into Obama's socialist and communist connections. If that's not clear enough I quote from Chicago DSA's New Ground of September/October 1995 So Chicago New Party was socialist dominated, but what about nationally? Obama is running for Palmer's vacant seat...Although ACORN and SEIU Local 880 were the harbingers of the NP there was a strong presence of CoC and DSA (15% DSA)... Four political candidates were "there" seeking NP support." Progressives for Obama stated it can help the Illinois senator's ascent to highest office by contributing funds, using the Internet to reach "millions of swing voters;" defending Obama against negative attacks and making its agenda known at the Democratic National Convention. As you were browsing something about your browser made us think you were a bot. "Progressives can make a difference in close primary races like Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Oregon and Puerto Rico, and in the November general election," the founders state.