Reading-Berks Democratic Socialists of America
Reading-Berks Democratic Socialists of America was a Pennsylvania affiliate of Democratic Socialists of America.
1990 Maurer- Stump award dinner
In 1990 Reading-Berks DSA organized the fifth annual Maurer- Stump award dinner. The award recipients were Maggie Kuhn, convener of the Gray Panthers,and Bogdan Denitch, DSA vice chair and author of The End of the Cold War.
In 2002, according to Bob Millar, the Reading-Berks (PA) DSA local held its 19th Annual Socialist Picnic on August 3rd. Over Labor Day weekend several members picketed the Wal-Mart store in Temple, PA, protesting Wal-Mart’s importation of goods made by child labor, and their anti-union policies. Local DSA members were very active during the fall in several local congressional races and are also involved in ongoing efforts to oppose a U.S. war on Iraq,.
- DEMOCRATIC: LEFT MAY-JUNE 1990, page 9
- DEMOCRATIC LEFT MARCH-APRIL 1991, p 15
- Dem. left Jan./Feb.> 1996
- Dem. Left Winter 2002