Young Democratic Socialists trained to recruit without using word ‘socialism’

Jul 22, 2019 by

National organization offers tips during ‘Socialist Summer Camp.’

National organization offers tips during ‘Socialist Summer Camp’

How does one convince a young person to become a socialist? Well, for one, don’t use the word “socialism.”

That was among the advice doled out by the Young Democratic Socialists of America as it hosts summer strategy and training sessions to gear up for activism this fall semester.

“We want to abolish capitalism, nothing less than that,” organizer Anna Bonomo recently told Young Democratic Socialists of America members during an online conference call training.

But to do that, she continued, sort of convince people they need socialism without using the word. It’s more about connecting over “shared struggles and shared interests,” she said in a video conference training observed by

Source: Young Democratic Socialists trained to recruit without using word ‘socialism’ | The College Fix

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