NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
1.75
Timeslot: 
Session 4: Saturday, June 2nd: 4:00 - 5:50pm
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Event Organizer: 
Description: 
An offshoot of the original Socialist Party of Eugene Debs and Norman Thomas, SD USA has been revived by the Bernie Sanders phenomenon. It is determined to bring fresh insights about the original meaning of "Social Democracy" into its work in the 21st century.

Participants

Currently with Social Democrats USA, Sheldon Ranz is a software consultant, free-lance writer and activist with the Sex Workers Outreach Project - NYC. His writings for Jewish Currents and New Politics and his 1980s / 1990s WBAI radio programs have explored themes ranging from innovative solutions... Read more
Patty has a long history with Social Democrats USA, dating back to the early 70’s, when she was an assistant in the California office. She is active today in the Los Angeles area, running an organization that finds housing for single women in desperate situations.