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The democratic socialist revolution comes to a crossroads

Aug 05, 2019 - CNN

ATLANTA (CNN) -- On the night Donald Trump won the presidency in 2016, the Democratic Socialists of America had about 8,000 dues-paying members. By the time the group opened its 2017 convention the next summer, its ranks had grown threefold.

This past weekend, when delegates from around the country gathered here in Georgia, the number was more than double that -- DSA is now home to 56,000 mostly young activists, making it the largest socialist organization in the country.

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