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Inside Sex Workers Fight for the Next Ocasio-Cortez: Theres an Awakening Happening

This rainy Sunday, sheltered by trees and surrounded by a circle of supporters, Julia Salazar gave a short speech that covered a number of her core concerns, from labor rights to stable and affordable housing. Salazar, whos challenging incumbent Democrat Martin Dilan for the New York state Senates 18th district seat in North Brooklyn, related all of these issues back to the cause of the day: sex workers rights, and the fight for decriminalization. At the end of her remarks, Salazar heralded the historic meet-upa canvassing event to talk to…

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Democratic Socialists of America Membership Surges After Alexandria Ocasio-Cortezs Stunning Victory

The ramifications of Democratic Socialists of Americawho shockingly won in New Yorks 14th congressional district on a leftist platform of abolishing ICE, and a 40,000 nationwide. The left-wing groups growth has been attributed in part to broader resistance to the new administration and wider acceptability of the democratic socialist label championed by The people of NY-14 demanded more from its representative than empty promises and deep pockets, Christian Bowe of DSAs National Political Committee said after Ocasios win. Were proud of this victory, and we know this is only one…

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