About Us

What is DC SDS?
DC Students for a Democratic Society is an action-oriented student and youth power network devoted to collective liberation within ourselves, our schools, and our communities. DC SDS uses participatory democracy and takes direction from community-based organizations to create positive change.

DC SDS is a chapter of the national youth and student liberation movement Students for a Democratic Society

DC SDS adopts the Hallmarks of People’s Global Action.

DC SDS affirms the Principles of Environmental Justice of the First National People of Color Environmental Leadership Summit.