July 2022: On July 7, NSN-Appalachia will rally with other local activist organizations and community members to call for the resignation of JCPD Chief Karl Turner for his role in cultivating a culture of rape apologia reported to be rampant in the department. Read more about the issue here.

November 22, 2021: New Socialist Network – Appalachia will launch its “Tenants Move As One” tenant organizing campaign this Saturday, Nov. 27, at 10:30 am, first by distributing surveys at several key housing complexes in Johnson City reported to be owned by slumlords. The survey will mark the first actions in a campaign to gauge residents’ satisfaction, and move from there help tenants to address their grievances, and or publicize housing conditions in an increasingly gentrified community to put public pressure on landlords.

Go to the survey and learn more HERE.

For more information on how to get involved, email or contact us on social media, NSNAppalachia.