John Murphy

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John Murphy is an Eastern Vice President on the General Executive Board of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.[1]

DSA union forum

On September 8 2005 Boston Democratic Socialists of America and Jobs with Justice co-sponsored a forum on the recent split in the AFL-CIO before a Boston audience of about 30 people. Trade unionists from the dissident Change to Win Coalition engaged AFL-CIO loyalists and others in a wide ranging discussion that revealed more agreement about the problems of the labor movement than solutions, but also a desire, where possible, to work together.

Speakers were Ed Collins, John Murphy Ana Amaral, Enid Eckstein and Jeff Crosby.

John Murphy (Teamsters) criticized the AFL-CIO for emphasizing electoral work at the expense of organizing.[2]

Support for Bernie Sanders

John Murphy pledged support for Bernie Sanders through Labor for Bernie, a "nationwide network of labor activists, backing Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign."

CCS founder


In 2017, Cape Cod Socialists founders were John Murphy and Sam Ferrara.

Closed Facebook group


Closed Facebook group of Cape Cod Socialists, as of May 1, 2017;[3]

Admin John Murphy

DSA Boston Public Facebook Group

Members of Boston Democratic Socialists of America Public Facebook Group, in January 2017 included John Murphy.[4]

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