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The backlash against the 1619 project and a new history of slavery

The backlash against the 1619 project and a new history of slavery

The New York Times 1619 Project is getting pushback from the right and the left.

BY: Norman Markowitz| February 11, 2020
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Race and capitalism: A response to the NYT 1619 Project

Race and capitalism: A response to the NYT 1619 Project

The relationship between racial slavery and the development of capitalism is discussed.

BY: Joel Wendland| January 8, 2020
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The demand for reparations is a condemnation of U.S. capitalism

The demand for reparations is a condemnation of U.S. capitalism

Enslavement and oppression of Black people is embedded in U.S., and world, capitalism.

BY: Chauncey K. Robinson| July 3, 2019
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Video: Marx and Engels and the fight against slavery

Video: Marx and Engels and the fight against slavery

Enslaved workers led the fight against chattel slavery.

BY: Communist Party USA| September 24, 2018
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Webinar: Marx and Engels on the Civil War

Webinar: Marx and Engels on the Civil War

Zimmerman emphases the importance of these writings for thinking about race, class, and revolution today. The American Civil War so profoundly shaped Marx and Engels's understanding of social revolution and...

BY: Communist Party USA| July 19, 2018
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