What Slavery Tells Us about Marx

“We have long since dismissed Marx’s misunderstanding of slavery, but we have not reckoned sufficiently with the consequences of his error. Marx’s failure to subject slavery to historical analysis led him away from an obvious interpretive conclusion: that slave-trading was analogous to the capitalist labor market because it gave birth Read more…

Births of a Nation

“Cedric Robinson was fond of quoting his friend and colleague Otis Madison: ‘The purpose of racism is to control the behavior of white people, not Black people. For Blacks, guns and tanks are sufficient.’” from Tacoma DSA http://bit.ly/2M99pqj via IFTTT