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The Marxist Classes: Lucy Parsons

The Marxist Classes: Lucy Parsons

The life and times of Lucy Parsons, fearless labor activist and anarchist.

BY: Communist Party USA| February 12, 2020
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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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The Legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois

The Legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois

An American leader, a Black leader, a world leader: in this 1965 essay, Paul Robeson assesses the legacy of scholar, philosopher, organizer,  W. E. B. Du Bois.

BY: Paul Robeson| August 16, 2019
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Benjamin J. Davis: The Communist Councilman from Harlem

Benjamin J. Davis: The Communist Councilman from Harlem

Ben Davis's campaign for a seat representing Harlem on New York's City Council was a model of united front organizing relevant to today's fight against the Trump Agenda.

BY: Communist Party USA| November 29, 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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