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Readers’ Views, September-October 2013, Part II

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New biographies reflect Karl Marx’s todayness

We can learn a lot from the way Karl Marx is presented in contemporary biographies, even if the particular writer has his/her own ax to grind. This is certainly the case with the two recent widely reviewed works, Love and Capital: Karl and Jenny Marx and the Birth of a Revolution, by Mary Gabriel; and Karl Marx: A Nineteenth Century Life, by Jonathan Sperber. Continue reading

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Fanon and Marx

From the March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters: Fanon and Marx When Terry Moon in her column in the last is­sue asks, “How deep does the dialectic need to become when the subject is woman, is Black woman?” she … Continue reading

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István Mészáros and the Dialectic

From the new March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters: Essay István Mészáros and the Dialectic by Eugene Walker István Mészáros, Social Structure and Forms of Consciousness. Volume I, The Social Determination of Method. New York: Monthly Review Press, 2010. Global depression … Continue reading

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March-April 2012 News & Letters is online

The March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters is now online. News & Letters, Vol. 57, No. 2 March-April 2012 You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here Lead Syrian revolution fights Assad’s genocide, world powers watch … Continue reading

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Absolute Negativity, Occupy and Situationists

From the new January-February 2012 issue of News & Letters: Essay Absolute Negativity, Occupy and Situationists by Ron Kelch [Absolute negativity] is the simple point of the negative relation to self, the innermost source of all activity, of all animate and spiritual self-movement, the … Continue reading

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January-February 2012 issue of News & Letters now available on the web

New issue is available on the web. News & Letters, Vol. 57, No. 1 January-February 2012 You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here Lead Widening labor and peasant revolts threaten Chinese rulers Protests began in September … Continue reading

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Subjects of revolution: theory/practice

From the new issue of NEWS & LETTERS, May-June 2011: From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya Letter to the youth Subjects of revolution: theory/practice Editor’s Note: Excerpted from Jan. 15, 1971, letter to Will Stein and other young revolutionaries in … Continue reading

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Revolution, Counter-Revolution, and Solidarity

A guest post from Terry Moon–her presentation at the 2011 Left Forum: Revolution, Counter-Revolution, and Solidarity Terry Moon, Chicago Talk for the Left Forum, NY, March 19, 2011 I. Where is Solidarity on Women’s Struggle for Reproductive Justice? There is … Continue reading

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Women’s freedom and Marx’s dialectic

From the March-April 2011 issue of News & Letters: Essay Woman as Reason Women’s freedom and Marx’s dialectic by Terry Moon The contemporary nature of Marxist-Humanism is evident when one views the theory and practice of women’s liberation. Today that … Continue reading

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