Tag Archives: American Civil War

American Civilization on Trial

Raya Dunayevskaya’s sublimely researched American Civilization on Trial: Black Masses as Vanguard (ACOT) deserves a place among the U.S.’s most honest historical treatises. Continue reading

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Lincoln and ‘The Abolitionists’

From the new March-April 2013 issue of News & Letters: Lincoln and ‘The Abolitionists’ The 150th anniversary of the Civil War, and of the Emancipation Proclamation in particular, has a lot of people talking about that history and race relations … Continue reading

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The masses as Reason

From the new November-December 2011 issue of News & Letters: As Others See Us The masses as Reason This review by Abe Cabrera is excerpted from a Sept. 20, 2011, post on his blog, The Rose in the Crosshttp://elblogdelpelon.wordpress.com/2011/09/20/the-masses-as-reason/ * * * Raya … Continue reading

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Civil War still hotly contested

From the new July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: Essay Civil War still hotly contested by Robert Taliaferro The history of the U.S. is a quagmire of facts and near fictions; conflicting thoughts and ideas; established truths and myths, … Continue reading

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Readers’ Views, May-June 2011

From the new issue of NEWS & LETTERS, May-June 2011: Readers’ Views Contents: A CALL FROM SOUTH AFRICA STUDENTS WIN AT USF THREE HISTORIC ANNIVERSARIES JUSTICE FOR JOHNATHAN CUEVAS FROM YEMEN TO THE U.S., MANY VOICES OF WOMEN’S LIBERATION DETROIT … Continue reading

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Marxism and the U.S. Civil War

From the Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters: From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya Marxism and the U.S. Civil War Editor’s note: 2011 marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the U.S. Civil War. The piece excerpted here, originally … Continue reading

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