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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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International Women’s Day and Iran

From the March-April 2011 issue of News & Letters: From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya International Women’s Day and Iran Editor’s note: The first International Women’s Day was observed 100 years ago in March 1911. This year also marks the … Continue reading

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Harriet Tubman and the Civil War

From the Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters: Harriet Tubman and the Civil War Editor’s note: We commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with excerpts from John Alan on Harriet Tubman from the April 2004 News & Letters. … Continue reading

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What next for Egypt’s revolution?

Please see Support the revolutions of Egypt and Tunisia! for an important Marxist-Humanist organizational statement from News and Letters Committees. What follows are my individual reflections, spurred by following the news and participating in today’s solidarity demonstration/celebration in front of … Continue reading

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Philosophy and Iran’s revolution: Where to now?

From the Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters: Essay Philosophy and Iran’s revolution: Where to now? by Raha Recollecting Raya at the end of the Dunayevskaya Centenary is intertwined with the Iranian Revolution at its 1979 high point and as … 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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The Gang Lawyer

New on the Marxists Internet Archive: Dunayevskaya’s analysis of McCarthyist lawyer Roy Cohn (who also featured as a character in Tony Kushner’s Angels in America).  He might remind you of some of the totalitarian wannabes on today’s political scene. The … Continue reading

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