It is grounded in a sophisticated philosophical orientation, the social sciences, and an understanding of history. It developed in close interplay with workers’ struggles and the labor movements of the 19th and 20th centuries. If understood and utilized with intelligence and passion, it can be a powerful tool for understanding and changing the world.
We will be exploring the basics of Marxism by utilizing a fine introductory text by Paul D’Amato – The Meaning of Marxism.
Philosophy, History, Economics, pp 7-68
Workers, Revolution, Organization, pp 69-138
Imperialism, War, Oppression, Ecology pp 139-189
Arguments Against & For Socialism pp 190-221
The book is available for $14
All classes start at 7pm and run for one hour
at the Thomas Merton Center
5129 Penn Avenue
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