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► Identity politics and the racist white socialists who exploit black bodies – [WQ2.15.07.26]

Posted by Ben Seattle on July 26, 2015

The Politics of Being Easily Offended:

Social democracy, identity politics and the racist white socialists who exploit black bodies

Ben Seattle looks beneath the surface of politics as usual

We need to be clear on this: if we intend to overthrow the class rule of the one percent–we are going to offend a lot of people. We need to get used to this.

We will offend not only the millionaires and billionaires who would rather die (or kill) than have their wealth expropriated. We will also offend many of our fellow activists in the movement itself, which (unfortunately) is saturated with all kinds of nonsense, illusions and dysfunction–which is holding us back. We need to confront this dysfunction. And when we do so, many activists may begin to feel that they are out of their comfort zone. These activists should (and will) make their feelings known. We cannot build a healthy and powerful movement without healthy public confrontation.

Read this 3500 word essay here: https://warforquadranttwo.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/2015-07-24__identity_politics.pdf

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Read this 3500 word essay here: https://warforquadranttwo.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/2015-07-24__identity_politics.pdf

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