A Marxist History of the World part 43: Colonies, slavery, and racism
Date Written: 26/07/2011
Year Published: 2011
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX14348
Capitalist contradictions were most evident in the 18th century, when the wealth of the merchant-capitalist class of Britains port-cities was contrasted with the untold human misery of the slaves, ramping up the historical significance of racist ideology.