If Marx and Engels were right that capitalism creates “its own grave-diggers,” then the most revolutionary of these grave-diggers are the colonized people—the women, the children, the minorities, the immigrants, and the people of color.
We often trip over historical analogies when trying to interpret the present. But the French writer offered a different way of thinking about time.
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