The experience of oppression can be formative in shaping political consciousness. This can add political depth to and strengthen the class struggle, or it can be used to fragment it and pit the oppressed against each other. This session will look at how Marxists navigate these complexities.
Sarah Garnham “Against reductionism: Marxism and oppression” Marxist Left Review Number 16, Winter 2018
Asad Haider “Mistaken Identity: Race and Class in the age of Trump” Verso 2018