Mike Davis on Prisoners of the American Dream

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Mike Davis on his classic book about why the US has long lacked strong socialist and labor politics. One recurrent answer: racism.

Read Dan’s essay on the moment: jacobinmag.com/2020/06/donald-trump-war-american-democracy-riots-coronavirus

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