A debate: Keith Brooke’s essay on what if the British had won – and abolition of bondage – and my response

    Keith is a radical teacher and union/community organizer who is writing a book challenging important reactionary clichés in American history writing.  He takes up the theme of Gerald Horne and others that the American Revolution was simply a pro-slavery revolt.  Since there was a big fight for abolition from below on the American side, …

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