Dubois, Marx and Weber on caste and democracy, part 1

      Comparing Weber and Marx on racism and its constriction of radical democratic movements is deepened by WEB Dubois’ comments on caste.  Lawrence Schaff’s 2012 book on Max Weber in America features chapter 6 on “The Color Line.”  The phrase is from the beginning of the brilliant chapter two on the Freedman’s Bureau and the …

poem: seeing

   The native girls in Winnipeg are out in plastic Winnipeg and thrown into the Assinboin the native men in Winnipeg locked out in snow and legless left in    Waiting floating sitting whitedoctors busy   nurses police and mayors look an other way