categories of human society, the immigrant labourers. 12 No doubt, this is a complex question, but perhaps a reasonable answer may be sought by investigating the connection between the national formation of the.S. Every effort should be made to strengthen this organization as a medium through which we can extend the work of the Party among the Negro masses and mobilize the Negro workers under our leadership. The landed property in the hands of the white American exploiters constitutes the most important material basis of the entire system of national oppression and serfdom of the Negroes in the Black Belt. (It is estimated that about 70 of Blacks in the.S. The Party must carry on a ruthless struggle against all these attempts of the bourgeoi sie and do everything to strengthen the bonds of class solidarity of the working-class upon a lasting basis. Camp Hill, Alabama became the scene of the unions first major confrontation with the local power structure.
He further developed the thesis on the Black Belt Republic and called for the. According to this thesis, American blacks were an oppressed nation within a nation. In the part of the United States known as the Black Belt. The Communist Party approach to Black liberation flowed from the f lawed slogan Self-determination for the Black Belt. Further, Lenin s Theses on the National Question insisted that communists must avoid giving nationalist.
The Black Belt, the throne. But the Thesis, being indicative of certain illogical thoughts concerning the concept of nation, requires us to look into the logical process which led to such an anomalous conclusion. Though it is true that policies of the Comintern were arrived at through a process of open, and often intense, debate, it is also true that, by virtue of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union being the only Communist Party then in state power. The real content of this social strata is also manifested in its political outlook, often aligning itself with labor movements and quasi-socialist thought. Given this, it is entirely expected that Whites' monopolized claim of the subjective would meet with a counter-claim by Blacks, even if they must envision a separation in the objective in doing. In this, the misjudgement of a social entity can be as counter-productive as the misdiagnosis of a disease. Page 23 be described as process-oriented. Especially on the questions of territory and economy, it would put forth a concrete program of carving out a definite potential territory and mapping out a more or less precise process of constructing a national economy, beginning with its own monetary system, circulation network, and. The Negro race everywhere is an oppressed race. In historical terms, this is the language of differing social formational dynamics: the traditional ethnic announces to others the fact of its own inner development, whereas the racial "ethnic" requires the more crucial step of devising physiognomic rules first, then engendering an ethnic-like quality.
Ber 2 (February 1st, 1931) of The Communist International, a semi.
Movements in every region of the world, included in its exhaustive theses a section on the Negro Question.
National revolutionary movement in the Black Belt South.
This created tremendous confusion in the communist movement in the.S.