> On Aug 19, 2011, at 9:14 AM, Carrol Cox wrote:
> > The chief symptom of racism on the left is the failure to take seriusly
> the intellectual and theoretical importance of the Black Panthers.
> A group that essentially disappeared before half the U.S. pop was born?
Like most radical labor unions, Frankfurt School scholars, Karl Marx and a raft of other folks, no? You can't possibly be arguing that actions, groups and intellectual efforts that have been seriously outside the mainstream since 1978 - I just chose a date - are unimportant.