By George Novack
A old materialist research of the genocide opposed to local american citizens, the yankee Revolution, the Civil struggle, the increase of business capitalism, and the 1st wave of the struggle for women's rights.
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Their vanguard in Kansas who challenged the slave power were the forerunners of the farmers who filled the Union armies in the Civil War. The agrarian Populists conducted stubborn struggles against the tyranny of the plutocrats in the last part of the nineteenth century. These memorable precedents prefigure how the toilers on the land, whether small owners, sharecroppers, or wageworkers, are bound to assert their presence and power as the oppressionsand depressions-of monopoly capitalism drive them to seek a new road.
The Indians knew no such coercive institutions of modem civilization as police, jails, courts, taxes, or standing armies. 40 The Native Americans The equalitarianism and primitive humanism of Indian relations surpassed the proudest claims of bourgeois society. Mutual assistance was the watchword of the community. The tribe cared for all the aged, infirm, sick, and young. Hospitality was a sacred obligation, and the Indian was considerably more generous toward the needy and the stranger than the "superior" bourgeois.
Even when Indians were given money or goods for a title to their lands, they could not believe that this transaction involved the eight to deprive them of their use forever. "The earth is like fire and water that cannot be sold," said the Omahas. The Shawnee chief Tecumseh, who sought to combine all the Indians from Canada to Florida against the encroachment of the whites upon their hunting grounds, exclaimed: "Sell land! As well sell air and water. " But the "Great Spirit" animating and dominating the whites had an entirely different revelation.