Is socialism possible in the U.S.? by Paul D’Amato (1989)

Workers Of The World Unite!

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by Paul D’Amato
January 14, 2011

Paul D’Amato explains why the image of a classless, conflict-free society in the U.S.–the picture that dominates the media–was never a reality.

IN THE two decades after the Second World War Two, pundits and academics proclaimed the U.S. an exceptional society–one in which everyone was middle class and where concepts of class and class struggle were irrelevant.

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