"Give that slave a whuppin' fer lyin' down on the job!"cycloon wrote: ↑Mon Feb 22, 2021 11:23 amOoohhh the 'worse than slavery' aspect is a new one to me. 'Them darkies can't complain [about a system our nation, amongst others perpetuated], our own had it waaaay worse [about a system our nation was exclusively responsible for].'
Bold move etc etc. And as ever, drawing the wrong conclusion in the face of the obvious.
It's a common cause of Civil War.youngian wrote: ↑Mon Feb 22, 2021 2:55 pmThe American civil war was partly a class war due to the need of industrialising capitalist states of the North to have a plentiful supply of cheap mobile labour for their factories. Bonded agricultural labour stifles that demand. The point Griffin misses is that there was no mass exodus from Detroit factories to pick cotton in Mississippi, shackled with no wages.
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