[Audio] The American Civil War: A Sword in One Hand and the Book of Freedom in the Other

Our fourth podcast episode on the American Civil War covers the course of events from Emancipation Proclamation to the end of the war. We will be back with more episodes to cover the convulsive period […]

[Audio] The American Civil War: A Violent and Remorseless Revolutionary Struggle

In this episode of our Civil War podcast series, John Peterson analyzes the events of the war itself, all the way from secession to the Emancipation Proclamation.

[Audio] The American Civil War: Abolitionists and Secessionists

We continue our Civil War miniseries with a closer look at the Constitutional foundations of the crisis, the economics of slavery, the abolitionists, the political scene at the time, and a brief timeline of events […]

[Audio] The American Civil War: Revolution and Counterrevolution

John Peterson kicks off our three-part series on the American Civil War laying out the theoretical foundations for understanding these key events in US history—which Marxists see as the second American Revolution.