Why Woke Liberals Drool over the Black Panthers

November 12, 2022

In Journal What We Can Do

It is a fact established long ago, one that we can now take as a nearly infallible touchstone, that the bourgeoisie of all countries … is more impressed by a given method of struggle and sees it as more revolutionary, the more it is based on purely external “revolutionism”–that is, on uproar and physical excess–and the less it is based on the spiritual work of raising the awareness of the people, of revolutionizing them.   Rosa Luxemburg, “Organization and Disorganization” (1906)