It's preposterous to claim that capitalism caused slavery
Owen Jones couldn't be more wrong about the relationship between capitalism and slavery
My mum's descended from slaves. She spent most of her adult life working voluntarily for capitalists, exporting goods to places where slavery had been abolished. I can't find words for how stupid it is to believe "capitalism caused slavery". This man has.
: It’s preposterous to claim that capitalism caused slavery
“The idea that capitalism caused slavery is historically and theoretically preposterous.”