Racial Capitalism and Decolonization

“In the colonies, the economic substructure is also a superstructure. The cause is the consequence. You are rich because you are white, you are white because you are rich. This is why Marxist analysis should always be slightly stretched every time we have to deal with the colonial problem.”
Franz Fanon, The Wretched of the Earth

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In the video below, scholar, activist, professor Ruth Wilson Gilmore provides an overview of racial capitalism and examples of its white supremacist economic geographies.