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Learning Truth from Fiction: Jack London’s “The Iron Heel” (Ch. 8 – The Machine Breakers)

Jack London’s little-known dystopian novel, published in 1908, has an explicitly socialist message. I highly recommend it. It’s a great introduction to socialism. Below is chapter 8 in its entirety. In this part our hero, Ernest, confronts and attempts to … Continue reading

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Learning Truth from Fiction: Jack London’s “The Iron Heel” (Ch. 5 – The Philomaths)

Jack London’s little-known dystopian novel, published in 1908, has an explicitly socialist message. I highly recommend it. It’s a great introduction to socialism. In the following excerpt, the protagonist, Ernest, who is a socialist activist, debates capitalist elites and issues … Continue reading

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Jack London: “How I Became A Socialist”

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