Tom Mackaman interviewed on 1619 Project by history podcast

18 February 2020

An interview with World Socialist Web Site contributor Tom Mackaman on the 1619 Project has been published on the history podcast “The Way of Improvement Leads Home.” Conducted on February 3 and posted February 16, the discussion with host John Fea addressed the motivation of the World Socialist Web Site intervention on the 1619 Project; its interviews with prominent historians; and historical questions related to slavery, the American Revolution, and Civil War. 

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