C. L. R. James on the ''Negro Question'' by Scott McLemee

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Walking down the street, Page xxii he became uncomfortably aware that women were looking at him. That was nothing new: James was handsome. In other cities, he might enjoy female attention or ignore it, depending on his mood. In New Orleans, though, racial tensions made this impossible: "The white young women fastened their eyes on me in a way that had me very embarrassed. I made no counter-move. " 25 He returned north by bus, with his trip through the South providing a deeper immersion in the realities of Jim Crow.

R. James on the 'Negro Question' By C. L. R. James Edited and with an introduction by Scott McLemee University Press of Mississippi Jackson Page iv Copyright © 1996 by the University Press of Mississippi All rights reserved Manufactured in the United States of America 99 98 97 96 4 3 2 1 The paper in this book meets the guidelines for permanence and durability of the Committee on Production Guidelines for Book Longevity of the Council on Library Resources.  James; edited and with an introduction by Scott McLemee.

19 To the American Trotskyists' surprise, they learned that Leon Trotsky himself regarded these demands as merely reformist. At a meeting in 1933, the Russian exile admitted the limits of his knowledge about African-Americans. He even wondered if, in the South, they might not speak their own language, which they had been forced to conceal when whites were around. Without advocating the "Black Belt" policy, Trotsky remained open to the possibility that, in their struggle against white oppression, African-Americans might yet emerge as a distinct national minority.

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