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Industry did not just relocated to suburbia for no reason.So we need to analyze this.There’s a structural crisis in the system.Things are getting worse.Each generation hasless of a chance of achieving what the generation previously has achieved, even thoughthe new generation usually has more education.There’s a structural crisis in capitalismwith the development of automation and cybernation and robotics.Robots are replacingmuch unskilled labor.Automation is at the level where the capitalists can produce morewith less people.So this affects those people who are on the bottom rung.Essentially,this structural crisis eliminates the need for excess manual or mechanical labor.African Americans in the Work ForceTwelve million African Americans presently are in the labor force 3.3 million of them aretrade unionists.Most of those trade unionists came into the labor movement from the1930s to the 1970s and joined unions and became some of the most militant of the tradeunion organizers and fought for better wages for labor.Of those 3.5 million many are 50or older.Now with unskilled labor leaving what is called the inner city.The quality jobsor the unionized jobs in many inner cities will be gone in another generation.These are presently 7 million African American in unorganized labor, many in the serviceindustry.There are approximately 2 million unemployed African American workerssince 1944 when the mechanical cotton picker was introduced on farms and plantations inthe South, which permanently displaced many African American workers, AfricanAmericans had to search for ways to be reincorporated into the productive labor force.From 1944 to 1964 American business and industry was experiencing a boom, which wasable to incorporate many of these displaced African American workers.The UnitedStates was economically the number one country in the world.Changes in Industry Affect African American WorkersNow what we want to look at is why did industry moved overseas and why did it move tothe suburbs?486
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You have three major revolutions occurring in the world at the same time.One is therevolution in nature – the unusual increase in rainstorms, hailstorms, blizzards, and so onsignals a revolution in nature.Two, you have revolutions in society, which happenseldom, but sometimes they do happen.Three, you have a scientific and technologicalrevolution.And that’s the revolution in science.Like we have lights now.Two centuriesago, your forefather George Washington, not my forefather, but your forefather, studiedunder candlelight.Now you have steam ships and maps.But your discoverer,Christopher Columbus, not my discoverer, had to learn how to sail, right?Nobody wantsto talk about the Moorish navigation school he went to.So these are the myths that wedeal with.

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Almy,M
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History, Civil War, Slavery in the United States, American Civil War, African American soldiers
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