Ask Prof Wolff: Critical Theory & Critical Race Theory

A Patron of Economic Update asks: "I’m writing because I’m curious about Critical Theory and its relationship to a current hot topic, Critical Race Theory. What are Critical Theory’s roots? What were its originators in the Frankfurt School trying to achieve? What strengths and weaknesses did Critical Race Theory receive by being founded on Critical Theory?"

This is Professor Richard Wolff's video response.

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Showing 3 comments

  • Jim Tracey
    commented 2022-03-31 12:23:55 -0400
    Unmonitored forum?
  • Jim Tracey
    commented 2022-03-23 13:24:40 -0400
    ^ Should have been posted on your wife’s video “Capitalism Hits Home: The Origins of Racism – An Untold History”…….. apologies, and if possible remove,
  • Jim Tracey
    commented 2022-03-23 13:17:17 -0400
    Very interesting and, if true, eye-opening take of “the Land of the [eventually] free”.
    This is information that should be widely made known, and discussed.

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