Allies in Apartheid: Western Capitalism in Occupied Namibia by Allan D. Cooper

By Allan D. Cooper

Show description

Read or Download Allies in Apartheid: Western Capitalism in Occupied Namibia PDF

Similar capitalism books

Your Teacher Said What?!: Defending Our Kids from the Liberal Assault on Capitalism

CNBC anchor Joe Kernen rebels opposed to the liberal brainwashing of his younger daughter through the mainstream media and academic establishment.

Every morning on CNBC's foremost exhibit Squawk field, Joe Kernen asks tricky questions. And at domestic he does an analogous together with his ten-year- previous daughter, Blake. What are you studying at school? What television indicates do you love? What message did you get from that motion picture? Your instructor acknowledged what? !

Blake's unsettling responses-including that irrespective of how undesirable issues get, "the govt will look after us"-aren't impressive in an period whilst Washington takes over vehicle businesses, nationalizes banks, and spends a thousand billion money "stimulating" the financial system. anything needed to be performed to educate Blake the worth of capitalism.

Kernen exhibits that American tradition is now so opposed to unfastened markets that even lively videos are tough to inform from propaganda; grocery shops are billboards for the virtues of preindustrial meals; and study rooms do a greater activity educating monetary incorrect information that arithmetic.

To Kernen, this isn't simply mistaken, it's essentially felony. An unapologetic cheerleader for the loose company procedure, he teaches Blake that it's not just the world's maximum engine for prosperity, but additionally crucial for human freedom. As he attempts to elevate his childrens thoroughly, no matter if he has to educate the fundamentals himself, Kernen can have each conservative father or mother in the United States cheering him on.

Encyclopedia of Capitalism, Volumes 1-3

Meant for grades 9 and up, the nearly 727 entries during this encyclopedia healthy lower than the types of nations (97 entries); businesses (95 entries, e. g. , common electrical, Nestle); biographies (164 entries, e. g. , Gorbachev, Mikhail; Washington, George); and financial phrases and theories (190 entries, e.

Collected Works, Volume 39: Letters 1852-55

Quantity details:

Volume 39 comprises letters of Marx and Engels from 1852 to 1855. They talk about the political actions of Marx and Engels in the course of the interval of political response after the defeat of the 1848-49 revolution and the pains passed through in the course of those years through Marx and Engels and their affiliates. The letters throw gentle on numerous features in their stories and literary paintings, together with the belief and publishing historical past of Marx's The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte, how Engels' Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Germany got here to be written, and their co-operation as political newshounds. The letters provide a few thought of the wide contacts that Marx and Engels maintained with proletarian circles in Germany, England, america and different countries.

MECW info:

Marx/Engels amassed Works (MECW) is the biggest number of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It includes all works released by means of Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and diverse unpublished manuscripts and letters. The accrued Works, which was once translated by means of Richard Dixon and others, contains 50 volumes. It used to be compiled and published among 1975 and 2005 by means of growth Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and overseas Publishers (New York).

The accumulated Works comprises fabric written via Marx among 1835 and his demise in 1883, and by means of Engels among 1838 and his demise in 1895. The early volumes contain juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. numerous volumes gather the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.

Other volumes within the accrued Works comprise famous works of Marx and Engels, together with The Communist Manifesto, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, and Capital, lesser-known works, and formerly unpublished or untranslated manuscripts. The accrued Works contains thirteen volumes of correspondence through the mature Marx and Engels, masking the interval from 1844 via 1895.
Although the amassed Works is the main whole number of the paintings through Marx and Engels released so far in English, it's not their entire works. A venture to post the pair's whole works in German is anticipated to require greater than one hundred twenty volumes.

Dead Man Working

Capitalism has develop into unusual. paradoxically, whereas the ‘age of work’ turns out to have come to an finish, operating has assumed a complete presence—a ‘worker’s society’ within the worst experience of the term—where every person reveals themselves captivated with it. So what does the employee let us know at the present time?

Additional resources for Allies in Apartheid: Western Capitalism in Occupied Namibia

Sample text

P. 44. For the full text, see Department of Information and Publicity, SWAPO of Namibia, op. , p. t 54; for a slightly different English version of this H enning Melber 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 27. For missionary education see Henning Melber, Schule und Kolonialismus: Das formale Erziehungswesen Namibias (Hamburg: Institut fur AfrikaKunde, 1979), pp. 5-8. Interesting archival material on the deliberate policies applied by missionaries and traders during these years is revealed in J. von Moltke, 'Der Mythos vom Unabhangigkeitskrieg der Herero und die Hiiuptlingswtirde Anderssons', in Afrikanischer H eimatkalender, Windhoek (1973), pp.

In 1861 the guano trade was added to the supervisory responsibilities of the post. Finally, in 1878, Walvis Bay was declared British territory, mainly for the protection of the few economic activities conducted there by British individuals. But these operations remained on a comparatively low scale, thereby allowing the German empire the chance to declare the rest of Namibia a protectorate in 1884. 'German South West Africa', as the colonial possession was labelled, represented Germany's first colony and secured the much wanted 'place in the sun' and 'dream of empire' as demanded by colonial-enthusiast circles.

P. 143. In a letter written shortly before the first attack, Maharero tried to inform Witbooi about these intentions. This message, sent to the kaptein of the Rehoboth Basters (a group of mixed descent that settled some 50 miles south of Windhoek after moving from South African into Namibia by the mid-19th Century), was instead handed over to the Germans. Maherero's words - a quotation of it served as the title for the English issue of Drechsler's book demonstrates the desperate situation of the African population and at the same time supports the argument of inter-tribal contact, reducing the ethnic pattern to one of several factors: All our obedience and patience with the Germans is of little avail, for each day they shoot someone dead for no reason at all.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.64 of 5 – based on 24 votes