Read Chapter 7 (“Class, Race, and Power in America”) in Amos Wilson’s Blueprint for Black Power.
Presentation by Kenneth, Stephanie, Porshe, and Danielle
Questions to think about as you read:
- How does race and social class connect, according to Wilson?
- What is the role of class consciousness?
- Pay close attention to the “Preparing for Power” subsection in chapter 7. What social institutions transmit power?
- What 4 processes does the ruling class use to dominate government?