How Identity Politics Makes the Left Lose Its Collective Identity

How Identity Politics Makes the Left Lose Its Collective Identity

Identity Politics divides a unified opposition (ODT)

The identity politics phenomenon sweeping across the Western world is a divide and conquer strategy that prevents the emergence of a genuine resistance to the elites.

A core principle of socialism is the idea of an overarching supra-national solidarity that unites the international working class and overrides any factor that might divide it, such as nation, race, or gender. Workers of all nations are partners, having equal worth and responsibility in a struggle against those who profit from their brain and muscle.

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