1619 Project: A Flawed Interpretation With a Hidden Agenda (Video)

In this episode of Liberty Curious, Kate Wand and AIER Research and Education Director Phillip W. Magness highlight the historical flaws of the 1619 project, and explore why it excludes abolitionists like Frederick Douglass.

Phil describes how the project’s creators use pro-slavery figures to denounce free-market capitalism, and exposes the underlying Marxist ideology that underpins the 1619 Project’s premises. Ironically, as Phil explains, slavery has more in common with Marxism than the 1619 project’s authors care to admit.

Kate Wand

Kate Wand is a content creator. Her focus is social commentary and filmmaking. She is the host of the upcoming AIER podcast, Liberty Curious. She hails from Canada, where she studied classical music performance, and taught privately before transitioning to content creation. You can follow her on Twitter @katewand.

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