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The Brotherhood Sociology

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The Brotherhood is synonymous to the communist party. There are evident indications to stress that the essential ideology of the Brotherhood is communism. First of all, Brother Jack claims that the “mission” of the Brotherhood is “working for a better world for all people” (Ellison 304), which is strikingly similar to communism’s political propaganda. secondly, the emphasis of “science”, “history” and the aversion of religion is another unsubtle feature of the Marxism-Leninism philosophy. Finally, compared to the other Black Nationalism organization, Ras, the Brotherhood repeatedly asserts that they always value the group’s benefit over the individual’s. In fact, as the leading orator of the group, the narrator is jus a tool to transmit the
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