Radical historian challenges traditional Marxist view of ‘so-called’ American Revolution 

WASHINGTON–The ‘so-called’ American Revolution of 1776 was not a bourgeois-democratic uprising for liberty as the common view would have it. Instead, it was a settler-colonialist revolt, a reactionary event aimed at blocking the impending abolition of slavery.

Source: Radical historian challenges traditional Marxist view of ‘so-called’ American Revolution – People’s World