Unproductive labor: imperialist countries

glevy at acnet.pratt.edu glevy at acnet.pratt.edu
Sun Sep 10 20:38:30 MDT 1995


Maoist Internationalist Movement [mim3] wrote:

> I will dodge this for now ...[snip]
> I will say ...[snip]

Who is "I"? Do you have a name?

> In an overall sense, the portion of the population engaged in
> productive labor in the Third World is higher than in the
> imperialist countries. That is one of the reasons that violent
> class struggles and revolutions break out there more often
> relative to the imperialist countries.

I do not understand the above. Please explain the connection between the
proportion of productive to unproductive laborers and "the reasons that
violent class struggles break out" in the Third World "more often
relative to the imperialist countries."

Jerry


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