reading list

Doug Henwood dhenwood at
Sat May 25 12:08:53 MDT 1996

At 11:55 AM 5/25/96, Louis N Proyect wrote:

>On Sat, 25 May 1996, Charlotte S. Wellen wrote:
>> (clip)  Leftists should not spend so much time
>> reading leftist publications, which are often dogmatic and
>> devoid of facts.  What Marx did was read the words of those
>> high in the power structure and decode them.  He read the
>> speeches of parliamentarians, the minutes of the East India
>> Company, the reports on the labor costs and profits of large
>> corporations.

An important exception to the largely accurate recommendation to avoid
dogmatic, factless left pubs is LBO, which reads today's power structure
documents and decodes them.



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