Bob Malecki (fwd)

Doug Henwood dhenwood at panix.com
Sat Sep 7 11:42:58 MDT 1996


At 10:55 AM 9/7/96, Hugh Rodwell wrote:

>David McR has opted for *Broad Left Good -- Loony Left Bad* as a suitable
>characterization of the list. This reminds me of the Fabian society when I
>was at college. They dressed up in dinner jackets every so often and had
>dinner to celebrate their socialist credentials. I think most of them have
>pretty comfortable positions today. The trouble is, they're against
>hostility towards the capitalists and their politicians and hitmen, and
>they're for hostility towards workers on strike, fighting for better
>conditions and seeking to create a new society without capitalism.

David McR bears no resemblance to your Fabians, Hugh. He's devoted his life
to peace and socialism. He doesn't emit hideous bleats from his hog farm up
by the Arctic Circle. Nor does he quote catechism the way your Trot
colleagues do.

Doug

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