Trotskyism in the United States

Doug Henwood dhenwood at panix.com
Mon Sep 23 11:41:26 MDT 1996


At 11:53 AM 9/23/96, Louis N Proyect wrote:

>That should be our motto, shouldn't it?  Sidestep sectarianism and
>blend radical ideas with practical organizing.

Exactly. The trick is to be uncompromisingly radical without being purist,
critical without being sectarian, flexible without being sluttishly
unprincipled, popular without being banal. Not an easy balancing act, but
essential.

Doug

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