Self Determination- Support It!
Nestor Miguel Gorojovsky
Gorojovsky at SPAMarnet.com.ar
Sat Aug 26 18:13:39 MDT 2000
En relación a Re: Self Determination- Support It!,
el 26 Aug 00, a las 14:03, Tony Abdo dijo:
> Self-Determination For The Colombian People! US Out of South
We should also add "US Out of North America", as some extraordinarily
witty list member said once. The imperialist character of the USA is
a constitutive part of the American nation, the USA is an imperialist
nation and cannot exist as a nation without being imperialist. Of
course, I am not saying here that it is a constitutive part of the
American _people_. When I say _nation_ I am speaking of something
completely different, I am speaking of the actual concrete
configuration of the bourgeois rule over the US social formation.
So that, in a sense, "US out, workers to power!""would be appropiate.
This said, I am convinced that the declarations by Pickering in the
sense that the US is not thinking of establishing a new Viet Nam in
Colombia are the clearest demonstration that they will finally get
involved in a giant Viet Nam. Will Colombia, the home of the arch-
traitor Santander, be the grave for US imperialism? What would have
happened if Viet Nam had bordered India?
Néstor Miguel Gorojovsky
gorojovsky at arnet.com.ar
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