A Serb striker speaks out

Yoshie Furuhashi furuhashi.1 at SPAMosu.edu
Sat Oct 7 09:28:05 MDT 2000


>Owen:
> > I'd be organising a working class demo composed of working class militants,
> >not calling for that despised Mafia thug dictator to come back, but rather
> >for working class revolution and all power to the strike committees.
>
>This sounds like a great idea. I myself would organize a general strike in
>the United States and create workers defense guards, and free all political
>prisoners.
>
>Louis Proyect

Lou said it all, but minus irony, I'd like to say that what's missing
in Owen's and many leftists' thinking is a careful and realistic
assessment of social forces on the ground.  The Left can't devise its
strategies & tactics on the basis of wishful thinking.

Yoshie






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