On Avoiding Cubby Hole Thinking, Chomsky Discussion as Case in Point

Nestor Miguel Gorojovsky Gorojovsky at SPAMarnet.com.ar
Sun Oct 15 16:43:05 MDT 2000


En relación a Re: On Avoiding Cubby Hole Thinking, Chomsky Disc,
el 14 Oct 00, a las 21:36, Borba100 at aol.com dijo:

> Dear Mine, and others,
>
>
>
> Nobody is going to believe Chomsky is wrong about what is happening in
> Yugoslavia because you tell them he is "part of--left libertarianism,
> anti-statism,  communitarian individualism,  anarcho-syndicalism, denial of
>  political  authority,  lack of confidence in socialism" and so on.  They
> may or may not be  more  sympathetic to your views about how society
> should be run IF you succeed in proving HE IS WRONG in the SPECIFCS
> what he says - and even better yet, if you expose the ways in which
> he distorts.  And they may be better armed to see through other apologists.

Yes, my dear Jared, you are right. Since I am partly among the
"others", I wanted you to know that I feel you have reminded me of a
very old lesson. If you want you can make this statement public,
though I personally don't give it great importance. But for some
reason that I cannot fathom my word is respected on these weird
lists...

A hug,


Néstor Miguel Gorojovsky
gorojovsky at arnet.com.ar





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