Forwarded mail from Anthony (translation)

Gorojovsky Gorojovsky at arnet.com.ar
Mon Dec 31 16:29:22 MST 2001


En relación a Forwarded mail from Anthony (translation), 
el 31 Dec 01, a las 15:58, Louis Proyect dijo:

> In any case, when workers are paid for their labor -
> even if they are subcontractors with no benefits,
> pensions, holidays etc. - what does that have to do
> with the 'capitalist spirit?

I do fully agree with Anthony here. Intellectual work is usually underpaid, and 
translation work is considered as "below standard" in many societies without 
the basic idea of respect for human labour, such as mine.

Néstor Miguel Gorojovsky
gorojovsky at arnet.com.ar

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Compañeros del exercito de los Andes. 

...La guerra se la tenemos de hacer del modo que podamos: 
sino tenemos dinero, carne y un pedazo de tabaco no nos 
tiene de faltar: cuando se acaben los vestuarios, nos 
vestiremos con la bayetilla que nos trabajen nuestras mugeres, 
y sino andaremos en pelota como nuestros paisanos los indios: 
seamos libres, y lo demás no importa nada...

Jose de San Martín, 27 de julio de 1819.

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