An letter to Against the Current

Xxxx Xxxxxx xxxxxxxxxx at xxxxxxxxx.xxx
Wed May 16 19:10:19 MDT 2001


Did these acedemic super stars even attempt to attend Jim's memorial? did
they even bother to look at Jim's puplications-- his dissertation on
Honkong agriculture or some of his other works on colonialism? No.

whatever the *f*...

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Xxxx Xxxxx Xxxxxx
Ph.D Student
Department of Political Science
SUNY at Albany
Nelson A. Rockefeller College
135 Western Ave.; Milne 102
Albany, NY 12222


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> From: Xxxx Xxxxxx <xxxxxxxxxx at xxxxxxxxx.xxx>
> To: marxism at lists.panix.com; solidarity at igc.org
> Subject: Re: An letter to Against the Current
> Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2001 8:59 PM
>
>
>
> In the latest issue of "Against the Current", the same magazine that
> defended the imperialist interventions in East Timor, Ellen Wood does not
> hesiate to "score points off"  Jim Blaut in her article "Eurocentric
> Anti-Eurocentricism". Evidently, the title is a deliberate attempt at
> deception. Blaut was a socialist and a revolutionary. He was not a
vanilla
> Marxist. He involved in the mass movement and struggled for the
> independence of colonized nations like Puerto Rico. Like Louis Project,
the
> owner of Marxism list, I am protesting "Against the Current" for lacking
> the courage to bring this topic with Jim Blaut when he was alive. What a
> "cowardly" behavior indeed!
>
> ---
> Xxxx Xxxxx Xxxxxx
> Ph.D Student
> Department of Political Science
> SUNY at Albany
> Nelson A. Rockefeller College
> 135 Western Ave.; Milne 102
> Albany, NY 12222
>
>
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> > From: Louis Proyect <lnp3 at panix.com>
> > To: solidarity at igc.org
> > Cc: marxism at lists.panix.com; pen-l at galaxy.csuchico.edu
> > Subject: An letter to Against the Current
> > Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2001 7:55 PM
> >
> > I can't find the words to describe the disgust I feel at seeing Ellen
> > Meiksins Wood scoring points off my friend Jim Blaut in the pages of
the
> > latest ATC. I guess Brenner and Wood, who were evidently too cowardly
to
> > debate him when he was alive, find it easier to refute somebody who now
> > can't talk back. Shame on you.
> >
> > Louis Proyect
> > Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/



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