Re Peter Grimes interview on Indymedia

Louis Proyect lnp3 at
Wed Nov 5 12:35:47 MST 2003

David Schanoes wrote:
> It's one thng to say blue fin are scarce because of the social system,
> and quite another to say, blue fin are scarce because there are too many
> people on the planet wanting  toro.  It is one thing to state that blue
> fin are scarce because of industrial techniques, and quite another to
> say because capital can only satisfy need if sufficient profits are
> realized by overfishing to justify fishing at all.

Well, if socialism can produce the same amount of blue-fin tuna in the
future that capitalism produces today without risking extinction, then
perhaps alchemy needs to be re-investigated.


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