[Marxism] RE: Voting by the U.S. Left--and the main stategic goalof2004

Danielle Ni Dhighe danielle at irsm.org
Sun Feb 22 09:08:19 MST 2004


At 07:53 AM 2/22/2004, Mark Lause wrote:
 >channeling Engels...who died in 1895, was never more
 >interested in what was going on in the US than in Europe,
 >and drew most of his understanding of America

In 1891, Engels described the US political system as run by "two great 
gangs of political speculators, who alternately take possession of the 
state power and exploit it by the most corrupt means and for the most 
corrupt ends."  113 years later, can anyone say that's changed?

Danielle Ni Dhighe
Prisoner Welfare Officer & Puget Sound Chapter Contact
Irish Republican Socialist Committees of North America
danielle at irsm.org - http://www.irsm.org/irsm.html






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