[Marxism] Conn Hallinan on liberal interventionism

Mine Doyran mine.doyran at verizon.net
Tue Mar 2 15:23:02 MST 2004


> Louis Proyect wrote:
> >
> >  In 1915 Woodrow Wilson sent in the Marines
> > to protect the assets of the National City Bank of New York (Citibank
> > today).
>
> I think you are one corporate merger behind the times Lou. Citibank
> meerged with American Express a couple years ago. I forget what the new
> corp is called. And after an interval of balance, the citibank ceo (John
> Reed) lost out to the AmExpress ceo, Sandy somebody. Not that it makes
> any political difference.
> Carrol

If it does make any political difference, what is your point then? Just to
score point? This is not LBO "talk" old Carrol.

The issue was about corporate merging within the context of American
interventionism... it wasn't about current merging..

Mine






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