[Marxism] Not such a big surprise in India

DLVinvest at cs.com DLVinvest at cs.com
Thu May 13 14:02:25 MDT 2004


In a message dated 5/13/04 11:34:27 AM Mountain Daylight Time, lnp3 at panix.com 
writes: 
> (The defeat of the incumbent party might have been predicted based on 
> this NY Times article from yesterday.)
> 
> Indian Voters Turn a Cold Shoulder to High Technology
> By SARITHA RAI
> 
> BANGALORE, India, May 11 - As India's stock markets slumped further on 
> electoral uncertainty Tuesday, the resounding defeat of a state leader 
> who avidly courted multinational technology companies seemed to 
> underscore a wider discontent among those whom India's economic boom 
> never touched.
Can't wait to hear Tom Friedman's eulogy for one of his favorite globalizing 
caesars -- no doubt he'll blame the victims for the loss of their executioner: 
"we come to praise capitalism, not to bury it...."

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