[Marxism] Re: The growing striving for popular democracy in the Middle

Lueko Willms l.willms at jpberlin.de
Tue Mar 15 10:29:00 MST 2005

.    On  15.03.05
  wrote  mjunaidalam at msalam.net (M. Junaid Alam)
     in  4236F7A0.7050302 at msalam.net
  about  [Marxism] re: The growing striving for popular democracy in the Middle

MJA> Comparisons with Venezuela on this score only highlight the utter
MJA> poverty of the situation. There is no mass mobilization, no
MJA> "civil society" unrest, no seething revolt going on here. Not
MJA> even a procession of a few hundred intellectuals with new ideas
MJA> being put forward in petitions or middle-class demonstrations on
MJA> the streets.

MJA> In the end, a people must move to save themselves. Any people who
MJA> fail to understand this are doomed. This much must be said and
MJA> understood.

   Sure, but the example of Venezuela is there, the one of Cuba  
anyway, if thouroughly slandered, and someone will come and learn from  

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