[Marxism] TINA (was NY Times edit: More troops needed in Afghanistan)

Yoshie Furuhashi critical.montages at gmail.com
Sun Jul 23 05:37:51 MDT 2006


On 7/23/06, James Daly <james.irldaly at ntlworld.com> wrote:
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Yoshie Furuhashi" <critical.montages at gmail.com>
> To: "Activists and scholars in Marxist tradition"
> <marxism at lists.econ.utah.edu>
> Sent: Sunday, July 23, 2006 7:13 AM
> Subject: Re: [Marxism] NY Times edit: More troops needed in
> Afghanistan
>
> Yoshie wrote
>
> There will never be a serious breakdown of the ruling class unity over
> Iran, Lebanon, and Afghanistan, nor will there be one even on Iraq.
> Unlike the Vietnam War, the ruling class can afford the Iraq War,
> politically and economically.
> ***************************************
>
> and there is no Soviet challenge or alternative.  Hence Rice's callous
> condescension about birth pangs (which she does not have to suffer) --
> which echoes Albright's about prices worth paying (which she did not
> pay).
> -- J. D.

Nor do you.

-- 
Yoshie
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