[Marxism] How Bush's grandfather helped Hitler's rise to power

Carrol Cox cbcox at ilstu.edu
Tue Nov 7 10:35:31 MST 2006

This keeps coming up, but I really don't see how it is relevant to

Everyone on this list supposedly takes for granted that  the capitalist
class is oppressive, repressive, & in general supportive of bad things.
And a large part of the population of the u.s. today _passively_ is of
the opinion that the Bush administration is a bust, particularly in its
war making.

So how in the hell do "exposes" of grandfathers, great-uncles, etc etc
accomplish anything but deflect attention from _today's_ quite public
crimes. It seems to be just another version of the premises behind
conspiracy theory, i.e., capitalism would be o.k. if we could get rid of
the secret crooks.


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