[Marxism] Tariq Ali on Ortega's victory

Carrol Cox cbcox at ilstu.edu
Fri Nov 10 10:27:36 MST 2006



"Jeffrey Thomas Piercy, El Pato Comunista" wrote:
> 
> Wayne S. Rossi wrote:
> > I would argue that, in the context of imperialism, "truly sovereign 

"Truly" loads the question and makes the proposition meaningless.
"sovereign and independent" is a classification with some meaning."
Original here: "classification without real meaning." That "real" also
loads the question and is meaningless. "Truly," "essential," "real" as
modifiers are quite frequently symptoms of a metaphysician at work.

Carrol




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