[Marxism] Revolutionary Road

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sat Dec 13 12:58:34 MST 2008


>Louis Proyect wrote:
> >
> > No other movie I have ever seen better captures the malaise of
> > middle-class American suburban society in the 1950s
>
>As long as marxists continue to use the term "middle class," even in
>their privatge thinking, there will be no clear understanding of class
>relations in the United States.
>
>Carrol

Sorry. I should have referred to Frank Wheeler as a small proprietor. 
The term that Marx uses to describe this social layer might even be 
more accurate: "farblondzhet-mamzer". 





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