[Marxism] Now that I know...

Néstor Gorojovsky nmgoro at gmail.com
Thu Jul 3 08:41:16 MDT 2008


2008/7/3, james daly <james.irldaly at ntlworld.com>:

>  So now that the ISO has belatedly figured out that the MDC is
>  dominated by "capitalist and Western elites" and will likely pursue "a
>  neoliberal capitalist agenda," what does it recommend radicals and
>  working people in Zimbabwe do?
>
>  Unconditionally support Tsvangirai. Yes, that's right. "The ISO…has
>  now modified its position to call for unconditional but fraternally critical
>  support to Tsvangirai." [12]

If this is true, I am afraid that the position of the ISO has little
chances to win the souls of the Zimbabwean people to socialism. If
this is true, I am afraid, the ISO is becoming one of the main
obstacles for the establishment of a Zimbabwean section of a worldwide
network of revolutionary socialists. If this is true, the ISO will be
remembered (if ever) in the annals of Zimbabwean history as just
another group who sided with the imperialists. And in the annals of
socialism as just another group that discredited socialism as
"eurocentric" and thus carried water to the "native bourgeoisies'"
bucket in the Third World.

This might sound Stalinist to Louis Pr., but I am afraid it would have
just sounded sensible to Trotsky.

And now, off to my own business.

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Néstor Gorojovsky
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