[Marxism] Editorial opinion on Obama's backtracking

Pance Stojkovski pance at rogers.com
Tue Jul 8 08:01:43 MDT 2008


--- Louis Proyect wrote (quote from NY Times):

> snip "...For one thing, he's (Obama) taking his 
> base for granted, apparently believing that such
> stalwart supporters as blacks, progressives and
> pumped-up younger voters will be with him no 
> matter what..."

In Canadian terms, welcome to the tactics of the NDP.
Taking the left for granted is par for course. After
all, where are "stalwart supporters" going to go? Who
are they going to vote for - "none of the above"?
Start another Left party?

Hmmm - there's a thought.

Pance.






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