[Marxism] Review of a Mark Lause book

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Thu Jul 17 16:57:23 MDT 2008

On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 6:48 PM, Louis Proyect <lnp3 at panix.com> wrote:

> We have to thank Mark Lause for rescuing them from obscurity and
> demonstrating our kinship with them. As we struggle against the rich
> and powerful in the 21st century, we can draw inspiration from our
> forerunners in the struggle.

We can, but do we need to?

We have to solve our problems and wage our own struggle. It's kind of
nice to know that similar things happened in the past, but it's in the
present that we live.

There is also the danger of learning "false lessons" from the past.

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