[Marxism] Moderator's note

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sat Jul 19 19:41:58 MDT 2008

>Besides, the Marxist Leninist doctrine of the Bolsheviks simply wasn't
>as attractive to your typical population in the West as it was to that
>in the East.  Frankly, as is the typical Soviet communist model, the
>Russian Revolution was really was a subversion of a popular revolution
>against the Czar rather than a true socialist revolution.  And, as is
>usually the case, those NOT part of the Bolshevik wing of that
>revolution were among its first victims rather than the people against
>whom they were supposedly in revolution against.
>"Men speak of natural rights, but I challenge any one to show where in
>nature any rights existed or were recognized until there was
>established for their declaration and protection a duly promulgated
>body of corresponding laws." Calvin Coolidge

This character is a libertarian troll. Haven't seen one of those in 
over a decade. Hope it takes that long to run into another.

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