[Marxism] A guest post on "Cuba, Eritra: setting the record straight"

Shane Mage shmage at pipeline.com
Thu Nov 12 12:34:58 MST 2009


On Nov 12, 2009, at 12:41 PM, Louis Proyect wrote:

> Shane Mage wrote:
>>
>> "Castro considered the Eritrean conflict an internal war rather  
>> than a
>> case of external aggression.”
>
> Cherry picking the post, are we?
>
> The full sentence:
>
> “Although there is some disagreement, most military observers
> believe that Cuba REFUSED to participate in the operation in
> Eritrea because Castro considered the Eritrean conflict an
> internal war rather than a case of external aggression.”


And as what did the *Eritreans* consider it?


Shane Mage

> This cosmos did none of gods or men make, but it
> always was and is and shall be: an everlasting fire,
> kindling in measures and going out in measures."
>
> Herakleitos of Ephesos




More information about the Marxism mailing list