[Marxism] Don't Ask, Just Tell

Michael Smith mjs at smithbowen.net
Mon Nov 30 20:19:06 MST 2009


On Mon, 30 Nov 2009 21:59:39 -0500
Mark Lause <markalause at gmail.com> wrote:
 
> It's a question of positioning such a reform [sc. getting rid of 
> "don't ask don't tell"] as a pro-military, patriotic
> innovation.  If he's studied his Lincoln as much as he supposedly has, he'll
> be waiting for a grand victory--or something that can pass for that--like
> Antietam. 

The analogy seems a little forced. The Civil War, after all, was *about* 
slavery. 

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Michael Smith
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