[Marxism] Long posts not allowed??

Ambrose Andrews ambrose-bulk at vrvl.net
Wed Sep 2 00:03:16 MDT 2009

> Patrick Bond wrote:
>> I'm voting, as usual, for full posting of articles - copyrights be damned.

I agree, generally the burden of requiring *interactive* getting (by
web) of things in the context of poor connectivity is greater than the
burden of getting a large amount of redundant, but easily ignored
plain text, even in that same context.

2009/9/1 Les Schaffer <schaffer at optonline.net>:
> i can think of two or three solutions to this problem...
> 1. a separate companion list for news and forwards

I forsee a lot of confusion and peopl eforwarding to the long list and
a lot of reminders and reinforcements being required to make this

> 3. Mailman has a "Topics" feature which is currently disabled, see
> details below. if everyone who forwarded would put a keyword like [fwd]
> or [news-item] in their subject line,  i think we could handle this.

That might be the most realistic solution, and the easiest to teach
people to conform to.


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