[Marxism] American CP leader still solidly behind Obama

Bhaskar Sunkara bhaskar.sunkara at gmail.com
Wed Sep 9 18:50:48 MDT 2009


It's not like the Democrats have benefited much from their advocacy.   
They have some convoluted theory that justifies their support for this 
President, which has included the claim that Obama is "perhaps the most 
pro-labor President in U.S. history", in some manifestos that Webb has 
penned.

Jim Farmelant wrote:
>  
> On Wed, 09 Sep 2009 20:33:41 -0400 Bill O'Connor <billyoc at gmail.com>
> writes:
>   
>> Louis Proyect <lnp3 at panix.com> writes:
>>
>>     
>>> http://www.politicalaffairs.net/article/articleview/8960/
>>>       
>> I believe it was Cde. Smith who called the CPUSA the Democratic Pet
>> Sematary.  Revolutionaries to there to be be buried and re-animated 
>> as
>> DNC phone bankers.
>>     
>
> My question is what does the CPUSA get back
> in return for its solid, decades-long support for the DP?
>
> Jim F.
>   





More information about the Marxism mailing list