[Marxism] Anarchists' perception of Trotsky

David Thorstad binesi at gvtel.com
Tue Jul 6 07:22:50 MDT 2010

On 1:59 PM, Louis Proyect wrote:
  In fact it is more likely that space aliens will come down in flying 
saucers and impose socialism on the human race then for anarchists to 
ever take power.
This strikes me as a sound prediction. However, judging from the history 
of the American Left, and the supine lack of response of the working 
class ("proletariat") to the ongoing crisis of capitalism, the question 
is, Why wouldn't it also apply to socialists?

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