[Marxism] Will Noam Chomsky Vote For President Obama? -- You betcha!

Louis Thiemann kiwiza at gmail.com
Fri Mar 23 09:06:11 MDT 2012


What percentage of the U.S. population is, in your analysis, working class?

On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 3:29 PM, Mark Lause <markalause at gmail.com> wrote:

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> Workers disproportionately sit out the elections.  Most of those that vote
> aren't really that partisan in their preferences.  Most of those who are
> still think of themselves as Democrats.
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> There are sectional and other variations.   My neighbors are almost
> entirely Democratic and unusually connected to the president's fate, but
> has to do with particulars that have little to do particularly with a class
> identity.
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> Liberals have always liked to think of the working class in terms of Archie
> Bunker.  That's the strangest feature of this evolution.
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> ML
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