[Marxism] Awesome Proletarian Positions

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Fri Apr 5 15:56:35 MDT 2013


On 4/5/13 2:13 PM, turbulo at aol.com wrote:
> Nor were the real reasons for the minority's dissent difficult to fathom. What probably freaked them out more than anything else
> was the Stalin-Hitler pact that had been signed shortly before the fight broke out. But was this a sufficient basis for questioning
> the party's theoretical appraisal of the USSR?. And were they not reacting more as Jews and petty bourgeois Democarats
> than as Marxists?  They were, at any rate, encouraged by Cannon and Trotsky to stay in the party as long as possible. The decision to
> split was theirs.
>
> Jim Creegan
>
>

Is this you?

Jim Creegan
Biography

Jim Creegan was chairman of the Penn State chapter of Students for a 
Democratic Society (SDS) in the 1960s, lectured in philosophy in the 
70s, belonged to the Spartacist League in the 80s, was a leading member 
of the International Bolshevik Tendency and a union shop steward during 
the late 80s and 90s. He lives in New York City, now unaffiliated but 
unresigned.


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If so, your post makes perfect sense.




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