[Marxism] Workers Take to Streets to Calm Tense Ukrainian City

Intense Red intnsred at golgotha.net
Fri May 16 15:48:18 MDT 2014


> This does not seem like an independent, working-class response; rather, it
> looks like the workers are being mobilised by an oligarch against the
> pro-Russian elements under a pro-Kiev banner, in conjunction with official
> Ukrainian state forces, that is,under the banner of a rival nationalist,
> governmental agenda.

   Well put. My sentiments exactly.


-- 
"We on the left have forgotten that the question is not how do you get good 
people to rule, most people who rule are mediocre at best and usually venal. 
The question is how do we make those in power frightened of us." -- Chris 
Hedges.



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