[Marxism] not so fast, Lars!

Barry Brooks durable at earthlink.net
Thu Apr 13 10:09:47 MDT 2017


Without labor all income would be profit. The limit of productivity is
full unemployment, and the necessary transformation of the working 
class into owners.

Marx would not be so slow to see the changes we face, but he was not 
a follower.


> Barry initiated an interesting digression...Barry believes our species to
> be parasites. How interesting and indeed, anti-Marxist. That the root of
> the labor theory of Value is that we, humanity, take nature, build tools,
> and change our environment. Boo hoo. Back to the trees you scallywags!!!!
> There is no hope!!! No, Marx allowed us to analyses capitalism. Everything
> else is about how we use that analysis. There is no profit without labor,
> regardless of what it is you automate. It just changes where that power of
> the working class lies. I suggest as an intro probably the best peice of
> Marxist analysis I've read in the last 5 years as a start before you start
> raising he Green flag off that branch you are clearly sitting on.
> https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/02/logistics-industry-organizing-labor/

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