[Marxism] On the black bloc

Jeffrey Masko j.alan.masko at gmail.com
Fri Feb 10 14:34:08 MST 2017


No, I studied under John McCarthy (if course we had our differences) but
thanks for assuming I don't know the subject.

On Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 1:29 PM, Jeffrey Masko <j.alan.masko at gmail.com>
wrote:

> No, I studied under John McCarthy (if course we had our differences) but
> thanks for assuming I don't know the subject.
>
> On Feb 10, 2017 12:21 PM, "Louis Proyect" <lnp3 at panix.com> wrote:
>
>> On 2/10/17 2:51 PM, Jeffrey Masko wrote:
>>
>>> The black bloc may make incorrect decisions about direct action, but
>>> they recognize this and are trying to resist protests that do nothing by
>>> assuaging liberal feelings of doing something.
>>>
>>
>>
>> It sounds to me like you don't understand the purpose of mass
>> demonstrations. I invite you to read John Berger:
>>
>> https://www.marxists.org/history/etol/newspape/isj/1968/no034/berger.htm
>>
>


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J.A. Masko
College of Communications
Penn State University
State College, Pa 16801

  "The challenge of modernity is to live without illusions and without
becoming disillusioned."

           Antonio Gramsci.



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