[Marxism] "blacklisting"

ioannis aposperites aposperites at gmail.com
Tue Mar 7 12:25:57 MST 2017


On 07/03/2017 03:43 μμ, Andrew Pollack via Marxism wrote:
> For them, Syria is "complicated," "too difficult to take sides," "unclear,"
> etc. etc. etc.
>
> In their eyes, there is no murderous regime, no Russian/Hezbollah
> imperialist invasion, no self-organization by the Syrian masses.

As Lukacs once noted:
"For the average man first sees the proletarian revolution when the 
working masses are already fighting on the barricades, and – if he 
happens also to have enjoyed a vulgar-Marxist education – not even then"
https://www.marxists.org/archive/lukacs/works/1924/lenin/ch01.htm

Different times, different situations, but striking analogies...

JA



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