Jeffrey Levin <jlevin at pacbell.net>
-----Original Message----- From: JKSCHW at aol.com <JKSCHW at aol.com> To: lbo-talk at lists.panix.com <lbo-talk at lists.panix.com> Date: Saturday, September 19, 1998 12:51 AM Subject: Re: kagarlitsky testimony
>In a message dated 98-09-18 14:25:16 EDT, you write:
><< By the way, what's the background of this Kagarlitsky guy?
>Boris K is a leading light of the independent non-Communist Russian far
>We wasa democratic socialist dissident under Brezhnev, wrote, among other
>things The Thinking Reed, while in the slam, arguing for "revolutionary
>reform" of the old system. In the Gorby era he was a Moscow City Council
>member, wrote an entertaining book, Square Wheels, about the experience.
>quite prolific and very personable. He has been associated with a number of
>Moscow-Federation of Trade Union-based attempts to get a real Russian Labor
>Party going. In general, he's a good guy.