Third Ways

James Devine jdevine at
Thu Sep 24 08:17:45 PDT 1998

At 08:41 AM 9/24/98 +0200, you wrote:
>Regarding 3rd ways generally I would like to add this snippet:
>There are at least three different "third ways" and goals respectively:
>- the third way within capitalism:

>- the third way between capitalism and socialism

>- the third way to socialism between the social democratic and
>Marxist-Leninist way:

there's also the idea of the "third camp," rejecting both the capitalist camp and bureaucratic rule (the old USSR). This camp was proposed by Max Schactman (a Trotskyist dissident who shifted rightwards through most of his career to become a "social-democratic" supporter of Nixon against McGovern), perfected by Hal Draper (who didn't shift right as far as I know), and endorsed by yours truly.

Jim Devine jdevine at &

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