[Fwd: Re: 'Democratic Money' & the Tragedy of Anti-Marxism (wasRe:Populism)]

Katha Pollitt kpollitt at thenation.com
Sun Nov 14 07:45:13 PST 1999

Max Sawicky wrote:
> > Katha
> > I find that when people start talking about the evils of currency, and
> > how we need to go back to gold, or land, or whatever, a diatribe against
> > "the jews" is usually not far behind.
> The populist point was in opposition to gold as
> currency, and in favor of silver and paper.
> mbs

right -- crucifying mankind upon a cross of gold, as Wm Jennings Bryan put it. but we all know who Christians of his day blamed for the Crucifixion, don't we?

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