The material ground of the barbarism predicted by Luxemburg is that large mass of the population who believe it makes a difference who is elected.
-----Original Message----- From: lbo-talk-bounces at lbo-talk.org [mailto:lbo-talk-bounces at lbo-talk.org] On Behalf Of Joseph Catron Sent: Sunday, August 23, 2015 3:16 AM To: LBO; Activists and scholars in Marxist tradition; Progressive Economics Subject: [lbo-talk] 'Corbyn has links to deranged warmonger' claims Tony Blair
This was intended as satire, but I still consider it a fair indictment:
"Tony Blair has intervened again in the Labour leadership contest, this time demanding that Jeremy Corbyn explain his links to a deranged warmonger who launched an illegal war in the Middle East in 2003.
"Corbyn, the current front-runner in the leadership race, is alleged to have served in a party led by the war criminal for over ten years ..."
-- "Hige sceal þe heardra, heorte þe cenre, mod sceal þe mare, þe ure mægen lytlað."