[lbo-talk] Petty Bourgeois (was "Big Business Takes Distance... ")

Doug Henwood dhenwood at panix.com
Tue Jan 31 13:13:04 PST 2017

> On Jan 31, 2017, at 4:07 PM, Jordan Hayes <jmhayes at j-o-r-d-a-n.com> wrote:
> Doug elides (and I don't think you mean to) these with managers, and I don't. Managers are just like cops: street-level enforcers of the boss' will.

But the essence of the p.b. is to be between classes, the proletariat and the bourgeoisie. They vacillate, and are politically unreliable. I’m talking middle managers, engineers, etc.

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