[lbo-talk] Confusing the Symptom with the Illness

Eric Beck ersatzdog at gmail.com
Mon Mar 26 07:40:26 PDT 2018

Sure. As always, capitalist democracies oscillates between its poles, namely a fascist pole and a social-democratic pole.

But it's worth thinking about why Trump instead of some other option. It's even way more thinking about, and worrying about, the range of possibilities of forces that Trump can merge and the directions he can lead alliances. It's annoying Marxist hardtalk to pretend he presents the same politics and governance as, say, Obama.

On Mon, Mar 26, 2018 at 9:18 AM, Cox, Carrol <cbcox at ilstu.edu> wrote:

> Proposition for Contemplation
> Trump is not the problem; he is a symptom of the problem.
> What social/political/economic conditions _led_ to Trump? Focusing on
> Trump will only guarantee a new Trump around the corner.
> Carrol
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