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Why on earth not?

Posted by: Stoller on October 26, 1999 at 10:53:44:

In Reply to: Question for all you Marxists posted by MDG on October 25, 1999 at 22:24:54:

: Do any of you truly believe that the United States (or your respective country) will convert to Marxism, either through revolution or some other means?

An interesting article about revolution in America is here.

Could there again be a crisis of overproduction as severe as the Crash of 1929? The Economist has been warning of such a possibility for the last year.

Could such a crisis become politically charged?

Of course.

Is there still time for working men and women to 'change their minds' about our lottery democracy and institute social relations of production compatible with economic planning---AND egalitarian principles?

Why on earth not?

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