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  •  chomsky and when he was wrong... (0+ / 0-)

      For a anti-Leninist libertarian socialist, he has from the time of the Vietnam war, always let his anti-imperialism trump his (correct) pov about Leninist Parties and Regimes from the N.Vietnamese (which Trotskyists and democratic socialists at Dissent magazine always knew was Stalinized Maoism), the Khmer Rouge, the Sandinistas, being the militarized monstrosities they always are/were.

    •  Because that's what's needed (4+ / 0-)
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      in this country.  We hardly have a shortage of anti-Leninist voices, but there's a terrible dearth of coherent anti-imperialist voices, and not a single one can get into the mainstream media.  This in a rogue state run completely amok that represents itself as controlled by its citizens.

      Prosperity ripened the principle of decay; the causes of destruction multiplied with the extent of conquest... Gibbon

      by Dinclusin on Tue Nov 20, 2007 at 10:05:23 AM PST

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