Be a European, Smell Better

2000-01-23 Thread Louis Proyect
iet times you could escape from the evil of the state by withdrawing into the private spaces of your own head; but now the evil seems to be diffused everywhere. We are all tainted by it." Complete article at: http://www.nytimes.com/library/magazine/home/2123mag-cowley7.html Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

RE: textbook

2000-01-23 Thread Louis Proyect
charge however, but there is probably freeware that would do the job as well. -- Nathan Newman It would be much better to maintain the "bulletin board" on the website itself. The Nation and Z Magazine utilize such software. Tomorrow when I return to work I will research the optio

Underdevelopment

2000-02-28 Thread Louis Proyect
on P. Bairoch's "Diagnostic de l'Evolution Economique du Tiers-Monde", Paris 1970) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

An appeal from Carlos Vilas

2000-02-28 Thread Louis Proyect
o not know me well, my cv goes as an attachment (unfortunately I do not have an English version!). For all of you, Muchas gracias Carlos M. Vilas [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] Fax: (5411) 4345-2588 Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Richard Rorty and social security

2000-03-06 Thread Louis Proyect
ter all has been exactly the agenda of the Clinton administration for the past 8 years. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

The Day the Earth Stood Still

2000-03-01 Thread Louis Proyect
being told by Paul Buhle and others. It is worth emulating as we move toward a new radicalization provoked by the capitalist contradictions of the new millenium. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

British Imperialism and indigenous peoples

2000-03-01 Thread Louis Proyect
For other permission, please contact [EMAIL PROTECTED] Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Desk Set

2000-03-12 Thread Louis Proyect
ds left." [Thanks to Van Gosse, moderator of the Radical History mailing list, for suggesting that "Desk Set" was worth taking a second look at.] Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Irrational exuberance

2000-03-13 Thread Louis Proyect
e at: http://www.nytimes.com/library/opinion/krugman/031200krug.html Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Japan

2000-03-14 Thread Louis Proyect
decline was the biggest since the economy fell 2 percent in the spring of 1997 and the third-largest quarterly decline since the end of World War II. Full story at: http://www.nytimes.com/yr/mo/day/news/financial/japan-econ.html Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: Re: Re: Pro-ITN Libel Suit Post

2000-03-17 Thread Louis Proyect
By the way, this outcome undermines the argument that LM is some sinister tool of British capital, doesn't it? Doug LM is/was a bizarre libertarian magazine that had cut its ties to the left some time ago. Doug decided to publish in their pages fully knowing this. Meanwhile he derides Alex

Rentier's hoarding ?

2000-03-24 Thread Louis Proyect
him what's been going on. And so they just offered me a raise at work. I don't know how much it's going to be. I think a dollar would be too much. I want to earn it. Maybe 50 cents. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Rentier's hoarding ?

2000-03-24 Thread Louis Proyect
da, with strong finances to fend off potential foreign buyers and healthy business in the US, have emerged in the winner's circle. (clip) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Frontline program on nuclear power

2000-03-24 Thread Louis Proyect
and evidence were very credible). Sorry to intrude on the economic discussions with something less economic in nature, but has anyone seen this program or heard anything about it? Bill Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Rentier's hoarding ?

2000-03-24 Thread Louis Proyect
n was average during the postwar period, but the whole third world will have lower growth than in the past. Poverty will increase in the third world as a result of the deflation-induced rise in the rate of surplus value, and assets will keep passing into the hands of metropolitan financiers. Louis P

William Greider on American triumphalism

2000-03-24 Thread Louis Proyect
can now appreciate why the US market is so essential: If America taps out, who will buy all this stuff? The immediate pain would probably be felt most severely in poorer countries, which would lose their meager shares in global trade. Full article at: http://www.thenation.com Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Rentier's hoarding ?

2000-03-25 Thread Louis Proyect
hint can be treated heartlessly. Stories abound of employees shunned, with no work, no responsibility and no real contact with the other employees until they quit. (clip) Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Many Companies Are Forced to Dip Deeper Into Labor Pool (fwd)

2000-03-26 Thread Louis Proyect
NY Times: March 26, 2000 Many Companies Are Forced to Dip Deeper Into Labor Pool By LOUIS UCHITELLE K ANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Unable to find enough workers in the booming economy, American corporations are trying to expand the labor pool. Uh-oh. There goes our search engine... Louis

Marx and financial crises

2000-03-27 Thread Louis Proyect
ctly those countries that defy fiscal-Keynsian measures, from Argentina to Zambia. In such countries, investor confidence seems barely relevant. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Who lost Russia?

2000-03-27 Thread Louis Proyect
f course, some exceptions. In an economy starved of services, it was possible to make money more or less legitimately by providing them, for example repair work or running hotels and restaurants. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Query on Small Farmers

2000-03-28 Thread Louis Proyect
this category add up to a politically significant sector of the population any longer? Carrol Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

E-Commerce

2000-03-28 Thread Louis Proyect
as the kind that ousted Somoza that can make the full promise of E-Commerce possible. Or perhaps we should call it E-Communism. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Left Approach to China Trade: A Critical View

2000-03-29 Thread Louis Proyect
ced of the rightness of his own position,'' said James Feinerman, a Georgetown University professor of Chinese law who has testified at congressional hearings with Wu. "But things aren't always black and white. '' Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Left Approach to China Trade: A Critical View

2000-03-29 Thread Louis Proyect
, you get 300 describing him as some kind of saint. No wonder there is so much Sinophobia going around on and off the Internet. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Left Approach to China Trade: A Critical View

2000-03-29 Thread Louis Proyect
somebody like Marty Hart-Landsberg taking on the topic of China, but he is too busy with North Korea, another state that every high-minded leftist in the west loves to hate. You have to read Henry with a critical eye, which is the case for every other human being. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing

Left Approach to China Trade: A Critical View

2000-03-29 Thread Louis Proyect
of their value against the Hong Kong yen. Henry has never forgiven him. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

ILL Request - Socialist Register 1992 (fwd)

2000-03-30 Thread Louis Proyect
book other than the _Socialist Register_ magazine? I appreciate any help if possible.. Mine Aysen Doyran Phd Student Political Science SUNY/Albany Albany/NY Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Bubbles

2000-03-31 Thread Louis Proyect
se forever at 7 percent," he said. Eventually, "the entire national income will be taken by profits." (clip) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Hard times on the farm

2000-04-02 Thread Louis Proyect
s in the late 50's, the average American farmer today is 54. Complete article at: http://www.nytimes.com/yr/mo/day/news/national/farm-poverty.html Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

columbia.com

2000-04-03 Thread Louis Proyect
lumbia Innovation Enterprise's highly successful licensing and patenting efforts in other areas. As with the case of other patents and licenses, most of the revenue, if any, that accrue from these activities will be returned to the faculty and other developers, and all of whatever revenues the University rece

Marx's materialism

2000-04-03 Thread Louis Proyect
cent years outside of Timpanaro. I, of course, agree with John completely and will have more to say in a detailed review of his book. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: Marx's materialism

2000-04-03 Thread Louis Proyect
It's scary- I'm getting old enough to make going back to my dissertation bibliography nostalgic. Louis- wasn't this what you were also doing once at the Graduate Faculty of the New School?? Naw. Staying out of the war in Vietnam was more like it. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http

Democracy has brought us nothing but crisis

2000-04-03 Thread Louis Proyect
." Full article at: http://www.nytimes.com/library/world/europe/040300europe-gypsies.html Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

The new economy

2000-04-03 Thread Louis Proyect
years ago? Perhaps the vulnerability of South Korea, etc. can be explained in terms of its continuing dependence on smokestack industries. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Notes on a talk I will give on Wed.

2000-04-04 Thread Louis Proyect
they wanted. Today many question that judgment: production costs have soared and the open market is being swamped with films from the West. VGIK is struggling to survive. (clip) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Facts contained in the liner notes to Moby's Everything is Wrong

2000-04-04 Thread Louis Proyect
sprinklers. It is a scarce resource nowadays and becoming scarcer. Just ask Patrick Bond who has been deeply involved in water utilization struggles in South Africa. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Facts contained in the liner notes to Moby's Everything is Wrong

2000-04-04 Thread Louis Proyect
of oil, enough to keep all American public transit systems running for 22 years. --1 ton of toxic waste is produced by the U.S. military every minute. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: UE meeting and comment

2000-04-04 Thread Louis Proyect
breath. Doug Henwood spoke on the same panel as Tania Noctiummes and made many excellent points, including the need to steer clear of China-bashing. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

A teach-in on global justice

2000-04-04 Thread Louis Proyect
formation contact Dr. William A. Barbieri, Director of Peace and World Order Studies, Catholic University at 202.319.5700 ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Or Daniel Cahill-O'Connell 202.319.5488/5773 ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

three bears metaphor killed

2000-04-05 Thread Louis Proyect
as they go. I am tempted to call myself a Henwoodite, at least on these type questions. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: thinning ozone

2000-04-06 Thread Louis Proyect
. When the Arctic region cools, "that's bad news for the ozone," Dr. Salawitch said, adding that the new data has "really solidified our view" that the ozone layer is sensitive not only to ozone-destroying chemicals, but also to temperature. Louis Proyect (The Marxis

Diamonds and colonialism (fwd)

2000-04-06 Thread Louis Proyect
lly he was purged. I think everybody should read the NY Times on a daily basis, either in print or on the web. It is the best newspaper in the world, regardless of its editorial stance. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Conference announcement

2000-04-06 Thread Louis Proyect
of card holder card type number expiry date Send to: CSE Registration Dr Alfredo Saad Filho South Bank University Business School 103 Borough Road London SE1 0AA UK email [EMAIL PROTECTED] Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Atheist professor fired (forwarded from Jim Farmelant)

2000-04-06 Thread Louis Proyect
at Kansas University from 34 States and 11 nations. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Diamonds and colonialism

2000-04-06 Thread Louis Proyect
ough, can still find their way out of Africa. About a third of diamonds imported into the United States are purchased from traders who are not employed by De Beers and are not bound by its new rules. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: genome news

2000-04-07 Thread Louis Proyect
,000 human genes. But the proposed gathering has come under fire for seeming to dismiss an entire body of research that says that criminal behavior has its roots in personality and socioeconomic background, as well as family influences. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: the expression political economy

2000-04-07 Thread Louis Proyect
subdivided into a number of specialties. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

OPEC's new president

2000-04-07 Thread Louis Proyect
ican assets nationalized in Cuba without compensation. "Venezuela has always been a major oil producer and exporter," a foreign oil analyst here said. "What has changed is that this government is now prepared to use that weight to become a major player on the international scene." Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: the expression political economy

2000-04-08 Thread Louis Proyect
As I mentioned in the last note, Marshall was instrumental in formalizing economics, because he resented people from other fields interjecting themselves into economic debates. -- Michael Perelman Thank goodness he's not subbed to PEN-L. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http

Which Way to a New American Radicalism?

2000-04-08 Thread Louis Proyect
sk of socialist education, and a bold approach to converting youth in particular to socialism. We need to identify selves with a labor party perspective for the unions, try to make a mark for that perspective wherever possible inside the unions, instead of a pro-Democrat adventure. We are convinced that

Re: genome news (fwd)

2000-04-09 Thread Louis Proyect
hitting up Mott and the Rockefellers, as well as the Ford Foundation. Sort of like Lenin taking a ride on a German train. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

From Tom Kruse in Bolivia

2000-04-09 Thread Louis Proyect
il: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Latino demographics and the labor movement

2000-04-09 Thread Louis Proyect
a family of four, said Blanca Gallegos, a union leader. "They're not going back until the contractors come back with an offer they can accept, that would be a livable wage." Full article at: http://www.nytimes.com/yr/mo/day/news/national/janitors-protest.html Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Joseph Stiglitz and the April 16th protests

2000-04-09 Thread Louis Proyect
he architecture of the world financial system is decided by finance ministers behind closed doors, but farmers and small businessmen are the ones who get hurt." Full article at: http://www.nytimes.com/library/world/global/040900wto-protest.html Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Re: GANG OF 3 REVIEWs of ReORIENT

2000-04-10 Thread Louis Proyect
ill have more to say. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: re: janitors strike

2000-04-10 Thread Louis Proyect
ated three years ago in a campaign to organize janitors at Hewlett-Packard Co. (clip) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: guns, germs, steel

2000-04-10 Thread Louis Proyect
t posture, larger brains and strange sex and social lives. Those behavioural differences, Diamond argues, have been at least as important as sheer brain capacity in lifting us above our congeners. (clip) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: guns, germs, steel

2000-04-10 Thread Louis Proyect
stroying the city's commercial viability, in much the same manner as Great Britain did in India after the Battle of Plessy. Timbuktu's fall was about conquest by human beings, not germs. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: Re: guns, germs, steel

2000-04-10 Thread Louis Proyect
tury, but rather one that adapts to the status quo. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: guns, germs, steel

2000-04-10 Thread Louis Proyect
(Adam Clayton Powell's parish), Selassie never spent time there. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Forrester Research: Most dot-com retailers face 'imminent demise'

2000-04-11 Thread Louis Proyect
http://www.computerworld.com/home/print.nsf/all/000411D466 Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Crane World

2000-04-11 Thread Louis Proyect
reening Room in New York City. It closes on April 13.) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Anti-Eurocentrism: Idealist Diversion from Anti-racism/anti-imperialism

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
me merit, then why not champion European colonization to some extent? Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: guns, germs, steel

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
that Diamond is sympathetic toward stone age type peoples. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: Anti-Eurocentrism: Idealist Diversion from Anti-racism/anti-imperialism

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
he good sense to agree with me on the matter of Frank falling into a cyclical view of history. Amin also mentions that he gave the Asiatic Mode of Production a good biffing back in 1957, but still insists that Marx is essential for understanding world history. I can't disagree. Louis Proyect (

Re: Re: Anti-Eurocentrism: Idealist Diversion from Anti-racism/anti-imperialism

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
o refute this theory and the generally inaccurate--and often racist--world view it is built on. Let me repeat. This is about the Asiatic Mode of Production, not "political correctness". Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Steelworkers

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
entered into an agreement that kept the Fairfield Works open while granting concessions in the number of jobs and incentive pay and dropping of all pending grievances. The work force was to be cut by 1,500 employees, who would retire and receive pensions. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Info from Tom Kruse

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
and click on Bolivian Water War under "What's Hot" Many thanks to the good people at the Resource Center of the Americas for their swift help in launching the site. Tom Kruse Tom Kruse Casilla 5812 / Cochabamba, Bolivia TelFax: (591-4) 248242, 500849 TelCel: 017-22253 Email: [EMA

An Argentinian comments on Crane World review

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
own social roots, the low middle class of the Big Buenos Aires, this wide sea of workers, unemployed people, little store owners and poor men and women. And he likes the healthy tradition of realism. I'm very glad that you could see the film in NY. Un abrazo Julio FB Louis Proyect Marxism mailing

Re: Re: Anti-Eurocentrism: Idealist Diversion fromAnti-racism/anti-imperialism

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
ases above, this motivation is sufficiently disguised that it does not provoke the anxiety. Wouldn't Prozac help? Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

American Socialist, American Indian

2000-04-12 Thread Louis Proyect
ation to the contrary notwithstanding all were greater as human beings and as leaders than either Custer or Crockett. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

The Nike campaign and African-Americans

2000-04-13 Thread Louis Proyect
- Digest: Email "subscribe brc-news-digest" to [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- Archive: http://www.egroups.com/group/brc-news (When accessing for the first

Fidel Castro on globalization

2000-04-13 Thread Louis Proyect
World War II in six years. We should discuss here what is to be done about that. In Cuba we usually say: "Homeland or Death!" At this Summit of the Third World countries we would have to say: "We either unite and establish close cooperation, or we die!" Thank you, very much.

Re: Re: eurocentrism

2000-04-13 Thread Louis Proyect
CB: Those atllases are probably made with a eurocentric conception. In terms of geographical mass, Europe is just Northwest Asia. No reason to make Europe a separate continent. --- Whenever A.G. Frank refers to Europe as a peninsula, I get a smile out of that. Louis Proyect (The Marxism

Marxist professors favored in NYC union election

2000-04-13 Thread Louis Proyect
ion in New York City and the first academic union to be led by activist intellectuals. We've decided it's time, through winning leadership of the union, to take responsibility for the survival of the university." Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Vietnam today

2000-04-13 Thread Louis Proyect
fficial Vietnamese would allow their names to be printed in this article. As one businessman in Ho Chi Minh City put it, with a touch of bitterness, "We have freedom here, but it is under control." Full article at: http://www.nytimes.com/library/world/asia/041300vietnam-overview.html Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: what's happening?

2000-04-14 Thread Louis Proyect
with the Klan murderers and CIA support for the criminals who have set off bombs on Cuban civilian airliners, among other things. The criminals are never apprehended for some odd reason. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Roger Milliken

2000-04-14 Thread Louis Proyect
s Trade Campaign all give the same answer when asked about a financial relationship: they will neither confirm nor deny it. But what is clear is that Milliken's decade-long fight against free trade is finally bearing fruit. Full story at: http://www.tnr.com/011000/lizza011000.html Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

The conjuncture

2000-04-15 Thread Louis Proyect
bated with in the past. A united front against the ruling class can not be made on the basis of some litmus test which requires all of the "politically correct" answers to a battery of questions. In general, actions will speak louder than words. It doesn't really matter what one thinks of

Re: Saturday

2000-04-16 Thread Louis Proyect
to be seen on the fringes of the IMF zone, almost all stores shut down. The "Delhi Deli" near Pennsylvania and 20th did a great business. Great reporting. This is why the Internet was created. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

A People's History of the World

2000-04-17 Thread Louis Proyect
Socialism Spring 2000 http://www.internationalsocialist.org/pubs/isj.html -- Those interested in ordering the book or finding out more information about it and other Bookmarks titles should contact the following email addresses: Britain and Europe: [EMAIL PROTECTED] US, Canada Mexico: [

Pacifica board/Nation Magazine collusion

2000-04-17 Thread Louis Proyect
ng of the Democratic Party and a slightly left version of NPR, its coverage of the 1999 Pacifica Listeners Revolt and the continued campaign to establish Listener Empowerment at Pacific's radio station will remain intellectually, politically and morally shallow. Louis Proyect (The Marxis

Deja vu?

2000-04-17 Thread Louis Proyect
to be completed, and amateur investors should keep on the sidelines. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: RE: Pacifica board/Nation Magazine collusion

2000-04-17 Thread Louis Proyect
newsrooms during the war in Kosovo,these reports have taken on an even more ominous credibility. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Castro's call for Abolition of IMF (fwd)

2000-04-17 Thread Louis Proyect
stability to the world economy nor works to deliver preventive funds to the debtors to avoid their liquidity crises; it rather protects and rescues the creditors. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Rhetorical questions about Marx

2000-04-17 Thread Louis Proyect
hn Bellamy Foster's "Marx's Ecology: Materialism and Nature") Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

The war on drugs

2000-04-18 Thread Louis Proyect
rug trafficking," he said. "I then took steps to dissipate this cash by paying bills as possible, and depositing some of the cash in our accounts." (clip) Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Russian entrepreneurs

2000-04-18 Thread Louis Proyect
p://www.nytimes.com/library/world/europe/041800russia-electricity.html Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Silicon Valley janitors

2000-04-18 Thread Louis Proyect
ot; Full article at: http://www.nytimes.com/yr/mo/day/news/national/silicon-janitor.html Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Re: Re: Pacifica board/Nation Magazine collusion

2000-04-18 Thread Louis Proyect
institutions? PS I (like The Nation) was against the Gulf war, but don't tell anybody. posted by Louis Proyect on Apr 18th 2000 10:49:18 AM Yes, Victor, you are on many boards. But that is part of the problem, don't you see? The non-profit board is a curious institution. People with access

Japan: the China of the 1930's

2000-04-18 Thread Louis Proyect
or demagogues; but a fellow imperialist who both refused to abide by the rules and in practice caused grave economic trouble was more than could be tolerated. (From "A Political History of Japanese Capitalism" by Jon Halliday) Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Re: Re: PK on A16

2000-04-20 Thread Louis Proyect
As imperialism turns these countries into faucets out of which pour coffee and cashew nuts, they are rewarded with cyclones and IMF debt. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Questioning free-market liberalism

2000-04-21 Thread Louis Proyect
ystem that was long obscured by cold war obsessions. Full article at: http://www.thenation.com Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

South Korean fire sale

2000-04-22 Thread Louis Proyect
for sale, and Western carmakers, including General Motors, Ford Motor, DaimlerChrysler and Fiat of Italy, are bidding for control. Full article at: http://www.nytimes.com/yr/mo/day/news/financial/renault-samsung.html Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

The Typical American Doesn't Have Much to Gain from Globalization

2000-04-22 Thread Louis Proyect
nt. This is one reason why it is so uncommon for anyone to defend the era of globalization on its merits. opportunities for a better world. Full article at: http://www.tompaine.com/opinion/2000/03/03/2.html Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

When Karl Marx played the stock market

2000-04-22 Thread Louis Proyect
ould be the de facto leader of the first mass movement of the international working classes. Louis Proyect Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org/

Perry Anderson's diminished expectations plus annotations

2000-04-25 Thread Louis Proyect
ican Presidency more protected. Hysteria of this kind should be sharply attacked. [I agree. The next Marxist I run into who defends the Queen will get a poke in the eye.] Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

A.G. Frank and his critics

2000-04-27 Thread Louis Proyect
roots as a U. of Chicago Friedmanite economist. The Review costs $10 and can be ordered from http://fbc.binghamton.edu/. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Tom Kruse reports/photos from Bolivia

2000-04-27 Thread Louis Proyect
Go to http://www.americas.org/ and click 'Bolivian Water War'. Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

Samir Amin: Not a Happy Ending

2000-04-27 Thread Louis Proyect
on are also far greater than they were, the alternatives, for the 21st century more than ever before, are "socialism or barbarism". Louis Proyect (The Marxism mailing list: http://www.marxmail.org)

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