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Needed: A Marxist-Style Analysis to Understand and Combat the Extreme Left’s Hegemony
PJ Media ^ | April 10, 2012 | Barry Rubin

Posted on 04/13/2012 5:14:57 PM PDT by SaveOurRepublicFromTyranny

Second, rather than struggling to weaken the capitalist state to overthrow it, the strategy was to work “within the system” to seize control of the state apparatus in order to transform the society. Thus, the state is to be strengthened as a tool for transforming society rather than defeated.

Such a tactic, called “entryism,” is by no means new. Historically, however, Communist forces ruined the effect by turning captured organizations into “front” organizations that too obviously followed the party line. They also lacked sufficient cadre to take over major institutions, and faced strong, conscious opposition. Now, however, the New New Left had lots of cadre, money, and flexibility while the opposition was disorganized and unaware of what was happening. Victory was astonishingly easy...

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TOPICS: Government; Politics; Reference; Society
KEYWORDS: communist; marxist; progressive; socialist

1 posted on 04/13/2012 5:15:01 PM PDT by SaveOurRepublicFromTyranny
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To: SaveOurRepublicFromTyranny

bflr


2 posted on 04/13/2012 5:59:18 PM PDT by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will, they ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: rockinqsranch

I wrote “Surviving Civil War II” to address some of these issues by giving an historical, philosophical and strategic perspective to the left’s covert revolution. http://www.futurnamics.com/civilwar.php


3 posted on 04/13/2012 6:51:12 PM PDT by DaxtonBrown (http://www.futurnamics.com/reid.php)
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To: DaxtonBrown

Thanks for that. If you were confused by the “bflr” it simply meant I didn’t have the time to read the article right at that moment, therefore I Bookmarked For Later Read, or bflr.

I will try to read that article as time permits me soon.


4 posted on 04/13/2012 7:37:31 PM PDT by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will, they ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: SaveOurRepublicFromTyranny

Will read later.


5 posted on 04/14/2012 5:27:52 PM PDT by Albertafriend
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To: SaveOurRepublicFromTyranny

Excellent analysis of the New New Left! A must read for every American.


6 posted on 04/14/2012 5:52:48 PM PDT by WashingtonSource
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