"I'm delighted to see Prof Wolff on the show and looking forward to listening to this, though right off the bat I have to correct whomever did the brief write-up above: Wolff is a Marxian communist, not a socialist. Unless he's shifted…"
"I agree with Nazar. This was troubling to hear. You think there's simply "diversity" in India? Do you even know anything about India -- about the historic tensions between Hindus and Muslims? It kind of led to the creation of a…"
"Excellent point: Why is the concern about the "middle-class" and why don't people say poor, or poverty? It renders invisible the poor. Why can't the argument be made in defense of the poor alone? Shouldn't it be?"
"It's getting to the point where I think people on this site who just automatically type words such as "Obama is doing a great job; stop hating" are in fact trolls. Self-governance can't work if we don't fiercely critique the…"
"Brenda's post disturbs me. She said Cornel West's critique of Obama reminds her why Tubman had a shoot-to-kill order for folks trying to leave the underground railroad. We don't need that kind of rhetoric here. Also, The Democratic…"