RE: [OPE] Confiscation of American Prosperity???? Chapter 1

From: Paul Cockshott <>
Date: Sun Aug 30 2009 - 16:55:45 EDT

Sorry I did not ask clearly enough.
I am not saying what day to day organisational issues, but what would you say should be done by a left wing government with the necessary determination. If one can say this, then one can be more concretely critical of existing policies and put forward an alternative to mobilise people.

From: [] On Behalf Of Michael Perelman []
Sent: Sunday, August 30, 2009 9:48 PM
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Subject: Re: [OPE] Confiscation of American Prosperity???? Chapter 1

Obviously, strong organization. On our part, better ability to explain what
is happening & needs to happen. The simplest policy measure would be some
sort of public campaign finance that could break the link between money &

Obviously, no simple measure will do much. Capital has an extraordinary
ability to morph around any barriers we set up.

On Sun, Aug 30, 2009 at 09:41:09PM +0100, Paul Cockshott wrote:
> Michael ,
> what left wing policy measures would you advocate in response to this?

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