Re: [OPE] Marta Harnecker's Ideas

From: Paul Bullock <>
Date: Mon Dec 07 2009 - 06:22:32 EST


what you say about the current debates in Venezuela is undoubtedly true,
Chavez has urged the PSUV to debate again with the Communist Party etc.. to
bring them further into the PSUV.

Paul Bl.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerald Levy" <>
To: "Outline on Political Economy mailing list" <>
Sent: Sunday, December 06, 2009 3:42 PM
Subject: Re: [OPE] Marta Harnecker's Ideas

>> Very generally I should say that the weakness is that her observations
>> don't demonstrate the material /class basis of these political conflicts
>> and impasses, and she deals with very general rights and wrongs, but
>> discussed in concrete contexts her somewhat 'philosophically' posed
>> questions are important to take up.
> Hi Paul B:
> I think I agree with your point here, but as you suggest, the format of
> the
> article readily allows for others to take up the issues posed within the
> context of more concrete situations. It would be interesting to learn
> whether
> groups of companeras and companeros in Venezuela and elsewhere have
> already discussed Harnecker's ideas and to hear what ideas they came up
> with. I suspect that part of the purpose of MH's "Ideas" was to intervene
> in PSUV discussions about the way forward.
> In solidarity, Jerry
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