Re: [OPE] Putting humans back into socialism

From: Dave Zachariah <>
Date: Wed Dec 08 2010 - 16:00:19 EST

On 2010-12-08 20:46, GERALD LEVY wrote:
> You don't think that Mike L is aware of alternative sets of feasible
> economic policies in Venezuela (and Cuba)? It seems to me that his
> ideas for 'putting humans back into socialism' are based on an
> understanding of those realities.

For sure. I was reacting to the very general statement of 'putting
humans back', as if they were not there. What does Lebowitz's critique
of 'the dominant vision that prioritises "the development of productive
forces"' effectively mean in during the period I mentioned? And what
does it mean to large parts of, say, India or China?

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