The PC's Soviet?

From: Greg Troutman <>
Date: Thu Apr 16 00:19:16 1998

Hotze wrote:

> See? That's my biggest complaint about the Soviets. They gave communism a
> bad name. The USSR, in my opinion, wasn't a true communism any more than
> Rome was a democracy after they had "dictators for life."

Very astute observation. Marx's theories apply exclusively to workers
and employers in CAPITALIST systems, not revolution and the
establishment of collectivism from monarchistic or feudal lands.

ObClassicCmp: there's a guy in Switzerland with a web page offering a
lot of surplus Soviet electronic components and systems. Has anyone had
any dealings with this person?

Received on Thu Apr 16 1998 - 00:19:16 BST

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