The trouble with some Trotskyists is they’re always “supporting” other peoples’ revolutions, says Diana Johnstone. Their obsession with permanent revolution in the end provides an alibi for permanent war.
We know the dawn of November 9 will bring a new crisis. We don’t know which one and we don’t know how severe. We know the history that brought us to this point. We are calm. We have our eyes wide open.
I think it’s worth it. It’s a gamble and it will probably end badly. But I like the idea of Bernie and Elizabeth in the Senate and Keith and Tulsi in the House. I want to support their leadership. Hillary can have the Presidency if we can set the domestic agenda in Congress. That means, of course, that we’re all part of the anti war