RevLeft
Go Back   RevLeft > Search Forums
Register FAQ Members List RevLeft Groups Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

RevLeft Shortage Alert
RevLeft shortage alert! Current monthly donations are $32.50 below the monthly needed amount of $140. Help Revleft keep running and to be completely free of adverts again - please subscribe for a monthly donation now (starting at $2.50) and get all adverts removed immediately! (no obligation, subscription can be cancelled anytime)



Showing results 1 to 20 of 20
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Ben Seattle
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 3rd February 2011, 22:18
Replies: 0
Views: 264
Posted By Ben Seattle
(Egypt overview) End game for the military includes maintaining the siege on Gaza

(I posted this on the "Protests in Egypt" thread,
but concluded that it may deserve its own thread)

Excerpts from: "Egypt at the crossroads"
(I have added boldface, italic, etc)...
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 3rd February 2011, 22:10
Replies: 945
Views: 34,865
Posted By Ben Seattle
The end game for the Egyptian military includes maintaining the siege on Gaza

Excerpts from: "Egypt at the crossroads"
(I have added boldface, italic, etc)
http://mg.co.za/article/2011-02-03-egypt-at-the-crossroads/

These developments point to a planned strategy by the...
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 2nd February 2011, 00:40
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By Ben Seattle
Learn how to interpret U.S. Imperialist doublespeak

Learn how to interpret U.S. Imperialist doublespeak
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBuMuzhvYeA
http://struggle.net/ben/2010/images/Clinton_21-B.gif
(found at Kasama...
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 30th January 2011, 22:41
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By Ben Seattle
"I am your man to calm things down", ElBaradei tells his imperialist masters

"I am your man to calm things down",
ElBaradei tells his imperialist masters

Aljazeera, Jan 30:
In a series of interviews with a US television networks from Cairo
on Sunday, ElBaradei also...
Forum: Learning 28th January 2011, 04:32
Replies: 32
Views: 1,660
Posted By Ben Seattle
How will the gift economy work?

Hi there ckaihatsu,



Sure, although, since my time is quite limited and this
is a complex topic with many misconceptions, we may need
to consider a practical approach where I give a few...
Forum: Learning 27th January 2011, 16:28
Replies: 32
Views: 1,660
Posted By Ben Seattle
Gift economy will unleash passions and conflicts galore

Hi folks,

I wrote, some time ago, about how I believe conflicts
will be resolved and fought out in the future gift economy.

Passion of all sorts will be released and there will certainly ...
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 8th May 2010, 21:15
Replies: 35
Views: 42,559
Posted By Ben Seattle
Update: The Idler has created table of leftist news sites on the WetPaint wiki

Hi everyone,

Good news! The Idler has accepted my suggestion of creating a table of leftist news sites and some info about each site. It is posted here:...
Forum: Theory 2nd April 2010, 17:16
Replies: 27
Views: 1,274
Posted By Ben Seattle
Sectarianism is a terrible disease--but the Reformist disease is even worse

Cartoons (below) about the sectarian
and reformist diseases are from
Politics as Usual: A Cartoon Guide to the Left in Seattle (http://struggle.net/ben/2005/cartoon.htm)
...
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 19th January 2010, 08:13
Replies: 35
Views: 42,559
Posted By Ben Seattle
Pulling data from tables: collect, filter, rate and sort

continued from yesterday ...

We will need to be able to pull the data in various tables (ie: article titles, summaries, etc)
and then filter, rate and sort the articles for final display (see...
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 17th January 2010, 08:16
Replies: 35
Views: 42,559
Posted By Ben Seattle
Developing a better understanding of what we need in a Revolutionary News Service

Hi everyone (particularly Idler, Expropriate and Anton),

It has been two weeks since I posted to this thread and there is a bit to catch up on.

Idler has proposed (if I understand him...
Forum: Learning 27th December 2009, 07:57
Replies: 27
Views: 1,753
Posted By Ben Seattle
Why we will not be able to create the gift economy overnight

Hi there Robbo,



The working class, in my view, will run things this way because it has no magic wand that will allow hundreds of millions of people, overnight, to learn radically new methods...
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 26th December 2009, 09:27
Replies: 35
Views: 42,559
Posted By Ben Seattle
Comparing news services to grocery stores

Hi Idler,



Thanks again for the site info and comment. The two sites you mention do allow greater participation that most mainstream news sites. People can submit articles and vote for them....
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 25th December 2009, 05:20
Replies: 35
Views: 42,559
Posted By Ben Seattle
Steps towards a Revolutionary News Service with an active audience of millions

Hi folks,

Many years ago I came to the conclusion that the central task that will unite revolutionary activists will be the creation of a revolutionary news service that will offer comprehensive...
Forum: Theory 25th December 2009, 03:47
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By Ben Seattle
What principles must guide the revolutionary movement? (Martin and Ben Seattle)

Hi Martin,

Developing our discussion

In accord with the principle of political transparency, I have started a new thread at RevLeft with the following title:

What principles must guide...
Forum: Politics 23rd December 2009, 04:20
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By Ben Seattle
This is a test to see if I can finally post an image

http://struggle.net/ben/2009/images/timeline_of_transition.GIF
Forum: Learning 20th December 2009, 05:10
Replies: 41
Views: 2,005
Posted By Ben Seattle
What force will unite everything healthy in the left?

The central task that will unite revolutionary activists will be the creation of a revolutionary news service that will offer comprehensive news, analysis and discussion from the perspective of the...
Forum: Theory 18th December 2009, 05:45
Replies: 39
Views: 1,699
Posted By Ben Seattle
Please be careful about mischaracterizing my views

No. I have never argued such a thing. Jacob--you may be getting my views mixed up with those of Gregory Isayev and the PPD in Russia (they originated the proposal to use the name "proletarism"). It's...
Forum: Theory 16th December 2009, 14:03
Replies: 39
Views: 1,699
Posted By Ben Seattle
Hi folks, There will be lots of parties...

Hi folks,

There will be lots of parties when the working class runs things. Please see my essay on politics, economics and the mass media when workers run the show (link below)

-- Ben
Forum: Theory 24th November 2009, 05:39
Replies: 111
Views: 3,998
Posted By Ben Seattle
Hi everyone, I hope it is not too...

Hi everyone,

I hope it is not too presumptuous of me to post here without having first spent more time reading the 101 posts that preceeded this.

I am a theorist and one of my areas of focus...
Forum: Politics 23rd November 2009, 06:26
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By Ben Seattle
Conscious Forces Will Bring Us Certain Victory

A version of this article with clickable links,
many graphics and much improved formatting is
posted online here:
(http, etc) struggle.net/ben/2009/conscious_forces.htm

Conscious Forces Will...
Showing results 1 to 20 of 20

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 21:51.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.