Was out of town, but now I’m back…and should be writing more (about anarchism especially) soon. In the meantime, how about that Obama? Wow! All cynicism about mainstream politics considered, this matters. Radicals should take this with a grain of salt, but we also should be paying careful attention…because this matters.
In other news, the new United Socialist Party of Venezuela just had it’s first primaries for all local and regional elections, with massive participation from party members. It’s the first time that the grassroots of a Venezuelan party could choose who would stand in elections. And the high turnout suggests that they have a shot at maintaining a revolutionary majority in government come the elections in November.