Part 1 Fwd: Message not approved: LeftLibertarian2
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From: J. Neil Schulman <jneil@...>
Date: Mar 14, 2007 12:05 AM
Subject: Message not approved: LeftLibertarian2
To: Brad Spangler <brad_spangler@...>
I am not publishing on this list any reference to Kevin Carson's list
which attempts to appropriate the name "Movement of the Libertarian
Left" which is an organization founded by SEK3, whose executor I am,
as well as being a founding MLL member.
Carson is using a typical Leninist tactic of attempting to grab
control of an organization and turn it toward his own purposes. This
is what happened to SDS back in the 60's, when it turned away from a
big tent anti-Vietnam-War organization into a
Marxist-Leninist-Trotskyist-run group. Kevin Carson is not a
left-libertarian because he isn't a libertarian. He's a mutualist
(collectivist) anarchist who has referred to Ludwig von Mises as a
> Kevin Carson started a new list. I've joined. All subscribers to this
> list are welcome, as I understand it.
> LeftLibertarian2 · Movement of the Libertarian Left
> The purpose of this group is the same as that of the LeftLibertarian
> group started by Samuel Edward Konkin:
> "To increase communication and dialogue between the heirs of the New
> Left and the Libertarian Movements and to keep members of the Movement
> of the Libertarian Left (MLL) in touch around the globe."
> This group is an attempt to restore LeftLibertarian as it was until a
> few days ago, without heavy-handed moderation based on the whims and
> personal animosities of an invividual.