Between the devil and the deep blue unions

“Suppose the devil were bargaining for the soul of some poor wretch and someone, moved by pity, should step in and say to the devil: “It’s a shame for you to bid so low; the commodity is worth at least twice as much.”

“Such is the sinister farce which has been played by the working-class movement , its trade unions, its political parties, its leftist intellectuals.”

Simone Weil

I will always remember (till I get Alzheimers) that in November of 1995 I was sat in a pizza buffet place near Leicester Square reading a little “Spectacular Times” booklet and came across the idea that the parties of the “left” and “right” play the role of good cop and bad cop.  I laughed out loud (and I mean loud), and that, and the reading of  World Orders Old and New earlier in the year, Changed My Life.

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One Response to Between the devil and the deep blue unions

  1. Sam Hampton says:

    A YouTube film starring The Devil

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