Marxism and the Petition

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http://hammerhearts.wordpress.com/2016/02/16/marxism-and-the-petition/

Publisher:  Hammerhearts
Date Written:  16/02/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18987

Many petitions operate only on the reformist appeal to authority (this is especially true of the many online petitions from sites like Change.org), which fits perfectly within the liberal democratic framework. But the petition can operate on more than one level. Its dual nature means that it is often an indispensable tool in building collective power for more radical ends.

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