[Marxism] Happy Hannukah, Kwanza, Festivas, Solstice, etc.

Jon Louis Mann net_democracy at yahoo.com
Sat Dec 25 14:39:21 MST 2010


> Today, as the world pauses on the birthday 
> of one of history's greatest men, whose
> teachings continue to benefit the entire 
> human race,  let us join in toasting the 
> memory of Sir Isaac Newton, and of all 
> the giants on whose shoulders he stood. 
> Jim Farmelant

> Yes, but it was also the birthday of a 
> radical Jewish carpenter who was rather 
> pessimistic about the prospects of the 
> rich in saving themselves. 
> ML


Galileo died in 1642, the year Newton was born.  Sir Isaac's birthday depends on which calendar is used.  Jesus may have actually been a stone mason and wasn't born on Dec. 25th.  What matters, is that both men questioned the religious tenets of their time.  Jesus was unquestionably a Marxist.  He preached the brotherhood of man and threw the money changers out of the temple.
Jon Mann


      




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