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SATURDAY, DECEMBERI 27, 191.9.
Has your local union contributed to the new workmen's com
pensation fund? If not, take the matter up at your next meet
ing. All contributions should be sent to the Cascade Trades
and Labor Assembly, Great Falls, Mont. See that the petitions
are signed up and sent in as soon as possible.
FOR AND AGAINST UNIVERSAL MILITARY
Universal military training will become an issue during Ithe
present session of congress as part of the measures that are
planned to place this natioi on a military basis.
/ Many and various ar hehc arglumelnts that will .be iarrayed
against this policy that is so foreign to American tradition.
Of the enlire galaxy tiiere is just one that will stand the lesl
of reason and that is the fact that, wars ore fouight to enhance
the interests of the great exploiting financial groups and that
the workers at the end of each war find themselves in a worse
position than before, after having sent their tenis of thousfilids
to the -laughter-penls of international warfare. to secure a place
in the sun for the groups that oppress and exploit themi with
aided zest after the holocauist is over.
The liberals aind the hlinlltariihirianls max'y delolloulce war 1Ii1
fil they are black ii, tfie face. They may point out its horrors
and cruelties; they may appeal to the mateL'nal instinct of tilhe
mothers of the race and urge them to refuse to send their off
spring to the slianbles. They can insist, as they do, on the
settling of international displtes by arbitration.
They may say that it is un-Christian and dleniunce the fol
lowers of the Carpenter of Nazareth for co-operating with their
governmeauts in time of war, yet lihe fact remains that the last
struggle was a war of Christian nations.
Wars will still continue to be fought for generaltions if these
are the strongest airgumenls lthat cll be raised against them.
To attack war from this slandpoint. is foolish; it is like try
ing to heal a gunshot wounil with salve applied to the surface
while the bullet festers at the bottom.
If one allows the premise that a system of production for
private profit is the best that has yet been devised, if one agrees
that it must continue and that it cannot be replaced by a saner
system, then one has no right to criticize any measure that is
designed to fit a nation for combat brought about by the exi
gencies of the system itself'.
Under capitalism, atd especially in its liler phase-imper
ialism-wars between rival finiacial groups are as inevitable
as the rising and setting of the sun.
For a nation--under inmperialism--to retain its favored po
sition or to secure a more advantageous position, certain mate
rial things are necessary. In a previous epoch, nations needed
gold. In a later period they needed coal and iron. Today,
while they still need coal and iron, the need for fuel-oil is
The life of the workers in a nation that has secured its place
in the sun is no better and no worse than inl nations that are
struggling for supremacy. Indeed, it may be said, that the
working class of nations that have achieved commercial su
premacy is more miserable than the working class of nations
that are struggling for first place.
Before the world-war, (Ireat B;ritain was the mistress of the
seas and the dominant influence in international finance. Her
working class was umnutterabley miserable; in the British Isles
only 200,000 of the population of about 40,000,000 owned
their own homes; the poverty of the masses has been described
by writer after writer.
As a government, ireat Britain has been bankrupted by Ihel
war, yet the conditions of the workers-social, economic and
lpolitical-is steadily improving.
In the United States before the war the social and economic
status of the workers was, perhaps, the best in the world; their
standard of living was relatively high, although unemployment
worked tremendous hardship.
Since the war, the position of the American and British
Sworker has been reversed. The oppressive legislation that the
I'rling caste of Great Britain was forced to discard years ago
is just coming into favor with American rulers. The cost
of living has risen until the dollar has no meaning as a term of
Yet the war was fought by the American workers for certain
abstract ideals that have not been translated into deeds by offi
cialdom. Oppressive measures, subversive of all liberty are the
order ofthe day.
On top of all comes the demand for universal military train
ing tto fit the youth'of the land for warfare, having no purpose
lut :to preserve a system that breeds unending wars, is urged.
Wah is cruel. Yes.
War is destructive. Yes.
:War is useless.: Yes.
Wa.o:i:i ers tli:ethical and p.hysical standard. Yes.
Wa r debauches humanity. Yes.
T iiis speak the humanitarians, but the crowning indictment
of:wvari is that it is Caused by the brutal greed of the rival inter
nidott ial.cliques and that the masses are forced to fight to sat
i sfy :the ambition of industrial despots who oppress foreigners
and native-born alike that they may continue to pile up the
wealth ~vver whose ownership the toilers are forced slaughter
To prevent wars of aggression, and consequently, wars of
d rleesc---all. wars fall into one of these categories--tlie sys
temn that makes war between nations and groups of nations in
evitable must be destroyed.
SGerman' militarism with its system of universal militairy
tra iin was hatd, but Germany; was avowedly a military ngtio .,
::,e~ri,(1 militarism with a sysLtem of universal militiry
tr:ing ~fis worse because, in addis 6n to the evils inherent' in
Let us not be frightened by thrSSte Oft e ger to the0coun
try or of dungeons for ourselves, but t- Ps have faith that
right makes might, and in that faIth :l±.ai go forward to do
our duty as God discloses it to us.-Abraht Lincoln.
the system itself, our rulers would add the vice of hypocrisy.
We are to pretend a holy horror of waar ald militarism while
:ctlively erncouragirig the children to worbhip holth.
I)lenoeracies are no more imrnreune fpoii-the mlililary virus
tlhan are il'd ilora(:ries, aiiil we have the liti cg example of what
ii ilarisn did to Germany before our .yek... -
F',ortunalely for the workers the ruler. alre alvways even blind
er Ihan they are.
THE EMPLOYERS' ASSOCIAO XO' AND THE
In a niews item carried by our ihorninige onlerm poraries it is
gravely slated that if the presenlt wage scale of the plumbers
unliio were adloplted that it wIouldl cost ithehouselhoilder $15 per
day to emlploy a plumber.
The wage-scale of the plumbers calls:for $10 per day. If
Ilie cost to Ithe householder is $15 per .ay, it simply means
thalt whlien the Iplumber goes out to Work ,on a ,job, the con
tracting plumber, sitting in his offici, collects $5 per (lay or
50 per cent of the wages of the man who does the worli because
iae is good enough to allow him to work.
(if coulrse, Mr. Mcllitosh, business agenlit of Ihe I'mnployers'
association, in his nioble task of protecting the public wel
fare, has forgotten to mention this fact.
It appears to us, however, that if there is going to be a gen
erill outhurst of rage against the working plumbler that the coii
tractor who does no work whatever, but who has the crust to
add a 501per cenit charge to the labor-cost becaluse he employs
a pllumiber should come in for most of the censure.
Ten dollars per day is only a decent living wage in these
days and no hypocritical pretense of protectling the public
interest can disguise the fact.
II, will be recalled tliht durirng the wiit, Mr. McIntosh accused
the pllumbers anid electricialns emmployed on the Y. M. C. A. and
K. of C. buildings of hampering the iprosecutioh of Ihat struggle
because they went on strike for more wages.
The war is over, hut still the Employers' association would
have us believe thatlabor threatens civilization and, in its
hypocritical attitude, pretendls to be protecting the "public"
against labor, while its representative, Mr. Mcintosh, organizes
the Montana l)evelopment association, a band of profiteers, to
resist logislation that requires thedm to place the cost-marks
on the articles they sell. The cost of labor is known to every
employer. Why, if they and their representatives have the
public interest at heart, should they object.to having the cost
of' their wares made known to the purchaser?
We are not the spokesman of the plumbers' union, but we
,would like to challenge Mr. McIntosh to debate this issue with
uis before' a gathering of the residents of this community.
We would be willing to leave the (lecisioni to the audience.
If'uinyonie thinkis thalt this is uiinfair, they should remember Ithat
there are only about forty plumbers in the city of Butte; that
ift' the sentiment against them is as strong as Mr. McIntosh says
it is, that he should have but little difficulty in enlisting the
sympathies of the down Iro-dden "lower-paid workmen" that.
be meritioins in supplort of his cause.
ON THE RO.1CKS-TO MOST ANY SENATOR.
Your attention is respectfully called to the following points:
Ttle government's habitual disregard of constitutional
tights; the bullying lawlessness of members of the Ameri
can Legion; the usurpations of the federal courts (these
.'Thieves of jurisdiction"--Jefferson),: and the defense of all
these phases of lawlessness by a venal 'press, are driving di
rectly. toward revolution. Ever "raidical" manhandled and
"suppressed" in an unlawful was, means a hundred more radi
cals, and a country full of radicals, stirred by.a sense of being
outlawed, will not wait on the slow processes of political evo
Official "dragnets," "blanket" arrests, suppression of pa
pers, "go-the-limit" orders; "'raid headquarters"; "round up
the reds"; blatant speeches in~ congress; bills for "suppres
sion"; operating a spy and suspeCt system (as in old Russia
under the czar);-rabid denunciation by the press; fabricated
news; aind mendacious lies; these are the seeds of violence.
Ani injiunction on a teehnicalily akainst 400,000 worktmen
means a million mure radicals; while the practice of brigand
age against Russia, acquiesced in by congress, stamps the gov
ernment as an enemy of liberty and democracy. Thus the gov
ernment furnishes proofs of radical arguments, and thus is
auigmentei d tIhe psychology of dis ontent.
The espionage law has created more suspicion, stirred Iup
and equipped more radicalism than all the "reds" could have
effected in many years. That congress should have enacted
suchl a law, and that the supreme court should have sustained
it, when every inltelligent man anid woman outside the court
knows it is unconslt itutional, destroys faith in the honesty of the
government. The wonler is rnot that. there are many radicals,
but that there are not many more, not that some of them incline
to "direct action," liit that as a class they are yet so peaceful.
But the ultimate fate of the government hangs in abalance. It
can turn toward constitutional liberty, re-declare the right of
free discussion, open the prison doors for the release of politi
cal and opinion "offenders," and become a free republic, or it
can go on toward autocratic despotism, anid invite soviet de
mocracy as a rivil for place and power:
For no amount of railing can conceal the fact that the soviet
(elective council) system of ownership and operation of indus
Ftry, and administ'ation 6f government, is the most democratic
'.'stem yet devised, and altogether the most satisfactory to the
masses of the people.
Senator Fall may ithlow fits at the spectre of bolshevism from
Mexico, but fits of that sort no longer count. The things that
threaten our social order are not in Mexico. The government is
driving to issue here, autocratic despotism versus -free Ip"lular'
government. Even a. reactionary senator ont.it to see where
the common man will stand oil that issue.
The conviction of Russell, strike leader, in Winnipeg for
sedition, merely confirms the assertion, made years ago,
that Winnipeg had adopted American ways.
Is itpos;sble that the striking steel workers and the.railroad
workerslikve not 6obser t d the improved conditins's ince the
"red special" left our shores?
The Students' Corner [
Having :colhileted 'iShop Talks on
Economids,''" we begin a study of
'Evolutidhll-Social and' Organic,"
by ArthurM. LeWis.
Students wilf. find it this work the
explanatibio for m.iny natural phe
nolmena; Whose causes have escaped
them. It deals with and explains the
various- philosophies. and theories of
existence that have arisen from time
to time and containrs muci informa
tion not fibund in the ordiiary ".te
It should' be earhfully studied fogi
he reasod.. that a thorough uniter
standing of evolution is necessary fort
a true knoWledge of life and labor,
the most Inlportant factor In life.)-1
(Contihued from yesterday.)
Mutual aid is Very dbhspicuous
among pelicans. "They. always go
fishing in numerous bands and after
having chosen an appropriate bay,
tlheytform a wide half circle-in face.
of the shore, and narrow it by pad
dlinig towards the shore, catcnfng
all the fish that happen to be enclosed
inl the circle. Oi narr'ow rivers andi
canals they even. divide into two
parties, qach of. which draws up on a
half circle, and both paddle to meet
each other, just as if two parties of
men dragging two long nets should
advance to capture all the fish taken
between the nets when both parties
coitle to meet."
Our familiar friend, the house.spar
row, is not overlooked and 'is said to
have practiced mutual-aid to sucli'hii
extent as to be recognized even by
the ancient Gi'eeks. Kropotkin quotes
from memory, the Greek orator who
exclaimed: ''"While I am speaking
to you a sparrow has come to tell
other sparrows that a slave has
dropped on the floor a sack of corn,
aid they all go there to feed on the
grain." Sparrows also maintain social
u~scipline: "If a lazy s.arrow intends
appropriating the nest a comrade is
building, or even steals from it a few
sprays, of straw, the group interferes
against the lazy comrade." lKropot
kin presents a number of well au
thenciated observations of the great
compassion and sympithy prevailing
among those wild creatures, which
are popularly supposed to be always
flying at each others' throats: J. C.
Woods' narrative "of a weasel which
came to pick up, and carry away an
injured comrade;" Brehm, who "hinm
self saw two crows feeding in a hol
low tree a third crow which had a
wound several weeks old." Captain
Stansbury, on his journey to Utah,
as quoted by Darwin, "saw a blind
pelican which was fed, and well fed,
by other pelicans upon fishes which
had to be brought a distance of 30
Srom these and a multitude of sim
ilar cases Kropotkin concludes that
while "no naturalist will doubt that
the idea of a struggle for life, carried
on through organic nature, is the
greatest generalization of our coun
try, that struggle is very ofteni col
lective, against adverse cireum
Kropotkin in concluding his consid
eration -of animals,. immensely
strengthens his position by pointing
out various methods by which new
species may develop or old ones dis
appear, without the operatioh of a
deadly competition betweeni individu
als. "The squirrels, for instance,
whbn there is a scarcity of cones in
the larch forests, remove to the fir
tree-.forests, and this change of faod
has certain well known physiological
effects on dquirrels. If this change
of- habits does not last-if next year
tile: cones arte again plentiful ih the
dark larch liood-no new variety of
squirrels will evidhtitly -arise from
this cause.' B3ut if part 'if. the wide
area occupied, by the. sqgiP rdlS begins
tb have its ph sical dharaii ters alterted
--In conseqlenife of, 'le, us. say, a
nilder climate or desiccation, (dry
ing up).-w-iiohoh both btih labout an
increase of the pine forests in'pro
portion to the larcli woods-and if
soihe other conditions occur to in
duce squirrels to. dwell on:the out
slkits of the desiccating t8egion-we
shitlL the. liave a new, I. e,, an in
ciptent new species of squirrels. A
lerger prbportion of sduirrei of the
new, better adapted variety' Would
survive each rear, and the interme
diate links would die in the course of
time, without, having been starved
out by Malthiislan competitors."
.Again :''If t we take the horses and
cattle which are grazing all the win
ter through in the steppes of Trans
baikalia, wo find them very lean and
exhlausted ht the end of the winter.
BIljt they grow exhausted .not because
there is not enough food for all of
them-the grass buried under a thin
sheet of snow is every.lhere in abun
dance--but because of the difficulty
of getting It from beneath the snow
and this difficuilty is' the same for
all horses alike. * * * We can
`Asfely say' that theirf inmbeFl are not
kept down by ;competitioni; that at
no time of the year they heed strug
gle, for food and that if they never
reach anything, approaclhing over
population,; the cause is -in the climate,
and not in :competitiOn.'.'
After citing the rodents that com
bine to store food foir the winter, or
fall asleep'. about .the titie competi
tion should' set in; and 'thebuffaloes
which form immense herds to migrate
across a chittinent to 'where food Is
plentiful; and 'beavers, which' when
they grow nuimerous, divide into two
parties, and go, the old ones down
:he river, adn the youngtones up the
river and avoid: competition;' after
citing these ailyd many others, ie de
clates the mandate ot nature tpo e:
"Don't compete!-competltion is pal
ways injurious' to the species, 4nd you
have plenty of resources to avoid it!
* * * Therefore combine--prac
tice mutual aid! That is the" surest
mrans for giving to eacht and to all
lie greatest safety, the best guaran
tee of existence and progresq, bodily,
intellectually,, aid morally:"
The third chapter deals. with "Mu
tual Aid Among Savages..I? Here- we
meet the question as to whether the
family is an anoient tnstitutign,. fnte
damng the tribe and clan or whether
It appeared .at a much later 'date as
an outgrowth of the clan. iiCropotkin
takes the Rltter view as advociated by
Morgan, Bachofen, Maid I~ bboek
and Tylot, eanch recs-titie :fr er
as preselihtd t.o Vr tern
The tidlHige o1it'au1i 1ts l1 re
3earch is showuf to '8ba v rl revnt
cerature from the blood-thirsty mon
ster of popular tradition. "Sometimes
be is a cannibal, it is true, but notI
often, and then it is closely associated '
with economic necessity, and is I
abandoned when food becomes plenti- a
ful." The custom of leaving old men I
in the woods to die, is bad enough, t
but not so bad as supposed. They n
usually carry the old man with them
in their migrations until he himself c
i'ow tired of being a burden and begs- t
to be killed. ; When this point:is. t
reached, he is given more than his v
share of food, and left in the woods to t
die, because no one has the heart to ,s
kill him. Infanticide is practiced
from the same motive which induces
savages to take all kinds of measures
for diminishing the birth rate-- -they
cannot rear all of their children. In
times of plenty, it disappears. It was
when these customs were enveloped
in a religious halo and preserved as
sacred ceremonies, after all necessity
for them had disappeared, that they
attained their most revolting char
He believed in revenge but it was
to he strictly measured by the offense.
It must be an eye for an eye and a
tooth for a tooth. HIe only killed his
enemies, and he always, at all costs,
defended the members of his 'own
tribe. "Within the tribe everything
's shared in common; every morsel
of food is divided among all present;
and if the savage is alone in the
woods, he does not begin his meal
until he has loudly shouted thrice his
voice to share.his meal." . . . "If
he infringes one of the smaller tribal
rules, he is prosecuted by the mock- .
cries of the women." "When be en
ters his neighbor's territory he must
loudly announce his coming, and if
he enters a house he must deposit
his hatchet at the entrance. If one
shows greediness when spoil is divid
ed all the others give him his share
to shame him." Scolding and scorn
ing are greatly condemned. Their
children are not very quarrelsome and
very rarely fight. The most they may
say, is "Your mother does not know
sewing,' 'or Your father is blind of
The savage identified his interests
with those of his tribe; lie was no
individualist, and under no circum
stances would he have consented to
(To Be Continued.)
GET HEADY FOR TRIALS
OF TEUT W_ R CRIMES
London, Dec. 27.- Final lists of
Germans accused of war crimes
have been exchanged by Britain and
France, it is reported. The accused
will be tried in special courts in each
country, it was stated. Those found
guilty are to be tried by mixed
The procedure is to be determined
later by the allies. French and
British legal authorities have been
in consultation on the method to
bring abdut the punishment of the
guilty Germans here this week.
Courtsmartial will be established
at Lillie for France, at London for
Britain and at Brussel and Liege
Belgium, it is reported.
Phonograms of Pneumatic Joe
(Recorded by Jim Seviuour.) I at this time o' vear. so this i
(Recorded by Jim Seymour.)
BILL GETS BACKI AT A GRAFTER
Mister, there ain't no use talkin',
I got to tell somebody about how
my pardner, Bill Pollard, went to
have it out with a restaurant man
that sold him a Spanish omelet made
with rotten eggs. You see, a hobo
that had washed dishes in the place
come along an' told Bill about it.
Of I course, a man with a stomach
like Bill's wasn't hurt none by a
little thing like rotten eggs. Bill
lives an outdoor life and don't .dc.
any too much work, so he's husky
But there's some things a feller don't
like the thought 'f, and- eatin' .rt
ten eggs is one of 'em.
When I found out where Bill had
gone I was poco worried. But I
mought of knowed he wouldn't gel
into any trouble, because Bill ain't
so fool. If he was he couldn't be
my pardener. I'm a little mite
tender to some cripples, but I ain't
got no sympathy for them that's
crippled in the head. If there's any
body that's responsible for all the
hell in this world it's the boneheads.
.\n' Bill Pollard ain't one of 'em.
Well s'r, Bill rode up to that res
:aurant with Solomon, which is hi:
burro, and a slab o' meat on hi:
'ack. Innocent like, Bill walked in
side and asked the boss would he
like to buy the meat; he was goin
n.to town an' couldn't use it no
more. so he would sell it cheap.
Talkin' cheap is what gets a busi
ness man's attention; it's one thing
he can savvy. So the boss called
the cook and they looked at thi
"Wheat kind is it?" says the boss
"Well s'r," Eays Bill, "yu lt kow
it's against the law. to have venison
The Abuse of Words
(By GEORGE D. COLEMAN.) ,of nations is another holy alliance
(By GEORGE D. COLEMAN.)
The Jesuit and diplomatic casuist
is adroit in the smoke screen and
camouflage of words. July 17th,
Winston Spencer Churchill in Lon
don at a club dinner declared the
league of nations must AID. Russia.
Of course aided against her own
self-determinatioq. His exact words
quoted by cable are. ';The relifting
of that country must be the first
duty of the league of nations." Now
he unmistakably means that the
downfall of capitalism there should'
be "relifted." As a political admin
istrator for capitalisni he is both in
discreet and premature, for he is
demonstrating, that as the holy al
liance was a; league of divine right
princes pled~gel to suppress by force
"all representative governments,"
and support autocracy, so thei agie:
(Panned, by Jim Seyniour.)
A prospectus of the Book of
knowledge (the Grolier society, New
lork),.issued three years ago, says
hat "over half the. world is now at
.t wai', and civilization has been set
pack a hundred years!" We all felt
hat way for awhile, but now we are
ot so sure.
The Book of ,Knowledge is for
hildren, and we may as well remark
hat a child that receives rtg' educa
0on partly tli refrontr wi .ow up
vith considerably mon9re hpr,. sense
han if it. is confined to the public
Nobody ever suffered wrongfully
vithout instantly having ideas of
Our Neo Dictionary.
ELECTION DAY-An occasion
ipon which our proletarian popula
.ion rallies' to 'the support of the
OPPORTUNITY--T hat w hich
knocks at every door and -vouchsafes
he information that there is room
it the top for all of us to stand on
the necks of those beneath.
starves us by supplying us with an
Dver-abundance of food.
QUADRUBITAIRIE--One who pos
pesses four bits.
QUITTER-One who refuses to
compromise, to yield to pressure, or
to "play the game" of prostituting
his talents. ih order to eat. The suc
cessful man, he who eats because he
capitulated'at or befo'e the first on
slaught, is not a quitter.'
REFERENCE-A document which
must be possessed by the seller,
though not by the buyer, of labor
power in order to corroborate the
statement that all men are free and
REPORTER-One who is intelli
gent because he works on a news.
They are working 24 hours a day
in the mints, making small change;
and they are talking several hours
a day in Washington, making small
"Tying up boats in anticipation of
a storm," reads a Frisco news item.
Wonder if the striking stevedores
have. anything to do with it.
:a: * *
Ah Love! could you and I with Fate
To grasp this sorry Scheme of Things
Would not we shatter it to bits
Rlemould it nearer to the Heart's
Some of 'Em Were in the Flesh Pots.
When our president should have
been home in the melting pot he was
attending star chamber proceedings
in the Parisian Peace Pot.
A small town editbr speaks of the
American brand of democracy. This
is sure good, but it might be better
itf he'd say "on democracy."
By the way, boys, don't read The
Octupus, by Frank Norris.
at this time o' year, so this is
"I understand," says the boss;
and him and the cool both grinned.
Come dinner time the next day,
the boss was goin' up to all his
regular customers and askin' 'em if
they wouldn't like to have a bit o'
venison. Of course, it wasn't on the
bill, he told 'em, but them that he
knowed could get it. He had paid
an awful price for it and was takin'
a chance in servin'. it, but there
wasn't nothing he wouldn't do to
please his old customers, even to
chargin' 'em. twiced as .much as lie
soaked 'em for, beef,
Well, them fellers all ordered
venison and they all got sore when
they et it. But they kept still an'
paid the bill, which is kind of an
American custom. And the next day
they all et at another restaurant,
which is another American custom;
that is, any time six ain't satisfac
tory you can take a half a dozen.
And the next day along comesn
Bill distributin' circulars he'd had
orinted. They (told all about the
venison that was sheep on account
of the law, and how the Spanish
omelet was made outa rotten eggs
in spite of .the law. Also, they in
vited everybody to have something
with Bill Pollard, which hadn't never
had anything ,put over on.him yet,
an' which 'knowed that the only
touchy spot in a grafter's makeup
is his pocketbook.
Mister, I'm tellin' you the truth:
that restaurant man was outa busi
ness before Bill got back to camp,
an' Bill didn't stay long either. And
the joke of it was, Bill hadn't lied
about that venison. It was just what
he said it was; it was sheep all the
I reckon I'll be hoofin' it along.
This is a dandy cigar; hope I'll see
of nations is another holy alliance
to suppress all :econolic govern
ments, and "relift" them back to
capitalism. Allied troops at war
with Russia and Hungary withbut
any declaration is the visible fact,
and the object and intent, and the
tuptive and purpose. Churchill now
reveals. Called a league to insure
peace we see it is to insure capital
ism, and guarantees war to do so.
exactly for the purpose expressed in
the last words of the third article
of the holy alliance treaty of Verona
of 1822, which stated its object "to
subjugate the nations" then to feu
dalismi, now to capitalism, or the
same results with a change of name.
T6lstoy was right, "The masters will
grant all kinds -of reform (i. e.,
change of inames), but they won't
get of the workers backs.