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Few Irish people have actually read Ulysses, and are not ashamed to admit it. Corbyn to me actually seems quintessential English middle class, without the petty snobberies of the aspiring English middle class or the aspiring upper middle classes. Perhaps that is partly why he is so hated by the aspiring classes. His principled identification with so many lesser, non elite, groups also jars with their aspiration to "rise above" and differentiate themselves from the lower orders. There is no one more hated than he who offers to share wealth and status which they absolutely do not wish to share...

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Tue Jun 25th, 2019 at 10:50:17 PM EST
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