Thought for the Day….

Mason is a Marxist of the school that in the 1980s was writing about “late capitalism”….The Marxists have never quite got over the fact that the 1980s actually turned out to be the period of late socialism.

– Paul Collier, writing in the Times Literary Supplement last week.

For the full, immensely thought provoking article, it’s here.  Collier  poses some awkward questions for most of us who think about these things.