Quote of the day: Lenin on farming

Shit is the soul of agriculture.

Lenin, Collected Works, vol. 13, p. 182.

Ever since I grew up in country Australia, I have always thought of farming, especially cattle farming, as living in a sea of shit. Lenin too, it seems.

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2 thoughts on “Quote of the day: Lenin on farming

  1. And Marx: “Peasants constitute a class like potatoes in a sack constitute a sack of potatoes.” In other words, they have shitty class consciousness.

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