I would not expect to see birds splashing
in a fountain on this cold autumn day.
But there they are.
And they are more than one.
Steve Bloom, “Meditations”
First let me thank Ed Maltby and others who have offered critical comments regarding my review of The Two Trotskyisms for their seriousness and honest attempt to investigate real questions. I am, therefore, choosing to jump into the conversation again. I think each round gets us a bit closer to the collective understanding we all require to move forward.