But I know that, unfortunately, in a racist society, things get turned ass-backwards
. All over the country, including the place where I taught most recently, you see this error being compounded.
, but that's the American textiles business.
'But we just did it ass-backwards
, without a lot of thought, very little planning, no thinking about what the end result would be or how to get out of it.
Saskatchewan farmer Howard Brown responded by saying we had it ass-backwards
. "Shouldn't we put first things first: how do we create the political base for posing a fundamental challenge to capital?" Brown was right of course, something that we corrected a few years later when we launched a discussion of Sam Gindin's proposal to build a structured movement against capitalism--something less than a party but more than a coalition.
And I feel that the direction and the deliberations and discussions are all ass-backwards
. I have to say that because I honestly feel what we should be discussing here is directions of the people we represent and not reacting to the federal government or legislation.
It is a set of beliefs that aren't based on facts and that are almost always ass-backwards