Marxism In America

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"I believe in nothing and am tolerant of everything!" ”The people of North America and Western Europe now accept a level of ugliness in their daily lives which is almost without precedent in the history of Western civilization. Most of us have become so inured, that the death of millions from starvation and disease draws from us no more than a sigh, or a murmur of protest. Our own city streets, home to legions of the homeless, are ruled by Dope, Inc., the largest industry in the world, and on those streets Americans now murder one another at a rate not seen since the Dark Ages. ” The article brings together the main 11 points of the German Institute for Social Research (Frankfurt school) and associates them with current events. The article asserts that cultural Marxist social engineering is responsible for the intentional social devastation…show more content…
If culture and patriotism held society together, multiculturalism replaces it. If previously the family offered the basis for morality and cohesiveness, that is changed by alternative lifestyle choices. If religion provided the morals for society, those become replaced with atheism, or alternative forms of belief. The aim of the ‘new’ left is to create a cultural consensus of equality, excluding race, genetics and hereditary characteristics. This involves removing culture differences, using multiculturalism, diversity and equality, with political correctness to stifle dissent. Just as the peasants and workers of economic Marxism viewed class as the exploited, victims of culture become the new exploited cultural peasants, and western culture, plus the indigenous population, the new bourgeoisie. ”To avoid being mistaken for a sell out, I chose my friends carefully. The more politically active black students, foreign students, the Chicanos, the Marxist Professors and the structural feminists and punk-rock performance
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