Karl Marx

Peking University threatens to close down Marxism society | Financial Times

China’s most prestigious university has threatened to shut down its student Marxist society amid a continuing police crackdown on students who …

Communist Party

3 Ways Marxists Get Capitalism Wrong

Only for a short while did the collapse of the Soviet Union silence Marxism. The fatal attraction of the thoughts of Karl Marx has returned — not …

Conservative View

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About<p>Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity - Karl Marx

Investing

Democrats Continue to Ignore the Horrors and Evils of Karl Marx’s Socialist Ideas

Opinion<p>Posted: Sep 17, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Over the past …

Conservative View

Karl Marx-Hof

The housing complex served as an anti-fascist fortress during the Austrian Civil War.<p>This behemoth of a building spans four tram stops and stretches …

War

5 Crazy Facts about Karl Marx

Five facts you should know about the German philosopher and co-author of 'The Communist Manifesto.'<p>May 2018 marked the 200th anniversary of the birth …

Communist Party

Commentary: The left continues to lie about socialism — here’s the truth

In a recent article by Jonathan Cohn, the Huffington Post’s senior national correspondent, Cohn criticizes “weird” comments about socialism made by President Donald Trump at an August rally in Indiana. According to Cohn, Trump’s offending statement came when he said Democrats “want to raid Medicare …

Conservative View

Karl Marx explains why wages are about to increase big time in the US

Karl Marx wasn’t the most persuasive at describing what the economic world should be like, but he was pretty perceptive about how the economy of his …

U.S. Politics

Newsweek Hypes: Jon Voight ‘Cries’ Over Trump

Most people would instinctively dismiss the idea that a Hollywood veteran of more than 50 films could be a President Trump supporter. But Academy …

Conservative View

Author Peter Frase/Marx@200 Reception

10 years ago, on September 15th 2008, the investment banking firm Lehman Brothers collapsed—the first banking company of many that crashed the global …

Left-wing Politics

I Spent the Summer Reading About Socialism—and It’s Even More Disturbing than I Thought

Opinion<p>Posted: Sep 10, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>In the spring, …

Conservative View

The Big Fight: Is Karl Marx Still Relevant?

On this episode of The Big Fight, we remember all that has happened 200 years since the birth of German philosopher and economist Karl Marx, …

German Philosophy

Green Bay Packers fans love that their team doesn't have an owner – just don't call it 'communism'

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.)<p>Alan J. Kellner, Northwestern University<p>(THE CONVERSATION) In July, I was walking with my parents through the newly constructed Titletown District in Green Bay, Wisconsin, a new …

Green Bay

Karl Marx Festival: ON YOUR MARX is a Free Frestival of Theater, Dance, Music and Special Events

Taking these words to heart, NYU Skirball will present On Your Marx a *pay-what-you-think-it's-worth, two-week commemoration of the great philosopher …

German Philosophy

John McDonnell is a threat waiting in the wings

Labour’s problems do not begin and end with Jeremy Corbyn. If he lost his job, another hard-Left MP would run for the leadership and, as the recent NEC results show, Labour would probably elect them. Who is waiting in the wings? John McDonnell. Mr McDonnell has tried to play peacemaker in the …

Great Britain

If MPs don't like what Jeremy Corbyn has done to Labour, one word — Leave

IT’S pretty clear about Jeremy Corbyn now, isn’t it?<p>He and his Momentum cronies who lead the Labour Party are anti-Semitic. They do not like Jews.<p>The …

Labour Party

Commentary: Socialism doesn’t just create economic chaos — it’s evil

A Gallup poll released in August found Democrats have a more favorable opinion of socialism than capitalism. According to Gallup, 57 percent of Democrat respondents say they view socialism positively, compared to only 47 percent who said they have a positive view of capitalism.<p>This is more than …

Conservative View

Germany: specters of the past return

Late night arguments between men of different nationalities occur in many towns and cities. On August 26, in the German city of Chemnitz, when such …

News (China)

Philosophy: Verso Student Reading

We present a selection of our top Continental Philosophy titles to guide you through the thicket of heavy, abstract concepts that you now face. …

Human Rights

Mob violence stuns Germany, revealing deep fault lines over migration

<b>Chemnitz, Germany (CNN) —</b> In downtown Chemnitz, the makeshift memorial to the victim of Sunday's stabbing attack, allegedly by two immigrants, still flickers every evening, a sea of candles and flowers that has survived the political turmoil of the last week.<p>Local residents have come to pay their …

Justice

Mob violence stuns Germany, revealing deep fault lines over refugees

CHEMNITZ, Germany (CNN) - In downtown Chemnitz, the makeshift memorial to the victim of Sunday's stabbing attack, allegedly by two immigrants, still …

Chemnitz

Flawed, Manic, and One of Us

“Do you not exist? Do you feel like a machine? Does your life count for a mere commodity and nothing else besides? There in a nutshell, gentlemen, is …

Left-wing Politics

Hoisted from the Archives: What Was Karl Marx's Principal Contribution?

So he started out thinking he was going to change the world and liberate humanity by thinking clearly: built on top of material plenty created by …

German Philosophy

You Said It: Light reading from McKenna

<b>LIGHT READING FROM MCKENNA</b>This summer’s lofty Newsletter, headlined Real Change and Progress, sent by federal MP Catherine McKenna to Ottawa Centre’s …

Canada

Viewfinder: Far-Right Protesters and Anti-Nazi Counter-Protesters Clash in Germany

People holding German flags arrive at a right-wing protest gathering near a statue of Karl Marx the day after a man was stabbed and died of his …

Chemnitz

German police keep rival protests apart after man is killed

CHEMNITZ, Germany (AP) — Hundreds of police officers worked to keep right-wing and left-wing demonstrators apart Monday night in a city in eastern Germany where an Iraqi and a Syrian citizen were arrested in the killing of a German man.<p>About 1,000 left-wing protesters yelled slogans like "Nazis …

Chemnitz

APA Member Interview: Karen Ng

Karen Ng is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Vanderbilt University. She works mainly on nineteenth-century post-Kantian thought (especially …

Philosophy

Marx at 200: How Do His Theories Hold Up?

Photograph Source Tobias Nordhausen | CC BY 2.0This year marks the 200th birthday of Karl Marx. Activists continue to evoke his name in their …

Liberal View

The Underrated Economists

A lot of the economists profiled by Linda Yueh in her book "What Would The Great Economists Do?" are household names: John Maynard Keynes, Adam Smith and Karl Marx.<p>So we asked Linda to talk to us about two economists whose work has been underrated by history. Joan Robinson, which Linda calls …

Pocketcasts

‘Marxism is being force-fed to our kids’: Glenn on left-wing ‘indoctrination’ in US colleges

A recent study found that only one out of 50 sociology professors self-identifies as conservative, and 83 percent said they held either “liberal” or “radical” beliefs. The study focused primarily on professors of sociology because, as its authors wrote, “The field of sociology has long been subject …

Sociology