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Class Warfare in 2012. Ho, Ho, Ho

August 22, 2012
Gary North
8/22/2012

 

The media are filled with stories claiming that the Obama vs. Romney race is all about class warfare. I have my doubts. Here is why.

Karl Marx and Frederick Engels, in their then-anonymous tract, The Manifesto of the Communist Party (1848), began chapter 1 with these words: “The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles.”

You would be hard-pressed to find any theory of history more wrong-headed than this one.

And now… the rest of the story. …..

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