It’s Karl Marx’s 200th birthday today, apparently. I just wanted to say ‘Happy birthday, and no happy returns, thanks.’ I’m glad you’re dead, to be quite honest. Here’s ‘Infowars” David Knight to explain why he’s glad too.
Want to know more about Marxism, in an accessible way that puts his politics in context? Have a read of this fascinating book by Robert Gellately, called ‘Lenin, Stalin and Hitler: The Age Of Social Catastrophe‘. Click the text for details.
If you would like to see ‘Nosedive’, the episode of the British science fiction TV series ‘Black Mirror’, which gives an idea of what a social ranking system, similar to the one now being implemented in China, might actually be like to live with, Click here to watch it online.