Marx & religion
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Marx & religion

Welcome to the headless professor video series. Today we are talking about Karl Marx and his view of religion. We remember Karl Marx primarily as the father of communism. He constructed a philosophical system that is known as Dialectical Materialism. Now the materialism part of his system refers to the …

AskProfWolff: Is Religion an Opium of the People?
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AskProfWolff: Is Religion an Opium of the People?

This is a response to G McNamara who writes and asks me: is religion the opium of the people? Is it a barrier to worker solidarity and cooperation? You know this question arises often, and it’s an important one. It has to do with how people influenced by the Marxian …

Ideology | Interview with Brad Birzer
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Ideology | Interview with Brad Birzer

hello I'm Brad Brewer I'm a professor of history at hillsdale college in michigan today I've been asked to speak a little bit about ideology and what is ideologies and what is the relationship between ideology and classical liberalism or libertarianism etiology is a term that was first coined during …

Am I a Leninist?
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Am I a Leninist?

probably one of the most common questions that I get is what is your ideology I usually give pretty vague answers to this question or at least I used to I might have said I'm a socialist or I'm a communist but whenever I'd say that the person would ask …

Marx Now: John Feffer reads from “German Ideology”
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Marx Now: John Feffer reads from “German Ideology”

you this is a quote my favorite quote from Marx from German ideology for as soon as the distribution of labor comes into being each man has a particular exclusive sphere of activity which is forced upon him and from which he cannot escape he is a hunter a fisherman …