Karl Marx : A Profile

Karl Marx was born and educated in Prussia, where he fell under the influence of Ludwig Feuerbach and other radical Hegelians. Although he shared Hegel‘s belief in dialectical structure and historical inevitability, Marx held that […]

20, Feb, 2013

History is economics in action

History is economics in action. —Karl Marx “And now as to myself, no credit is due to me for discovering the existence of classes in modern society or the struggle between them. Long before me […]

12, Feb, 2013

Influences on Marx’s philosophy

In general, Marx’s thought has been influenced by two often contradictory elements: determinism and activism. On the one hand, Marx believed that he could study history and society scientifically, and derive laws that explain and […]

29, Jan, 2013

Works of Frederick Engels 1877

Karl Marx Written: mid-June 1877; First published: in Volks-Kalender, Brunswick, 1878; Source: On Marx; Publisher: Foreign Languages Press, Peking (1975). Karl Marx, the man who was first to give socialism, and thereby the whole labour […]

25, Jan, 2013

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20, Jan, 2013

Karl Marx, speech in London to the Fraternal Democrats

The unification and brotherhood of nations is a phrase which is nowadays on the lips of all parties, particularly of the bourgeois free traders. A kind of brotherhood does indeed exist between the bourgeois classes […]

14, Jan, 2013



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