Democracy Is An Illusion?

In this interesting essay, editor and lecturer John Stoehr makes the argument that Marx (though perhaps wrong about Marxism) was right about Capitalism: the ideas that take hold are the propaganda of the rich. And, ideas “have concrete material context and have a human cost.”

So, what if democracy is just an idea put forward by the billionaires in charge, as a cover to exploit American workers?

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Check it out.

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