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September 25th, 2007 by mopns · No Comments

Somebody has been re-reading Karl Marx or the Democratic Party’s platform again. Do people really still talk and think this way in the 21st century? Obviously so.

BradSpangler.com:

“The ruling class, the political class, use war and statism generally to milk the productive class (the rest of us). Although their politicians compete against each other as gladiators in the political arena, they also exhibit their ruling class loyalties by cooperating in maintaining their system of oppression.” Read more…

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  • 1 BradSpangler.com » Blog Archive » Don’t look now… // Sep 25, 2007 at 2:19 pm

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  • 2 Charles Pooter // Sep 25, 2007 at 2:57 pm

    What a hateful little website. Why are you even reading Brad’s blog? It is intended for people who care about ideas. Move along, nothing to see here.

  • 3 David Houser // Sep 25, 2007 at 3:53 pm

    “Somebody has been re-reading Karl Marx or the Democratic Party’s platform again. Do people really still talk and think this way in the 21st century? Obviously so.”

    Obviously you either haven’t read any of Brad’s other posts, or you are a boot-licking apologist for the war-mongering thieves of the state capitalist ruling class.

    And I haven’t even read Marx!

  • 4 Zi // Sep 25, 2007 at 5:12 pm

    It is a more precise way of thinking and speaking to give attributes to classes rather than to conceptualize them as monolithic. Most people have no trouble dealing with economic, racial, gender, cultural, and other social classes. What’s wrong with thinking and talking of political classes? Or is society actually just one monolithic political class that can’t be divided in any way, making the distinction useless? I’d think it’s the former…

  • 5 HA! // Sep 26, 2007 at 10:40 am

    You mean you’ve never heard of the “political class”??? And yet you call yourself a “political news” service??? Hopefully you’ll be spending more time perusing Spangler’s blog in order to educate yourself so you have at least some vague idea of what you’re talking about when you publish your “political news.”

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