Monthly Archives: June 2010

Marxism: The Key Tenets

“If Marx had not been more than a purveyor of phraseology, he would be dead by now.” ~Joseph A. Schumpeter Any attempt to “sum up” Marxism is almost destined to fail, and often grossly miscasts the nature of his work. … Continue reading

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New Capitalism and the Rise of Socialist Ideology

And did those feet in ancient time Walk upon England’s mountains green? And was the holy Lamb of God On England’s pleasant pastures seen? And did the Countenance Divine Shine forth upon our clouded hills? And was Jerusalem builded here … Continue reading

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Reacting to the Enlightenment: The Conservative Backlash

As the new liberal ideology expanded across the continent, celebrating the empirical, the rational, and the scientific as forces that would liberate humanity from the inequities and superstitions of the past, a growing number of thinkers, poets, philosophers, and conservative … Continue reading

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