The bourgeoisie (in the West) currently controls the means of production. From this (middle-class) domination, arises the steadfast bourgeois control of the political, legal, cultural and
It is common knowledge (or should be) that ‘capitalism’ routinely ‘kills’ as part of its division of labour, but many people remain blissfully unaware that
There must be clear dialectical thinking as to the foundation of this essay. We must think clearly, but at no time do we meet the
Socialism is a working class ideology because it is only from the working class that it can emerge.
One of my academic specialities is understanding Mainland Chinese culture, and the numerous cultural habits of the Chinese diaspora. This ability is the product of
The Lumpen Proletariat in the US, operating as it does through a ‘false consciousness’, falsely believes that it is ‘standing up’ to the bourgeoisie (which is limited to notions of the distant and faceless ‘Authorities’, but seldom the business structures around the workers), whilst in effect generating bourgeois mirroring structures within its own ranks, that are slightly out of focus, prone to illogical or erroneous thinking, and tending toward theistic theology.