Both Karl Marx and Vladimir Lenin would be pleased if they could see how their doctrines have been realized in the United States.
- Walter Clemens
As I learned at Moscow State University in the 1950s, dialectical materialism (“diamat”) holds that the economic base—who owns what—determines the political, social, and cultural superstructure.
The superstructure creates an educational system and mass media that foster this illusion.
Institutions of government…