Karl Marx’s London memorial vandalised for second time
The words ‘doctrine of hate’ and ‘architect of genocide’ were painted on Highgate cemetery memorial
- Ruth Quinn
- The Guardian
The tomb of Karl Marx in Highgate cemetery in London has been vandalised for the second time in the space of a month.
The words “doctrine of hate” and “architect of genocide” were found daubed in red paint across the Grade I-listed monument in the north Londong raveyard on Saturday.
The latest attack comes less than two weeks after the marble plaque on the tomb was defaced by an apparent attempt to scrape and chip Marx’s name off the marble slab with a…