How did socialism become mainstream? Look no farther than modern-day socialism's roots: Marxism. When one observes the modern political scene occupied by the likes of Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris, one observes nothing but modern-day Marxism. When one observes the modern-day college campus, one observes nothing but the Marxist-leftist indoctrination of America's youth.
When Marxism is considered, it is often viewed through an economic lens. Karl Marx's ideas of historical materialism, the exploitation of the proletariat by the bourgeoisie, and class-based division are staples of American collegiate academia. Any second-year university student, no matter his degree path, has already been taught from the enlightened minds of Marx and Engels. However, what if these ideas of Marxism go much deeper than mere economics? What if Marxist philosophy has extended to every facet of the American college campus?
To some, this idea might seem preposterous and a manufactured right-wing conspiracy. To any politically moderate or conservative student, it's a living reality.
While socialist and Marxist-influenced ideas have spread throughout the corridors of America and thus led to the election of such prominent democratic socialists as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib, many Americans don't realize how deep an impact Marxist ideas have made culturally - namely, on college campuses.
The Frankfurt School was a movement of far-left [Ron: Talmudic] European philosophers who sought (among many other things) to apply the [Ron: Talmudic] ideas of Marx in a social context. What developed from this school was Critical Theory, which is ultimately a re-envisioning of the way the world is seen. The Frankfurt School rejected objective truth and the historical records of humanity and objected to any form of objective knowledge. According to Claudio Corradetti of the University of Rome, this can be said of the Frankfurt School: "on the basis of Habermasian [a Frankfurt School philosophy] premises, indeed, there can be no objective knowledge[.] ... Since knowledge is strictly embedded in serving human interests, it follows that it cannot be considered value-neutral and objectively independent." With this statement comes the basis of the identity politics-centered culture. There is no longer objectivity in the sciences or arts, and everything becomes an element of interpretation. Knowledge, according to Marxist thought, can be manipulated to serve a purpose, and that is what the left is actively doing. While this idea that objective knowledge is no longer accepted might seem like nonsense, these ideas are prominent in far-ranging academic subjects from the arts to the sciences. In turn, these ideas are captivating campuses and infecting students everywhere.
Throughout Western history, society has been rooted in the principles of objective truth. The great philosophers like Plato, Aristotle, and Locke all believed in some form of objective truth that guided society and established principles to be followed.
Much of the modern Western world is based on the ideas produced by Judeo-Christian thought. Judeo-Christian thought is based deeply in objective truth and objective reality.
[Ron: There is no such thing as Judeo-Christian thought. Judaism is Talmudism which is based on the Torah.
Jesus didn't incarnate to establish a religion. He incarnated to teach divine truth that had been lost over millenia and corrupted by the Pharisees and others. Judaism is Phariseeism which is a God and gentile hating ethno-centric, collectivist, political ideology that elevates the Jewish collective to g-d-like status and considers all other humans to be, at best, animals that must be subjugated and sacrificed for the benefit and glory of the neo-Pharisees who now call themselves Jews. Obviously such nonsense is totally at odds with what Jesus taught.
Among other things, the Pharisees totally distorted Jesus' teaching by including the Pharisaic Torah into the Bible and calling it 'The Old Testament'. The Torah is NOT a divine testament! It is the original genocidal blueprint for Pharisees and neo-Pharisees who call themselves Jews but are not, in their war against all non-Jews. Its inclusion in the Bible is therefore ridiculous but enforced by Roman secular power.
The New Testament is a distorted and corrupted version of the teachings of Jesus inserted into the Bible centuries after the life of Jesus by Roman Emperors under the influence of Pharisees who not ony crucified Jesus but also sought to eradicate his teachings about life the universe and everything.
Judaism is Phariseeism which is a God and gentile hating ethno-centric, collectivist, political ideology that elevates the Jewish collective to g-d-like status and considers all other humans to be, at best, animals that must be subjugated and sacrificed for the benefit and glory of the neo-Pharisees who now call themselves Jews. Obviously such nonsense is totally at odds with what Jesus taught.
What could be more opposed to Jesus' teaching that we must learn to love everyone UNCONDITIONALLY, than the materialistic, collectivist, ethno-centric, genocidal political ideology set out in the Torah and fraudulently inserted into the Bible?
The inclusion of the Torah into the Christian Bible has totally compromised Christian teaching to such an extent that evangelical Christians and many others falsely believe that Christ's teaching has Judaic roots. It doesn't! Moreover, inclusion of the Torah into the Bible has also convinced many people that Jesus was a "Jew". Jesus was NOT a Pharisee nor was he a Hebrew, an Israelite, a Judean or a Judahite. and he certainlt was NOT a Jew since the Khazarian neo-Pharisees did not start calling themselves Jews until around 1775AD. Jesus' mother was of Sumarian stock and his Father's seed was provided by The Nebadon Gabriel. See eg: ESU IMMANUEL, THE CHRIST, WAS NOT A JEW - http://abundanthope.net/pages/Phoenix_Journals_61/ESU_IMMANUEL_THE_CHRIST_WAS_NOT_A_JEW_4237.shtml And: CREATOR GOD ATON/HATONN: THE TORAH vs. THE TALMUD - http://abundanthope.net/pages/Political_Information_43/CREATOR-GOD-ATON-HATONN-THE-TORAH-vs-THE-TALMUD.shtm]
However, objective truth or reality of any kind is no longer the fad.
[Ron: This author epitomises the truth of this proposition. Tellng us that the Western world is based on Judeo-Christian thought is NOT objective truth. It is a LIE . And he bases his thesis upon that LIE. How can he possibly discover the truth about this subject when he pretends that the CAUSE of the subjectively based dystopia which he bemoans is actually his mistaken 'truth'?]
One has to look no farther than Boston University to find courses with titles such as "Dismantling White Privilege, Power, and Supremacy." Any course that attempts to induce guilt for one's ethnicity is undeniably subjective in nature. Consider the debates on sex, sexuality, and human physiology. There is arguably mainstream societal acceptance that there are more than two "genders" and that sex and sexuality are in no way linked. Furthermore, if one even questions the eligibility of male athletes in female-only sports, he will often be labeled a bigot, or at the very least old-fashioned. No empirical research is needed to realize that much of American history is now scrutinized rather than honored. American military involvement is commonly preached as oppression rather than liberation.
[Ron: WTF?! US militarism IS totally oppressive!].
Everything from the nuclear family to supporting ICE is under scrutiny. There is a systematic dismantling of American values that were once accepted as objectively good and now maligned as evil. When objective truth and reality no longer exist, the [Ron: Talmudic oriented] Left can rewrite the rules to society - and it has.
Where do all of these ideas come from? Primarily college campuses. [Ron: NO they don't! They have been created by neo-Pharisees who call themselves Jews but are not. A cursory exanimation of the Talmud, the Protocols of the Learned Elders of Zion, the Communist Manifesto and the Bolsheviks' coup in Imperial Russia in 1917 will tell you the truth of this matter. But of course THAT would cause the author extreme cognitive dissonance and fear of being labelled an anti-Semite with all the drastic consequences he fears that would cause him.].
The Frankfurt School's rejection of objective truth has led to the creation of leftist ideologies that demonize all forms of conservatism while praising intersectionality. Once an idea is preached into impressionable minds, reiterated throughout the echo chambers of social media, and proselytized to the masses, these ideas became mainstays of mainstream culture. If objectivity continues to be rejected on college campuses and throughout much of our society, it will be a lonely world for conservatives and free-thinkers. There's no telling where the promulgators of Marxism and the Frankfurt School will go from here.
[Ron: I disagree. The Bolsheviks' genocide of some 66 million Russian Christians after the Jews' Coup in Imperial Russia in 1917 clearly indicates what cultural Marxism will do in the US if left unchecked.].
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Andrew Cunningham is a published author and a sophomore at the University of Illinois, Springfield majoring in political science.
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