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you’re an anti-capitalist, and working class? How the hell does that one work out?
“But not only has the bourgeoisie forged the weapons that bring death to itself; it has also called into existence the men who are to wield those weapons — the modern working class — the proletarians.” [1]

Somewhat odd (read laughable) that you were unaware that class politics form the very core of Marxism. It was, to use your phrase, “real working class folk” that fought for the eight hour work day, to end child labor, to establish workplace safety regulations, and all the other concerns that the working class hold that are diametrically opposed to our ruling class (i.e. the bourgeouisie).


[1] Marx, Karl, Frederick Engels, and Phil Gasper. The Communist Manifesto: A Road Map to History’s Most Important Political Document. New York: Haymarket Books, 2009. Internet resource.

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