In a few lines, Marx skewers the hypocrisy of respectable English society reeling at the violence of Indian rebels; the product of decades of oppression. His words bear great relevance today given events in Israel-Palestine.
For the next two months we will delve into two of the most famous works by Friedrich Engels: “Anti-Dühring” and “Dialectics of Nature.”
Anyone who wishes to have a fully rounded understanding of Marxism must strive to master his dialectical materialist method.
These readings provide an overview of the origins and genesis of dialectical materialism.
On the 170th anniversary of the Manifesto, and 200 years since Marx’s birth, the document is more relevant than ever for new generations of revolutionary socialists.