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For the Love of Marx

Steve of CA Wrote: Apr 04, 2012 2:53 AM
Two sociology professors. I know that on the whole they are more liberal or radical than most other professors, but still you are overgeneralizing to go from your one professor to all sociology professors. I once had an economics teacher who assigned us readings by Ludwig Von Mises and other far right economists, but none from the left side. But I would not generalize about other economics teacher based on his behavior.

There are more Marxists teaching in Sociology Departments in America than living in the former Soviet Union. These sociologists hold themselves out as scientists despite the fact that they fail consistently in their efforts to predict the future. In fact, most of them lack the competence to accurately predict the past. Among the least competent and most intellectually dishonest is Gary L. Faulkner, Professor Emeritus from the University of North Carolina.

Faulkner recently claimed that Marx predicted the events we are seeing in the Occupy Wall Street movement. He also claimed that events from the 20th Century bolster the credibility of...