Atheism and Trotskyism: Both Negations of certain Ideology’s, Both Attacked For Similar Reasons

Atheism is the negation of religion. Trotskyism is Marxism and Leninism with the negation of “Marxism-Leninism”, i.e., Stalinism. Both atheism and Trotskyism are defined by the fundamental negation of an aspect considered “normal” of the thing of which they are a part of, i.e. theology or Leninism (Marxism in the era of imperialism).   This […]

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Why The Liberal “Cultural Revolution” Against Racism Is Doomed To Fail

Going on today is what I see as an unofficial, disorganized, and very liberal “cultural revolution” that, while recognizing the racist nature of our society, is not addressing the institutional roots of the problem. On the contrary, is individualistically and idealistically slandering individuals and commodities for taking part in a system of which, they too, […]

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Historical Materialism and Religion: A New Theory

Historical materialism shows that religion, and organized religion in particular, has, in every epoch, acted in defense of the prevailing socioeconomic order. Therefore Lenin states, “Marxism has always regarded all modern religions and churches, and each and every religious [organization], as instruments of bourgeois reaction that serve to defend exploitation and to befuddle the working […]

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In Defense of Robespierre

  I will assume that the reader is familiar with the history of the French Revolution for this post. I recently saw a barrage of comments on a documentary on the French Revolution attacking Slavoj Žižek for his defense of the Jacobins and Robespierre. Do you not understand that in order to establish the fundamentals […]

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