Critical race theory: Marxist definition of history

For now, let's talk about the fact that Marxism began in the 19th Century, and it's based on the philosophy of a 19th Century philosopher. What happened to the two thousand years of philosophy before that?

If you really look at Marx's understanding of history, it's pretty limited. Unlike most philosophers that came before him, Marx doesn't start at the beginning of philosophy, and definitely not at the beginning of actual human history. If he had, he would understand a lot more about why we humans do what we do.

He said, “Until me, philosophers have only interpreted the world. But the point of philosophy is to change the world."

Marxists have a terrible understanding of history.

Marx rarely talks about the philosophy of the Ancient Greeks. He mostly just cherry-picks concepts and totally misrepresents them—which is one of the things he does best. Marx definitely doesn't talk about the Christian philosophers of the Middle Ages.

As a result, Marxists have a terrible understanding of history. It's baked right into the ideas of Marx. Marx said, “there is only a single science, the science of history." He saw Marxism as “scientific socialism."

Here's the rest of the quote:

History can be contemplated from two sides, it can be divided into the history of nature and the history of mankind. However, the two sides are not to be divided off; as long as men exist the history of nature and the history of men are mutually conditioned.

That's a pretty awful definition of history. What does it mean? It's even worse than it sounds.

One of Marx's biggest goals was to “unmask" history.

He wrote that “the history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles." He saw history as something only certain groups of people were entitled to.

He calls 1847 “the pre-history of society."

1848, one year later, is the year Communist Manifesto was published. This is a not-so-subtle jab at Christianity. Marx is basically saying history should be measured by "Before Marxism" and "After Marxism." In other words, from the start, Marxism modeled itself as a religion. And, as Marxist do, Marx just covered up this unpleasant reality by saying that the truth wasn't the truth. “Marxism can't be a religion if it claims that religion is evil."

Marx does the same thing with ideology. He says, ideology is evil. But Marxism isn't an ideology. He does it with private property. He says, nobody should have private property, but we should have private property. He says, power is corrupting, but it won't corrupt us. Just about every part of Marxism is based on this kind of blatant hypocrisy.

So let's chart the Marxist breadcrumb trail...

  • Marxism is “scientific socialism."
  • But Marx believed that the only science is the science of history.
  • But, according to Marx, history is the “the history of nature and the history of man."
  • But the history of nature and the history of man is the history of society.
  • But the history of society is the history of class struggle.
  • So in order to know history, we have to unmask it. How do we unmask it? Marxism.
  • Therefore, the only way to understand history is by following the commandments of Marxism.

Here's the quote that explains it all, from Marx:

In bourgeois society, the past dominates the present: in Communist society, the present dominates the past.

Revisionist history, plain and simple. From the very beginning, Marxism was a scam. And every version of it that has followed is just a continuation of that scam. Critical Race Theory is just the newest face of the giant pyramid scheme called Marxism.

Like any scheme, like any cult, Marxism relies on followers who blindly accept the ideas they're given—even when those ideas make no sense. Even when the most important parts are obvious contradictions.

This post is part of a series on critical race theory. Read the full series here.

The conditions in Afghanistan under the Taliban rule — for Americans, allies, Christians, women and more — continue to deteriorate, and the people there continue to plead that we will not forget them. On the radio program Monday, Glenn Beck gave an emotional update on current evacuation efforts, including the tragic story of one girl — an American passport holder — who was not rescued in time.

"I have a pit in my stomach like I haven't had in a while. What is happening in Afghanistan is both miraculous and horrendous," Glenn began. "What's going on right now one of the most amazing things I've ever personally witnessed — the evacuation of Americans, those [Afghans] who helped us, Christians that are dying, women that are under incredible conditions. I see things that I can't show you. I see the pleadings from people who are in safe houses, 'Please, don't forget us.' I see what they're being sent by the Taliban.

"If I die today, my entire life will have been worth it for what you have helped get done, in just the last three weeks. You have saved well over 5,000 people," he continued.

Fighting back tears, Glenn added, "I ask that you pray for those in the Middle East, that are in the midst of doing work, that a Moses-style miracle will happen. ... There are several people that are in dire need of medical care. Friday, we told you — along with the congressman from Oklahoma [Rep. Markwayne Mullin] who had just returned — [about] a father and two daughters that were blue passport Americans, and a mother who had a permanent residence, a Green Card. The daughter was very ill. And they thought, that if we couldn't get her out of there, that she would lose her legs. I got a call on Saturday morning, that we were too late, that she didn't lose her legs. She lost her life, waiting. There are now two Americans, instead of three."

Glenn showered his audience with gratitude, repeating that "well over 5000" lives have already been saved because of their incredible generosity, but lamented that there are still thousands more people yet to be saved.

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Megyn Kelly pulled her sons out of the private elementary school they attended after she learned that the boys were asked "weekly" if they were still sure they were boys. But that's not all that this "experimental transgender education program" taught.

Megyn joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to tell the story, which she thought had ended when the school apologized, and to talk about what's next for America as our leaders refuse to promote actual psychological support for our kids and instead "parade" transgenderism as the solution to their problems.

"When [my son] was in third grade, I found out they unleashed a three-week experimental transgender education program on these boys, with really inappropriate videos. The kids were confused. These are 8- and 9-year-olds, Glenn. They have no idea what the school is even talking about with the trans thing. They got really in-depth, with really in-your-face videos — and then parents complained. And the school did something it hasn't done in its 400-year history, which was they apologized. Even they realized they had done wrong," Megyn explained.

"But, then I said to my son a year later, so did they ever round back to the trans thing? Like, whatever happened with it? And he said ... they bring it up every week. ... [They ask] how many people here still feel confident that they're a boy? Do you still feel sure you're a boy?" she continued. "This is not support. This is not nonbullying. This is indoctrination. And it's deeply confusing to the children, and wrong."

Megyn went on to give examples of how she's seen trans ideology turn "support, nonbullying, kindness, friendship, allyship, on its head."

"The absolute surrender of the medical community to this insanity is a scourge on this nation. It's disgusting what is happening with our doctors," she added. "There are people who are legitimately transgender, or who have gender dysphoria. And for those people, we should be supportive and they should get the care that they need. But what we've done instead, is taken everyone who expresses any kind of gender confusion and said, you're trans. You're trans. And we have our psychiatrists doing this."

"It's crazy," Megyn asserted. "The fact that we're doing this so willy-nilly in the name of allyship and support, it's abusive. It's criminal."

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"Never forget" is not only a tribute to those we've lost, it's a warning that it could happen AGAIN. On "Glenn TV" Wednesday, Glenn Beck looks back 20 years ago to the modern generation's Pearl Harbor moment. A day of infamy we're STILL feeling repercussions from.

But in remembering 9/11, we need to look toward the future because the Biden administration is setting us up for the NEXT 9/11. They bungled the Afghanistan withdrawal, and now we have video of top al Qaeda commanders — who served with Osama bin Laden — returning to the country. But could America survive another terror attack?

Glenn asks former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani, the leader who brought America back from the brink. He tells Glenn about the moment he learned the Twin Towers were struck, the actions he took to prevent more terrorism, and if he thinks NYC could survive another attack under Mayor de Blasio's leadership.

Glenn is also joined by Rev. Johnnie Moore, author of "The Next Jihad." He warns that Biden's policies in the Middle East are Obama 2.0, and "if you thought ISIS was bad, you haven't seen anything yet. We must keep our eyes on Iran."

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