The real danger from advertising is that it helps to shatter and ultimately destroy our most precious non-material possessions: the confidence in the existence of meaningful purposes of human activity and respect for the integrity of man.

— Paul Sweezy

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Marx, if he had come back alive would have said Mao's his boy.


[Lenin] might have become a Maoist in the sense of attacking the party and bombarding the party headquarters out of necessity to change the whole thing around.


Mao is the only real Marxist at the leadership level in the post-Marx period.