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Leftism: From Bloody Tragedy to Therapeutic Parody

Bruce Thornton, But the danger is still as real as ever. Karl Marx famously said that historical facts and personages are repeated, first as tragedy, then as farce. But Marx could not have foreseen that the ideology he birthed would experience a third phase as well: therapeutic parody. The juvenile hysteria, tantrums, inflated “resistance,” and

Has Political Correctness Gone off the Rails in America?

Philipp Oehmke, Spiegel Online Few terms are as divisive in today’s United States as “political correctness.” A concept that was intended to create greater freedom in the country may instead have resulted in the opposite. It also helped strengthen the right wing. It’s a Friday afternoon in Oberlin, Ohio, around one month before the country