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by Kev Moore
Which part of the Communist Manifesto does Australia not follow?
10 Communist Manifesto Planks of the US Government
February 21, 2015—167 years ago today, Karl Marx published The Communist Manifesto. In it, Marx outlined 10 Planks, or policies, for overturning capitalist economies. How many of Marx’s planks are already implemented in the U.S.? Let’s examine the planks to find out.
The 1st Plank: “Abolition of property in land and application of all rents of land to public purposes.”
The 14th Amendment in 1868 granted the US government eminent domain power to expropriate private property in the name of the “public good.” There’s also the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) which wields enormous zoning and regulatory power, as well as school and property taxes, and environmental considerations which take precedence over private property and individual rights. You don’t pay your property taxes? The government takes your house. So is it really your house to begin with?
Read on –
“None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
So, therefore the ‘West’ is communist and China and Russia are not or less so.
The “10 Planks” of the Communist Manifesto