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#OTD in 1867 – A bomb was planted at Clerkenwell gaol, in London, in an attempt to free Irish Fenian prisoners, notably Richard Burke.

The Fenians simply wheeled a barrel of gunpowder up to the wall of the facility when they expected the inmates to be at exercise in the adjacent yard. 315 altre parole

Irish History

Class Struggle in France, Karl Marx

Synopsis: Class Struggles in France 1848-1850 details the first attempt by Karl Marx to apply historical materialism witnessed in his Communist Manifesto. Marx details social theories through historical materialism in this text, giving the capability to understand how Marxist interpretations are applied and influence modern Marxist-historiography. 66 altre parole

Class Struggle

Day 1158: Mrs. Engels

Lately, I’ve realized that the novels I enjoy most have a strong narrative voice or sense of character. Mrs. Engels, the debut novel of Irish writer Gavin McCrea, is one of these. 264 altre parole


"If you can't change the world, change yourself."

“While Butler, needy wretch, was yet alive,
No generous patron would a dinner give;
See him, when starved to death, and turned to dust,
Presented with a monumental bust. 316 altre parole


Do philosophers make a difference?

The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; the point, however, is to change it – Karl Marx

Philosophy is the study of general and…

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कार्ल मार्क्स- ऐतिहासिक भौतिकवाद (Karl Marx- Historical Materialism) (UPSC Mains-2017,2013,1986)

मार्क्स के ऐतिहासिक भौतिकवाद का परिचय:

  • यह सिद्धांत भौतिकवाद की मान्यताओं को द्वंद्वात्मक पद्धति के साथ मिलाकर सामाजिक परिवर्तन की प्रक्रिया को समझने का प्रयत्न करता है।
Sociology (Hindi Medium)

Notes on Materialism in Earliest Marx

1. Marx’s “Reflections of a Young Man on the Choice of a Profession” that he wrote for school-leaving Examinations in August 1835 (when he was 17 years old) is quite revealing. 291 altre parole