China donated an 18-foot statue of Karl Marx for display in the city of his birth to commemorate his May 5 birthday. See Protests as China's Karl Marx statue unveiled in German city of Trier.
For those of us who didn't drink the socialist Kool-Aid, it's astonishing to see people celebrate a man whose ideas contributed to so much human death and property destruction. The Marxist ideology must create such a dreamy world view that people want to reject reality.
When we see teacher striking for more pay, it's hard to forget that public schools are cranking out little socialists who are quick to find fault with America's founding fathers but are oblivious to many of the atrocities committed in the name of socialism. See The Consequences of Historical Ignorance, The Left’s Chilling Refusal to Stop Flirting With Marxist Ideas and Millennials Are Clueless About Communism. Here’s Why That’s a Problem.
Anyway, in spite of the "protests" supposed to have taken place in Trier, it's inconceivable that conservatives would vandalize the Marx statue.
What we need is an education system that teaches kids the value of America's heritage. Furthermore, is it any wonder that conservatives decry the forces that discourage assimilation of immigrants?
1:42 PM 5/5/2018