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What are the positive aspects of Karl Marx's teachings?

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Karl Marx placed social conflict theory above all else, claiming that conflict of class (powerful vs. weak) always occurred to the detriment of the poor when capitalism was freely allowed. To that end, he taught that the proletariat should rise up and remove wealth and property from the bourgeoisie, allowing the state to control and operate all sectors of business for the people's benefit.

One of Karl Marx's most famous quotes is: "From each according to his ability, to each according to his needs ." In a perfect Marxist society, all citizens would work for the benefit of all; those with more ability would contribute more work and time for...

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