From Red to Rainbow
The Transformation of the LeftSome Key Intellectual Sources
By William P. Baumgarth, Sr.
This article appeared in the Spring 2019 issue of The Independent Review.
Todays political-correctness radicals lack a foundational text akin to Marxs Capital and Lockes Second Treatise of Government. Important strands of their thought, however, were presaged in works by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Friedrich Nietzsche, Herbert Marcuse, and Antonio Gramsci.
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