Environmentalists Silent About Venezuela Mining Horrors

Following the lead of Hugo Chavez, Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro announced plans for the Arco Minero del Orinoco or the Orinco Mining Belt. According to Phys.org, the area is a section of land that crosses tropical forests abundant with plant life, water and minerals (such as coltan, gold, diamonds, and bauxite) which includes the Sierra…

Why Marxism?

I have posted this before but thought it appropriate since today is the anniversary of Karl Marx’s birth. A few years ago the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) hosted a unique speech by Clemson University’s BB&T Research Professor C. Bradley Thompson entitled: Why Marxism?. Professor Thompson’s lecture is an examination on why Marxism still lives…

Karl Marx Supported Slavery and Terror

Despite Communism’s death toll of nearly 100 million people, human civilization nearly coming to the brink of annihilation resulting from the Cold War, and the millions of people still living in destitute conditions in Communist states (like Cuba, North Korea and Venezuela), The New York Times has seen it fit to spit in the faces…