Essay about The Communist Manifesto By Karl Marx

1004 Words Dec 9th, 2016 5 Pages
Society is defined as an organized group of persons associated together for religious, benevolent, cultural, political, patriotic or other purposes (Merriam Webster). In The Communist Manifesto, Karl Marx states, “The bourgeoisie has torn away from the family its sentimental veil, and has reduced the family relation to a mere money relation.” In The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx, he introduces the differences between the classes such as the Bourgeoisie and the Proletariat. In the memoir Another Bullshit Night in Suck City by Nick Flynn, he goes into the depth about the separation between himself and his father. Society has now become a business relation that cares more about money than anything else. Money is used to classify those in society. In The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx, there is division of classes in society, the wealthy class and the working class. The Bourgeoisie, the wealthy class, were known to be dominant. Karl Marx states, “Each step in the development of the bourgeoisie was accompanied by a corresponding political advance of that class” (Marx 9). Karl Marx believed those who were wealthy ran the government while the poor had to submit to any regulations imposed. The Proletariat, the working class, relied on the Bourgeoisie for jobs in factories. In Another Bullshit Night in Suck City by Nick Flynn, Nick’s father is homeless due to losing his job. Nick says, “My father wraps himself in newspaper some nights, stuffs his coat with newspaper, the…

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