On this Sunday’s opening monologue on Life, Liberty and Levin, Mark opined that today’s Democrats are not really Progressives, but rather what he refers to in his best selling new book as American Marxists. Watch.
“This is a copy of the Communist Manifesto. This is a copy of the Declaration and the Constitution of the United States. This is beating this. The Democrat party now is the enemy of the Declaration of Independence. They never reference it. Why? Because Declaration recognizes a circle of liberty around every single individual that is not to be molested or penetrated by government. Is that what you see happening today?
“The Constitution puts great limits on the central government; it creates the central government. Is that what you’re seeing today? It tries to protect the individual with the Bill of Rights. It tries to protect the states with enumerated powers that that they grant to the national government. It’s all turned upside down. That’s because ladies and gentlemen, this so-called progressive movement isn’t progressive at all. It is an outgrowth of Marxism.
“Now they assign themselves this nomenclature, Progressive; which is why I wrote a book called American Marxism, to expose it all. And it does expose it all. I want to discuss a little piece of it with you before we get to our guests. You look at what’s happening with Joe Biden and the Democrat party today. And I say in American Marxism the Democratic party seeks to empower itself by breaching Constitutional firewalls, skirting if not eradicating rules, traditions, and custom. Adopting Marx’s language of class warfare, and aligning with certain validly Marxist groups in ideological causes among other things…”