Commie John studied theory the old-fashioned way — Existing in the capitalist US, for decades, as a wage slave for some shitty corporation. Which quickly affirmed to him that Marx was right all along.
A writer, legendary dog petter, and longtime labor activist/union rep, Commie John was ideologically radicalized as a result of the 2016 Bernie debacle, and has evolved further and further left since, into the “MMTankie” he is today.
Lenin in the streets, Dostoyevsky in the sheets.
With clean energy tech evolving rapidly, the strangling grip of the fossil fuel industry on our economy never more obvious, and the ominous shadow of climate change bearing down on humanity, the time is prime for radical change.
Amid mass protest and dissent in the US of late, partially due to decades of rampant unchecked police brutality, there’s been an alarming call to defund and/or “abolish the police”, and frankly, it has many suburbanite white folks in a panic, envisioning cartoon burglar rapists lurking in the bushes, waiting for the last few cops