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    Some say he is, others say he's not due to one of his quotes? What do you think?
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    well, considering marxism is derived from his name, and his ideologies created marxism... i'd guess he is.
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    Can you refer to this 'quote', so we can see?
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    Well I stumbled across this video :

    http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ndExF776Hus
    I saw a comment claiming that karl Marx wasn't actually a Marxist so I went to research if this was actually true

    The only quote I came across was...

    What is known as ‘Marxism’ in France is, indeed, an altogether peculiar product — so much so that Marx once said to Lafargue: ‘Ce qu’il y a de certain c’est que moi, je ne suis pas Marxiste.’ [If anything is certain, it is that I myself am not a Marxist]

    Engels, Letter to Eduard Bernstein (1882)



    http://askville.amazon.com/Karl-Marx...estId=66122103
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    What he meant by this quote was that he was not "a Marxist" in the way some of his "followers" had understood and interpreted his ideas.
 
 
 
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