On Dec 6, 2011, at 11:53 AM, Michael J. Smith wrote:
>> Sometimes I think that the right takes ideas more seriously than the left.
> They certainly think they do, anyway. And then, aren't Lefties
> supposed to be ... materialists, or something?
When ideology grips the minds of the masses it becomes a material force, as Some Guy said.
But really. Why do you think Marx wrote all those damn books, few of them very easy reads?