The Young Karl Marx- film & discussion 7pm Friday 1-25-19
This 2017 film by Raoul Peck gives a vivid picture of the birth of communism. Young, brilliant, and fiercely uncompromising, Karl Marx & Frederick Engels fought through polemics, debates, arrests and exile, in the midst of revolutionary upheaval throughout Europe. Marx and Engels forged a new scientific method and understanding that targeted the system of capitalism. They were the founders of revolutionary communism, a movement to end all oppression.