All Woke Up: Capitalism caused coronavirus crisis?

Empower Wisconsin | April 15, 2020

A professor at a liberal New York private school thinks he knows the culprit behind the COVID-19 outbreak: Capitalism. 

In a video, Richard Wolff, visiting professor at The New School, insists capitalism has made a “mess of the coronavirus.”  

“Capitalism is stumbling all over itself. It’s proving it isn’t good for the mass of people,” Wolff asserts. 

Wolff also argues, in an article titled, “Coronavirus: A Capitalist Crisis,” that President Donald Trump’s “blame” for the coronavirus outbreak on anything other than a failed capitalist system is “racist, divisive, and ignorant.” 

Bizarre criticism, but not surprising coming from an academician acclaimed in socialist circles as a “Marxian Economist.” 

What Wolff’s personal communist manifesto doesn’t note is that the pandemic — with sweeping, authoritarian government control over just about every aspect of life — is actually teaching Americans what it would be like to live in socialist/communist nations — such as Cuba, Venezuela and China.

Empty store shelves. Limited supplies. “Non-essential” businesses closed at the whim of a government order. Centers of faith shut down. Travel bans. Cramped, crowded, inadequate health care. This is the road of marxism, a road rejected by all but the painfully woke. 

Read more at Campus Reform.

Listen to more:

Explore More

  • Spotlight: Bill takes on troubled Parole Commission

    Wisconsin Spotlight January 26, 2023 Looking to improve transparency and efficiency at the state’s troubled Parole Commission, state Sen. Van…

  • Bill bans federal funding for EcoHealth Alliance

    By Brittany Bernstein, National Review Representative Guy Reschenthaler (R., PA) on Wednesday introduced legislation that would ban federal funding for…

  • Fiscal hawks demand fiscal reform for debt ceiling deal

    Empower Wisconsin Jan. 26, 2023 Fiscal hawks in the Senate reiterated their demands for fiscal reforms and spending cuts Tuesday…

  • Evers signals big spending ahead in State of the State

    Empower Wisconsin Jan. 25, 2023 By M.D. Kittle MADISON — In his fifth State of the State address Tuesday evening,…

  • Spotlight: Threats cloud conservative events

    Wisconsin Spotlight | Jan. 24, 2023 By M.D. Kittle MADISON — The organizers of a Milwaukee-area event on the dangers…

  • Poll: Majority of voters want congress to investigate Fauci

    Empower Wisconsin | Jan. 24, 2023 By M.D. Kittle MADISON — Dr. Anthony Fauci’s questionable work leading up to the…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *