Who is the person most responsible for making the National Football League into the world’s richest and most successful sporting entity?
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That’s right, Karl Marx — otherwise known as the father of the global movement referred to as “socialism.”
This Sunday, more than 100 million people will tune into the Super Bowl. Among those watching will be red-meat ravishing Red Staters and stalwart conservatives, their minds all chained to the Dystopian conservative philosophical mantle insisting that acute competition between businesses and among individuals combined with the prioritization of profits breeds widespread economic prosperity.
That’s certainly not true in professional sports. Fact is, the NFL has enjoyed unparalleled success because it adopted virtually all of the principles of socialism.
The NFL is a socialist enterprise.
Socialism works.Read More