Capitalist Class

Some articles on capitalists, capitalist, class, capitalist class:

Marx's Theory Of History - The Stages of History - Capitalism
... It appears after the bourgeois revolution when the capitalists (or their merchant predecessors) overthrow the feudal system ... the Highest Stage of Capitalism, argue that the capitalist government is a powerful instrument for the furtherance of capitalism and the capitalist nation-state, particularly in ... in the hands of the monarchy and its nobles, but rather they are controlled by the capitalists ...
American Upper Class
... The American upper class is the "top layer" of society in the United States, consisting of those with great wealth and power and may also be referred to as the Capitalist Class or ... People of this class commonly have immense influence in the nation's political and economic institutions as well as public opinion ... heirs to fortunes, top business executives, CEOs, successful venture capitalists and celebrities are considered members of this class ...
Dictatorship Of The Proletariat - Lenin - Proletarian Government
... in an underdeveloped country such as Russia, the capitalist class would remain a threat even after a successful socialist revolution ... As a result, he advocated the repression of those elements of the capitalist class that took up arms against the new soviet government, writing that as long as classes existed, a ... Capitalists were disenfranchised in the Russian soviet model ...
Two-stage Theory - Criticism
... necessary for socialism and the "grave diggers" of the capitalist class in the form of the working class ... that the tasks allotted in the two stage theory to the capitalist class can only be carried out by the working class with the support of the poor peasantry ...

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    The enemy are no match for us in a fair fight.... The young men ... of the upper class are kind-hearted, good-natured fellows, who are unfit as possible for the business they are in. They have courage but no endurance, enterprise, or energy. The lower class are cowardly, cunning, and lazy. The height of their ambition is to shoot a Yankee from some place of safety.
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    ... in a capitalist society a man is expected to be an aggressive, uncompromising, factual, lusty, intelligent provider of goods, and the woman, a retiring, gracious, emotional, intuitive, attractive consumer of goods.
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