: As capitalist societies become more developed, the earning power of the capitalist workforce must naturally rise...
Is that why worker's wages have been DROPPING since the 1970s?
(New York Times, 5 September 1999, sec. A, p. 14.)
: Can we move beyond Marxism at this point, for Pete's sake?
Once---and ONLY once---there is no longer a proletariat being exploited by capital, then Marxism will cease to be pertinent.