Not sure why I never published this blog entry, but here it is.
This is a link to what Karl Marx accurately predicted regarding the present day, which was still quite distant into the future for him at the time. Still, he quite accurately saw at least a few things that are highly relevant to us today which have come to pass. We might do well to read these predictions and try to understand why that is:
"Marx Was Right: Five Surprising Ways Karl Marx Predicted 2014" by Sean McElwee, January 30, 2014: