Marx and the Idea of God

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Karl Marx wanted all communities to follow Communist Ideology. (Communism states that everyone should be equal no matter their wealth, Status etc.)

—He thought society fell into two groups, the working class (proletariat) and the ruling class (bourgeoisie). —The ruling class owned production, —Working class could only sell their labour to the ruling class.

The ruling class exploited the proletariat by paying them very little. This resulted in the proletariat feeling alienated from society. —

Marx believed that the only way out of this situation was for the proletariat to rise up against the ruling class and seize production!

But —once the people owned the means of production,


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