I'm seeing Marxist and overthrow capitalism language with increasing frequency, usually masking under a different cause. I hugely support the call for equality under justice for all, but this is -very- different now. Have our schools stopped teaching what Marxism and communism are really like, and why they've failed everywhere they've been bloody tried? I'm an immigrant from a former communist country and it's obvious as day to me. Wtf is happening?
In a newly surfaced video from 2015 that she and her fellow organizers are "trained Marxists" - making clear their movement's ideological foundation, according to a report.
Cullors, 36, was the protege of Eric Mann, former agitator of the Weather Underground domestic terror organization, and spent years absorbing the Marxist-Leninist ideology that shaped her worldview, Breitbart News reported.
"The first thing, I think, is that we actually do have an ideological frame. Myself and Alicia in particular are trained organizers," she said, referring to BLM co-founder Alicia Garza.
"We are trained Marxists. We are super-versed on, sort of, ideological theories.