London: It costs $6 to visit Karl Marx’s grave

octubre 28, 2015

It costs $US6 to visit Karl Marx’s grave.

According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Marx’s gravesite, which is located on private property in London, is quite expensive to maintain and, as a result, visitors are charged an entry fee.

The Journal adds that Marx elected to buy the burial plot despite the state-provided alternatives that existed to him at the time.

The irony, of course, is self-evident: Marx is credited with popularising modern communism, which advocated for the abolition of private property…

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Fuente: http://www.businessinsider.com.au/karl-marx-grave-costs-6-to-visit-2015-10

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