AFL-CIO Pushes Marxist Call To ‘Seize the Means of Production’


Tweeting “We all need to seize the means of production,” the AFL-CIO’s Twitter account posted a video of a Marxist union carpenter fomenting class warfare.

On Tuesday, the AFL-CIO, the nation’s largest federation of labor unions, tweeted a video that called on the working class to “seize the means of production.”

The video was made by MEANS TV, reports the Daily Caller, described as the “world’s first anti-capitalist worker-owned streaming platform.”

The narrator, Marxist roofer Dan Whelan, criticizes the “Myth of the Middle Class,” stating:

“The idea of a large percentage of people live as some sort of middle class removed from the inherent conflict between workers and owners is a fiction.

For generations, it has been used by the rich and the media as a wedge to keep large sections of the working class from identifying as workers.”

The AFL-CIO’s official Twitter account calling for the seizure of property marks a turning point in the federation that once vehemently opposed socialism and Communism.

Needless to say, not everyone on twitter was in agreement.

Some mocked the federation:

Others, though, were more pointed:


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