"The ideas of the ruling class are in every epoch the ruling ideas..."
Karl Marx (1818 Germany) came from an upper-middle-class/bourgeois family.
Herschel Marx + Henriette Pressburg
His father, Herschel/Heinrich Marx (1777 Germany), was a lawyer, magistrate & vinyard owner; his grandfather (1743 'Bohemia') was the rabbi of Trier, from a family of rabbis. His grandmother also came from a line of distinguished