Originally posted by no1marauder
You are truly deranged. The experiment is about perception of fairness, not "equality" (its results are similar to the Ultimatum game). Quite simply, at least the most advanced primates (and probably other social creatures as well) don't like others getting preferential treatment for no good reason.
The same was true in Man's Natural State (where we e ...[text shortened]... tical discourse didn't exist until Marxism, you really are profoundly and disturbingly ignorant.
I do recognize that egalitarian views of equality existed before Marx
In fact, Plato in his book "The Republic" created a society where a few masterminds dictated the lives of the citizens in every aspect including marriage. In this regard, Marx is simply regurgitating the same dogma, only, Plato at least had enough common sense to understand that is utopia was impossible to achieve. I don't think Marx was that bright.
Despite the psychology of words, such as "Progressive", this ideology is older than dirt.