08-01-2016, 05:15 PM
...Because I want to understand how people think. Something you seem to have little regard for.
What does that have to do with anything?
That's true to an extent, but the problems of the Soviet Union and the problems with the Frankfurt School are not the same. There's overlap like there is in all Marxist, post-Marxist and leftist philosophies, but you can't argue with these people or engage with their ideas if you don't understand what they advocate or how they differ.