In a post on his blog, Sprouse claims that he has become a member of the proletariat to feed his video game addiction.
Ultimately, though, what saved the Okies was not proletariat revolution but another world war.
At the height of the Soviet Union, the proletariat universally understood everything their government said was a work of fiction.
While Bolshevism was a dictatorship of the proletariat, Nazism was a dictatorship with a voting consensus behind it.
Many Socialist Jews were anti-Zionist because they believed the proletariat should unite across religious and ethnic lines.
The Paris proletariat were as jealous and suspicious of the Assembly as the Assembly of them.
First of all it compels the proletariat to live in the most disgusting promiscuity.
Our proletariat did not have even a faint measure of the rich revolutionary traditions of the French proletariat.
I thought the proletariat would have won, and you say it is all different.
But it all belongs to the antecedent history of the social movement, because there was no definite aim before the proletariat.
also proletariate, "the lowest class," 1853, from French prolétariat, from Latin proletarius (see proletarian). In political economics, "indigent wage-earners," from 1856. Leninist phrase dictatorship of the proletariat attested from 1918.
In Marxism, the industrial working class, people without property.
A term often applied to industrial workers, particularly by followers of Karl Marx.