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"The opium of the people".

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Religion is the opium of masses?

It was a quotation from Karl Marx's 1843 Contribution to Critique of Hegel's Philosophy of Right .

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He described religion as the opium of the people, an illusion designed to make them accept the status quo.

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When was Karl Marx born?

Karl Marx was born on November 12, 1897.

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