It isn’t a coincidence that governments everywhere want to educate children. Government education, in turn, is supposed to be evidence of the state’s goodness and its concern for our well-being. The real explanation is less flattering. If the government’s propaganda can take root as a children grow up, those kids will be no threat to the state apparatus. They’ll fasten the chains to their own ankles.
The 2017 Oscars
And that, my fellow Americans, sums up last night’s celebrity masturbatory celebration of narcissism and delusions of worth.