Compare with “Watchmen”, “Matrix”, “Fight Club”, “V for Vendetta”, etc.
Hmmm…… does such reading/watching really produce real change in attitude/behavior, or is this all just intellectual titillation/spiritual masturbation? All idealism necessarily involves a degree of self-deception, that’s okay!
One needs to believe in the power of spirit to incarnate the word, in order to sustain the viability of the will in a nihilistic world…..
Real hope sinks all counterfeit goals, and then uses the remains of the old order as jetsam/flotsam to survive in the open ocean, until a new shore can be found!
You either parasitize the system to survive, as you plot creative destruction, or you allow the system to parasitize you and become one of the “walking dead”.
“What kills you makes you stronger”