i think it's a good example of how qualities are mis-maped on values.

for example, the fact that more people get to go to school - aka educated -
doesn't tell about the said education's

people like putin, xi, trump and bojo are, somehow - popular.
as a lecturer at unis, had people say things like:
Sure I buy X because N-Famous person endorses X. ..and Yes, I Know N is BS and do it for money only! However - it makes me feelGood and I Like It!!

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@ahanon globalists argue that this is due to free market policies

and zizek agrees while pointing out that such policies have a limit set by environmental catastrophe and such like..

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