Zelensky goes Vogue in the midst of war

The need for meaning and transcendence that informs the human condition in the midst of the chaos that is late stage capitalism is such that oftentimes the grotesquerie of the spectacle is embraced as an antidote to grim reality; vanity is prized over humility; and celebrity is valued more than community.

In the midst of the five months long (and counting) conflict raging in Ukraine, Ukraine’s…

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John Wight

John Wight

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