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Welcome to the Hotel California: Capitalism is a truth you cannot escape

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It seems that whether we like it or not, capitalism is the only viable political and economic system and it is impossible to imagine a coherent alternative to it. Capitalism has been an overwhelming success, given how human nature is inherently greedy and competitive. All countries today, with a handful of exceptions, currently have a capitalist system of one flavour or another. It has helped build our technology and infrastructure. Here is a visual story about how you cannot escape capitalism.

It seems that whether we like it or not, capitalism is the only viable political and economic system and it is impossible to imagine a coherent alternative to it. Capitalism has been an overwhelming success, given how human nature is inherently greedy and competitive. All countries today, with a handful of exceptions, currently have a capitalist system of one flavour or another. It has helped build our technology and infrastructure. Here is a visual story about how you cannot escape capitalism.

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We cannot end capitalism.

We cannot end capitalism.

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Content in our illusion of choice.

Content in our illusion of choice.

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Companies: Give us your money, we'll give some of it to the poor.

Companies: Give us your money, we'll give some of it to the poor. 

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Technology <3

Technology <3

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Enjoying anything for free is embarrassing.

Enjoying anything for free is embarrassing.

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I'll pretend that it doesn't bother me.

I'll pretend that it doesn't bother me. 

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No way out.

No way out.

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Without it, we wouldn't have so much.

Without it, we wouldn't have so much.

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