they also hilariously expose all the people who are nominally communist but who think that labourers creating value but keeping none of it for themselves is #praxis instead of capitalism in its most extreme form, but tbf i have less of a stake in the capitalist/communist divide
iʼm like 60–80% sure itʼs a red flag, and that the authorial voice betrays a certain mindset which makes itself known through diction and affective emphases and turns of phrase
but that stuff is largely extralinguistic and hard to pin down so itʼs not like i can point to one phrasal construction and say THIS means THIS
itʼs more the overall flow and shape of the words betrays some manner of underpinning sinister machination
which as a writer is REALLY FRUSTRATING because i WANT TO UNDERSTAND
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