Monday, September 02, 2013

Know Your Enemy

"Dystopian sci-fi visions in fiction have long imagined two-tier societies where an underclass serves a master race – from Metropolis and Brave New World to Elysium – but we seem to have entered a non-fictional version of our own, with the poor forced to perform like PG Tips monkeys for the benefit of the rich."

Andrew Collins on the recent TV trend for "poverty porn".

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