"Third Worlderism is just a fancied up doomerism for Americans/Europeans. If they West is completely hopeless then that relieves them of any responsibility for doing any organizing or political work in their own country. That leaves them free to LARP and strut around telling everyone how morally superior they are."

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"it's really hard to imagine a Somali peasant getting angry that a Spanish cleaner can afford a fridge and some nice clothes, he would know that that's not where the profit margin on his banana crop goes, and giving the Spanish cleaner a lower quality of life is unlikely to trickle down to the Somali farmer"

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