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...rk, but is also provides a short lived escape for the audience, sating their need to find satisfaction within emotional, social and cultural contexts within their lives but never really attempts to do anything farther to solve institutionalized problems thus upholding the status quo of capitalist exploitation and dehumanization reinforcing alienation on a social-psychological level . Alienation has become a fixture in all aspects of society in the twenty-first century, it is necessary for capitalism as it reinforces oppression of the working class by the employers but it leads towards a state of dysphoria and immiseration within the working class and for Marx, the solution to this problem is to form an economy based on non-alienated work, allowing individuals to fully express their creativity and skills to meet their needs, leading to a happier fulfilling existence.
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