science fiction without class analysis is worse than worthless.
@dankwraith Every single book is gonna have some bullshit or mistakes in it, scifi included. But the responsibility of scifi to at least try to get it right seems more profound. It's suggesting to people what to dream of.
If it doesn't at least allude honestly to what makes our world shitty now, then it's a pretty thin dream, verging on dangerous delusion.
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