Dirty Dancing’s Anti-Capitalist Message

Recently I, together with my housemates and a bottle of Bushmills, revisited Dirty Dancing. We were all floored by this scene when Robbie — one of several rich, privileged villains Baby is caught between in the film — busts out a copy of The Fountainhead, trying to underscore what a dog-eat-dog world it is we all live in.

A-plus, Hollywood. A-plus.

Dirty Dancing’s Anti-Capitalist Message

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