“All are drawn unwittingly into the structure of violent reciprocity -which they always think they are outside of” – a thought from René Girard

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The froth of social media, with its chatter, perpetual moral one-upmanship and projection of a false self makes this thought especially germane – but ’twas ever thus.

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