Screenshot of the Gostiny Dvor metro station in St. Petersburg, Russia / September 24, 2021

What If They’re All Basically OK?

What if we’ve been lied to about them all along?

Remington Write
Sep 25, 2021 · 4 min read

Coming of age in Cold War America, the message drilled into our little heads was that “they” were not free and “we” were. Poor Soviet schlubs, victims of The State, not free in the pursuit of life, liberty, and property…I mean, happiness. Unlike we lucky ones born in The Land of the Free and The Home of the Brave where we…