Addiction Culture & The Repetition Compulsion

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It is the curse of being human that many of us are addicts — to something or another. Granted, this is certainly not a feature of us that we are willing to admit to — for who wants to confront their own unattractive dependency — but is not denial knitted up with addiction? As it is, the societal landscape we are witnessing currently has been profoundly shaped by a culture of addiction (and not in the best way)…