Comfort Breeds Complicity. What if the institutions selling products and services operated with complete transparency, exposing the logic they employ in order to remain competitive within globalized late capitalism? The best way to quell dissent is to co-opt its revolutionary aesthetics - to market products that create a false sense of progress, absorbing consumers' anti-establishment thought while ensuring their continued passivity.
Each product in this imaginary catalog is inspired by a real-life example of corporate profiting off anti-corporate values. Each is overtly designed to relieve or distract a consumer from the pain brought by systemic injustice, in lieu of radical action.