What obliged her to put her faith in a foreign religion. Catholic, universal, what you will, the problem remains: Catholicism springs from the Western world. Even to understand it is European. It is supported by Europe's institutions, and one can love it only by enrolling oneself in the history of a civilization. V Y Mudimbe
So, what if a superpower, one with a monopoly on language and the mass media, makes a tool of truth-telling and builds an army of disrupters to demote, distort and defame foreign nations and their people? They still get a fool's licence, but are now venerated as press soldiers scoring against enemy states.