Dirt is a thing people make too much fuss about.
The word Fascism has now no meaning except in so far as it signifies something not desirable. The words democracy, socialism, freedom, patriotic, realistic, justice, have each of them several different meanings which cannot be reconciled with one another.
But the proles, if only they could somehow become conscious of their own strength, would have no need to conspire.
Life goes on much the same. In the face of terrifying dangers and golden political opportunities, people just keep-on keeping-on in a sort of twilight sleep in which they're conscious of nothing but the daily-round of work, family life, darts at the pub, exercising the dog, bringing home the supper, beer, etc, etc.
To see what is in front of one's nose needs a constant struggle.
Nationalism is power-hunger tempered by self-deception.