To fear that asserting the best will become the enemy of the good amounts to allying oneself with the worst as better than the best.
"Big Hug! The American embrace, colliding like sheets of plate glass with nothing between them."
"....If domination were somehow complete all illusion would be a lie and life would be fun as never before."
"Ideology is socially necessary illusion. A society built on domination produces a necessity for illusion as legitimation...."