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Robert A. Heinlein on the relativity of value

If you’ve seen the movie Starship Troopers, erase that from your mind. This post focuses on the original novel written by Robert A. Heinlein in 1959. It’s a first-person narrative about a young soldier named Juan “Johnnie” Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry of a futuristic military service branch. Starship Troopers seems to be both a political essay …