You know what book/movie holds up? Fight Club. The idea that a bunch of idiots would fall into fascism out of dissatisfaction, alienation, and a need for human contact that they don't have the emotional tools to satisfy in a sane fashion is ... prescient.
I don't think space exploration at this stage should be commercialized. If we're going to explore the universe, we need to do it for the sake of science and improving life on earth, not for billionaires to make even more money.