English Midterm About Fahrenheit 451 And Anthem Essay
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Many would rather sit back and follow the government’s rules, than go against the government. Going against the government can be misfortunate for the rebels who are rebelling against the government. Going against the government can result in torture or even death for those revolting. Those who tend rebel, rebel because of their beliefs and the wrongdoing of the government. Even though going against the government can be risky, people will fight for what is right to change society. Equality 72521, the protagonist of Anthem, by Ayn Rand struggles through a journey to find himself in a collectivist government. As he tries to find himself, he finds a secret lab and makes a light bulb. He believes that if he brings this idea to the Council of
Scholars that he will be able to be one of them and better their society. The Scholars reject his invention and Equality 72521 runs off. Equality 72521. decides to banish himself and go against the government to start an individualist society of his own. Montag, the protagonist of
Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury struggles through a journey similar to Equality 72521.
Montag struggles through a journey of trying to find himself in a dystopian government as well.
In his dystopian government, books are forbidden and burned. He finds his love of books growing stronger and stronger as the novel progresses, coming to the conclusion that this was morally wrong. Thus, he revolted against the…