Essay on The Hunger Games By Suzanne Collins

1014 Words Nov 22nd, 2015 5 Pages
A Blurred Paradise Adolf Hitler had once said “By the skillful and sustained use of propaganda, one can make a people see even heaven as hell or an extremely wretched life as paradise.”. Adolf Hitler was the famous leader of the infamous Nazi party and was a beloved dictator in his people 's eyes much like President Snow in the novel trilogy The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.
Adolf Hitler believed that there was a certain type of people superior to others. President Snow demonstrates a similar attitude seeing his residents of the Capitol as being superior to the lesser individuals dwelling in the Districts. In The Hunger Games the use of propaganda is not uncommon the tributes were advertised as celebrities that all other peoples should aspire to be, The Games are a way the Capitol shows that they run the show and own the Districts, and the main protagonist surrounding Katniss which lead to her survival. First is the advertisement of the tributes making them seem like celebrities. In the novel The Hunger Games the Games are competition where 24 tributes two from each district are chosen to fight in an arena to the death and only one is allowed to leave making he or she the victor. The very first showing of the tributes is when their names are called in the reaping and they are to stand in front of their districts. In places such as District 12 The Hunger Games is a death sentence but, in DIstricts 1, 2, and 4 deciding who the tributes are can become complicated. Katniss…

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