Big Brother

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  • Inside 1984, By George Orwell: An Analysis

    called Nineteen Eighty Four. Inside 1984, it depicts a society, with an oppressive control dominating society, refining and manipulating the past and putting them under constant surveillance. They are driven to fully submit under the authority of Big Brother. The party put the population under constant surveillance and brainwash them by sending messages and propaganda blaring through Telescreens. These telescreens cause people to live in such fear, and causes their knowledge to become so foggy…

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  • Stereotypes In Dystopian Literature

    given. The protagonists usually feel that something is terribly wrong in the society that he/she lives in which happens to both Winston and Katniss. Winston feels that the proles should be able to have their own thoughts instead of what the Party/Big Brother makes them think. Katniss feels that the kids of each district should not have to be entered in the games as they were not the ones who started the war in the past. 1984 and Mockingjay use dystopian literatures characteristics for…

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  • The Dangers Of Totalitarianism In 1984 By George Orwell

    by Bob Dylan, relates strongly with George Orwell’s novel 1984. Winston Smith, the main character, in 1984, tells the novel through third person limited point of view. The story begins with Winston Smith describing his constant surveillance by BIG BROTHER and throughout the novel the reader witnesses Winston’s struggles against the government that controls the ideas and thoughts of its citizens. As the reader comes to understand through Winston’s eyes, the dangers of totalitarianism, George…

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  • Who Controls The Past Orwell Analysis

    past.” The quote represents the grasp that the Party has over the people, controlling the past, the present, and the future, taking away and dominating everything the people have to live for. They are free yet they are not in many ways because “Big Brother Is Always Watching…

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  • Brainwashing In 1984 By George Orwell

    simultaneously brainwashes him. We also see how it then negatively affects Winston afterwards. There are examples of how brainwashing is relevant not only in Orwell’s book, but also in today’s societies. Some examples are small and don’t have a very big impact, such as brainwashing through advertisement. Another example is the totalitarian government of North Korea that has brainwashed an entire country into believing lies. George Orwell's novel isn’t just a dramatised story of a terrible…

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  • Control In One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest

    The Ministry of Truth, where Winston works, who's job is to review what information is released and censor it. So not only are there large quantities of altered knowledge that Big Brother and the party feed it's citizens, they also spew out propaganda in citizens everyday lives, some include; Hate Week, posters of Big Brother, Two Minutes of hate, and every day attendance in the Physical Jerks. The real question is how is one able to not succumb to such forceful indoctrinations? Instead you see…

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  • Foolish Winston Character Analysis

    Foolish Winston Winston’s psychological demise is caused from the people that surround Winston, leading him to believe that he is in control of his life but the truth is that the party is always in control. Winston’s love for Julia caused Winston’s psychological demise as Julia made Winston do things that he normally won’t do, Julia brings Winston from rebelling in a small way of writing in his diary to more extreme ways of rebelling, Winston sees the signs that something bad about to…

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  • Personal Freedom In George Orwell's '1984'

    of his government, “the party.” In a pivotal moment where winston is forced to believe that 2+2=5, he loses all sense of personal freedom and is at the will of Big Brother, and thus comes into his place as a good party member. In part 1 and 2 of 1984, Winston posses abject hatred for the principles of the party, or INGSOC, and Big Brother. Refusing to completely fall victim the “doublethink” mindset that allows the party to manipulate its citizens, winston constantly checks what he knows to…

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  • Reality Television Definition

    are more than just one category of reality TV, with some testing the abilities of the human body through shows like American Ninja Warrior as well as reality shows that enforce people to live together and cause drama on camera, an example being Big Brother. Reality television is a huge genre that contains hundreds of different ideas and focuses that cannot really be described by a definition. These categories of reality all have different premises yet essentially scrutinize participants as they…

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  • 1984 Totalitarianism

    totalitarianism of the government in Oceania. In Oceania the Party rules everything in the daily lives of the citizens. It is clear throughout the whole novel that the power that the Party has is unlimited. The leader of the Party, known only by the name Big Brother, can be found everywhere almost as a way to remind the people of who has all the power in their society. They constantly monitor their citizens and watch the main character, Winston, through telescreens. Even the history and the…

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