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The Great Unsaid: What 1984 Can Teach Us About 2014

During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act – George Orwell By Ethan Indigo Smith Wake Up World.com 1984 by George Orwell is one of the most influential books of our time. It resonates today as much as it did fifty years ago. It changed the course of history by spawning new language […]

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Gillard government moves to set up Orwellian Ministry of Truth

By General Maddox In George Orwell’s novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, the Ministry of Truth is the government propaganda ministry. The word “truth” here is a paradox as one of it’s roles was to falsify historical records so that should there be any doubt as to what “really” happened, the “historical” records would reflect it. As well […]

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