George Orwell’s 1984 is now a massive hit in the book stores again.

Funny how a book about a dystopian society where the state controls how people should feel and think is hitting the book stores following Donald Trump’s election to the White House seat. Sales: As of Friday, the best-selling book on Amazon. Since Donald Trump’s inauguration, sales have increased by 9,500%, according to American publishers SignetContinue reading “George Orwell’s 1984 is now a massive hit in the book stores again.”

1984 * George Orwell’s vision on a Big Brother state

WAR IS PEACE FREEDOM IS SLAVERY IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH So goes the motto of the Party in Oceania, governed by only four ministries: The Ministry of Truth, which concerned itself with news, entertainment, education, and the fine arts. The Ministry of Peace, which concerned itself with war. The Ministry of Love, which maintained law andContinue reading “1984 * George Orwell’s vision on a Big Brother state”

The Animal Farm (Complete – Last Chapter) – George Orwell

Years passed. The seasons came and went, the short animal lives fled by. A time came when there was no one who remembered the old days before the Rebellion, except Clover, Benjamin, Moses the raven, and a number of the pigs. Muriel was dead; Bluebell, Jessie, and Pincher were dead. Jones too was dead–he hadContinue reading “The Animal Farm (Complete – Last Chapter) – George Orwell”

The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 3) – George Orwell

Chapter 8 A few days later, when the terror caused by the executions had died down, some of the animals remembered–or thought they remembered–that the Sixth Commandment decreed “No animal shall kill any other animal.” And though no one cared to mention it in the hearing of the pigs or the dogs, it was feltContinue reading “The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 3) – George Orwell”

The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 2) – George Orwell

Chapter 4 By the late summer the news of what had happened on Animal Farm had spread across half the county. Every day Snowball and Napoleon sent out flights of pigeons whose instructions were to mingle with the animals on neighbouring farms, tell them the story of the Rebellion, and teach them the tune ofContinue reading “The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 2) – George Orwell”