People don’t know what they are consciously remembering and what is told to them.“The party had invented airplanes” (Orwell 127) is just one example of the party’s propaganda and false statements that change every day.
They meet a man named O’Brien who indicates that he is another revolutionary.In the third stage, Winston is made to face what he secretly fears most, rats eating his face.After being completely rehabilitated by O’Brien, Winston now loves the establishment and the government. Big Brother is the figurehead of a government that has total control.This is the gem in Orwell’s collection of novels against totalitarianism.This paper will show how George Orwell wrote 1984 as a political statement against totalitarianism.Outline Thesis Statement- This paper will examine how George Orwell wrote 1984 as a political statement against totalitarianism. The government in this novel gives no freedoms to its citizens.IIntroduction IISummary of 1984III Roles of major Charters A. They live in fear because they are afraid of having bad thoughts about the government of Oceania, a crime punishable by death.He goes into an antique shop and buys a shell covered in glass which is another crime punishable by death. Many thoughts race through his mind “I wanted to rape you and then murder you afterwards.Two weeks ago I thought seriously of smashing your head in with a cobblestone.Winston’s first act of rebellion is buying and writing in a diary.This act is known as a thought crime and is punishable by death.