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“Don't you see that the whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the range of thought? In the end we shall make thoughtcrime literally impossible, because there will be no words to express it.”                                   George Orwell, 1984.

“Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.” ~ George Orwell

Prince's estate released a quote about the album from the artist at the time: “The world is fraught with misin4mation. George Orwell’s vision of the future is here. We need 2 remain steadfast in faith in the trying times ahead.”

George Orwell was once jailed for being ‘drunk and incapable’ during covert research as a penniless fish porter.

Murdoch's media empire just spent $800 million gobbling up two publishing businesses. It will now be responsible for printing — no word of a lie — GEORGE ORWELL'S 1984. Maybe Rupert should actually read the book while he's at it… #MurdochRoyalCommission 

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If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself. George Orwell

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🏖️ George Orwell declared this remote Hebridean outlier as "extremely ungetatable"

"During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act" – George Orwell.

In the latest news of consolidation in the literary world, Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp announced it’s buying the book publisher of releases such as The Lord of the Rings trilogy and George Orwell’s 1984. #NewsCorp  #HarperCollins 

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is buying Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's book-publishing division, which includes such blockbuster releases as J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy and George Orwell's "1984."

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"To see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle." -- George Orwell

George Orwell on Trump and Putin, in 1945: “The creatures outside looked from pig to man, and from man to pig, and from pig to man again; but already it was impossible to say which was which.”

"Every book has been rewritten, every picture has been repainted, every statue and street and building has been renamed, every date has been altered...History has stopped. Nothing exists except an endless present in which the Party is always right." -- 1984, George Orwell

“The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.” --George Orwell

"The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command." --George Orwell, 1984

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“Being in a minority, even in a minority of one, did not make you mad. There was truth and there was untruth, and if you clung to the truth even against the whole world, you were not mad.” George Orwell, 1984

America (sorry academic pinheads) has really changed, hasn’t it? George Orwell saw it coming. Here’s what I see coming: a citizen uprising against the social and political madness that is currently gripping this country.

George Orwell laid out a dystopian vision: words cease to have meaning, history continually rewritten, the notion of truth forever lost. He understood a government beyond the reach of accountability has little incentive to tell the truth. A free press must be #WhatUnitesUs 

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