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Note to @JoeBiden : Humor deflates authoritarian leaders. The best way to defeat Trump in a debate is to mock him. As George Orwell wrote in 1945, “Every joke is a tiny revolution.”

“Within certain limits, it is actually true that the less money you have, the less you worry.” ― George Orwell, Down and Out in Paris and London

"Shaking one’s fist at a leader doesn’t win people over as much as making that leader a laughingstock," writes @NickKristof . Or as George Orwell wrote in 1945, “Every joke is a tiny revolution.”

Tory MPs have compared new coronavirus regulations on singing and dancing, published overnight, to George Orwell’s dystopian novel 1984

“Every joke is a tiny revolution,” George Orwell wrote in 1945. The mocking of America shall not go unnoticed. We are the laughing stock of the world.

"Shaking one’s fist at a leader doesn’t win people over as much as making that leader a laughingstock," writes @NickKristof . Or as George Orwell wrote in 1945, “Every joke is a tiny revolution.”

Snowy just did a giant poo right outside George Orwell’s house 😂🐶

With an assist from George Orwell, my colleague @juliakhorowitz  reports how the difficulties for pubs during the pandemic strike at the heart of British society.

According to George Orwell, the first step towards thought control by the State is to turn everybody suspicious of the other & to destroy mutual trust between peers. @ShekharGupta  concedes in a baby step here that we have climbed the first rung.

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@CathyNovelli  Keith Krach: The CCP is trying to leverage 5G-enabled technology to create and export George Orwell’s version of “1984” into the 21st century. India has already banned 100+ Chinese apps. We call on all freedom-loving nations and companies to join The Clean Network.

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"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

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

“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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