fear and Love

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If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.” Nelson Mandela. In today’s society humans would rather be teared apart than come together. The mind of a human is supposed to show the wonders it can create in order to change the world. If you choose to eliminate unity and love within yourself, how are you supposed to love someone else? We are all enemies to one another but, working with each other and learning to get along will help bring peace to everyone. In 1984 the main character Winston exprsseses how in the world he lives in, fear is used to control the population as the people choose to do nothing about it. In the book he says that there is constant surveillance by the party through these items called telescreens, which gives the party access to see what everyone is doing. In the book 1984 children are used to generate fear. They have been brainwashed by the party into reporting acts that people might commit againt the party. Some parents are even afraid that their own children will turn them into the thought police. The story talks about how Winston writes in his journal and, if he gets caught by the tought police he will be vaporized. In 1984 the Parties main goal is to control everything by brainwashing and controlling every source of information. As I read this story I could picture people with no emotions because they are afraid of cameras and the telescreens in their homes. I could not belive how the people in the story were forced to marry an an arraged spouse and give birth to children who are taught to spy on them. The main character Winston is anguished by the idea that soon, everyone will have no understanding of any true history, since the Party can cha... ... middle of paper ... ... win. According to the New York lottery, the chances of winning the jackpot for the mega millions is 1 in 175,711,536. The people today are so blind and accept the false prapaganda preaented by our government in the same way the citizens of Oceana accepted doublethink, and beliefes that we are meant to be slaves. As we allow our Government to take over society, we will continue to live with fear and constant terror. Wars will continue to destroy lives and tear contries apart. A government will only have power if we allow them to control society. It all depends on who is apart of this Counil and how much power they can have over us. If we allow the Government to have to muich power it will lead to a tolitarian society such as Oceana. If we do not work together to obtain true peace and love, fear will control us and the human race will seize to exist.
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