Throughout the captivating satire, Animal Farm, the reader explores a variety of ideas and opinions surrounding communism, through the characters and their development throughout the story. Of these characters, Boxer, a strong and hard working horse, although not the main focus in this novel, did play an important role on the farm. His good nature ended up threatening the farm’s leader, and drove him to his death. Although Boxer doesn’t hold the main source of power over all of the farm animals, he is definitely a highlighted and important character. Boxer seems to be a an unofficial leader figure in the eyes of all of the animals, from gaining vast amounts of respect before and during the rebellion.
In Animal Farm the leader Napoleon convinces the other animals to turn on the humans. He also convinces them that whatever he says, no matter how ridiculous, is the rule. In “the most Dangerous Game” General Zaroff, the antagonist, hunts people for game
This indirectly characterizes Napoleon as a vice-ridden dictator who utterly shatters the animals’ last bits of hope for a safe and equal society. This serves as a turning point for the animals because they were left “shaken and miserable,” which contrasts to their jubilance after being freed from Mr. Jones. Napoleon is well aware that he is above the other animals because the commands them “in a terrible voice,” which pressures the animals to admit “anything to confess.” In real life, there are still dictators in countries like North Korea who abuse their immense leadership to abuse their citizens if they do not comply and submit to their every request. As you can see, Orwell instructs us that if a leader has excess power, they will
Napoleon use of these planned killings of the animals automatically puts fear into others that had thought of opposing him. This allows Napoleon to stay in control of the farm and the animals with his brutal actions. During a hard time on the farm Napoleon decided to take the hens eggs to sell “when the hens heard this, they raised a terrible outcry…. They were just getting their clutches ready for the spring sitting, and they protested that to take the eggs away now was murder…. The hens made a determined effort to thwart Napoleon’s wishes.
Animal Farm is a short novel about a rebellion of the animals against a farmer who is not a correct ruler in animals’ perspective. After the old major (an elder pig) convinces them that everyone must be equal, animals start to believe that human beings are horrible creatures because of farmer’s unequal farm which causes to start animals’ rebellion when they see the chance. After the win against, the farmer, Mr. Jones they change the farm’s name into Animal Farm and pigs become animals’ and use some authority to become superior to the other animals. Since the novel has been written, Animal Farm counted as a parody of the Soviet Union in the 20th century. Characters in the story can be compared to historical figures in Soviet Union’s history.
Manor Farm is a farm under Mr. Jones’ ownership, which is the farm where animals are being whip-lashed and nearly starved to death, because of this they decide to rebel and take over the farm. The author of the book Animal Farm, is George Orwell. Some of the main characters in this story are, Mr. Jones; the owner of the farm, Snowball; a pig, Napoleon; a pig; and Boxer; a horse. In Manor Farm, the animal were being mistreated so they wanted to rebel and take ownership of the farm. The animals went through a great deal of suffering and hard but it all paid off after they drove Mr. Jones out of the farm.
As the animals believe that the world outside is chaotic and dangerous, they think that their best option is to stay on the farm. Napoleon also forces the animals to comply using fear, and they gain a feeling of security by following the rules of the farm. On Napoleon’s orders, “the dogs promptly tore their throats out”(Orwell 84). The animals are all highly motivated to be obedient to Napoleon, as he begins to kill animals that go against his wishes. The dogs killed several pigs that had been critical of Napoleon, which provided a strong example of what the animals should not do.
In the novel, Animal Farm, the pigs are substandard examples of good leaders because they are self-serving hypocrites. This is an allegorical story to what happened in the Russian Revolution. Napoleon, the main leader of the farm, represents Stalin, the leader of Russia in the revolution. They were both corrupt leaders that manipulated their own people. For example, Napoleon brainwash the animals into thinking he is always right.
In life, great power comes with great responsibility, and leaders who are capable of bearing such load are able to bring peace and prosperity to their world, but those who are not will experience war and the inevitable bloodshed of revolution. In literature, governments that are careless and apathetic on the perspectives of its people ignite the flames of resistance, inspiring young readers around the world. In the novel, “Animal Farm” by George Orwell the Farm animals plan an rebellion against the entire human race due to their owner that doesn’t respond to their needs, the unacceptable way the wolrd operates, and lastly the corrupt humans that torture them to work but compensate with unreasonably small degrees. The convincing and passionate
As a leader, he forgets about himself and only argues animals to pay attention to their miserable life, encouraging them to rebel. Another great example of a humble leader is Martin Luther King as he gives his life serving others. “If a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. furthermore, he was killed for his dream of justice and equality. Humble leadership empowers others, so humility is a great feature in any great