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.
For example, Napoleon brainwash the animals into thinking he is always right. George Orwell demonstrates that with knowledge and education comes great power, and this can be extremely dangerous if it falls into the hands of those who are self-serving. This is shown when, the pigs only benefit themselves, they get to kill other animals and they broke the rules for their own advantage. The pigs only benefit themselves which makes them self-serving. As the leaders of the farm, they should do what’s best for everyone, but all throughout the story they do not.
One of the big thing snowball and napoleon argue about was how to deal with this issue on whether or not to create a up rising on other farmers or just to defend their own. After snowball got run off the farm he was used as a to shut down any of his supporters “the three hens that had been the ringleaders in the attempt rebellina over the eggs now came forward and stated snowball had appeared to them in a dream and invited them to disobey napoleon.” Now that snowball has been shown as a enemy of animal farm the animals that did something wrong would blame snowball but little did they now they got killed for what they did and now for the first time scenes jones another animal had killed another animal. The fear that someone was going to take over the farm out wayed the fact the pigs had broken a
In Animal Farm, the pigs, with their heightened intelligence and overall cleverness, take advantage of the animals and make them work under them. One example is that after Boxer, the strong-willed and empty headed horse, had died the pigs exploited it for self-promotion. Squealer, the pig that spreads word for the pigs, hence his name, is quoted “"It was the most affecting sight I have ever seen!" said Squealer, lifting his trotter and wiping away a tear. "I was at his bedside at the very last.
The supplies kind of started disappearing here and three and the pigs were really never helping because he had the brains and were more of supervisores. The pigs Snowball and Napoleon, never really did their share and got lazier and lazier and expected more and more from the other animals. They soon started changing their own rules, like how it first said no animal shall ever drink alcohol and they changed it to no pig shall ever drink in excess. They changed it from animals to pigs saying they were the only ones allowed to break the rules. They always had excuses or reason to why they are allowed to break the rules.
Napoleon's scapegoating of a former animal, a pig named Snowball helps keep him in control of the other animals and brings the crosshairs away from him and the other pigs. Napoleon's brutality is not an unknown characteristic to the other animals, which helps Napoleon scare and keeps in check those who oppose his tyrannical reign. Finally, Napoleons more cunning method which could be the most effective, the revisionism of the history and rules that the animals live by and draw inspiration from. This puts into light how such gruesome dictators can control their people with such cruel and fallible
As the Animal Farm rebellion grows more successful, the pigs and especially Napoleon, who takes the role of leader, begins to realize that he could exploit the rest of the animals for the pigs’ wants. The pigs first believed in equality for all animals, as the book progresses, they become more selfish. They now think of the others as lesser than
Snowball is well spoken and well educated, he has many great ideas on how to keep the farm self sufficient and running well. Napoleon is not a good public speaker and he is illiterate, but he somehow has a way of getting want he wants almost all the time. In the beginning of these two pigs race for leadership it seems to most that Snowball is the obvious choice he is very smart and has great ideas while Napoleon is really taking a step back from the public eye. During their fight Jones and some men attack the farm trying to gain control again, Snowball fearless leads the attack and is even injured then rewarded. Jones and his men fail and the animals keep going about their lives.
In this tragic novel. The power of love and comfort outweighs all moral principles and the willingness of the animals to follow blindly even when those they follow are corrupt. Napoleon, Squealer, the pigs and the dogs exert power and the other animals such as Boxer, Clover, Benjamin, Muriel, and the sheep are willing to follow blindly. The pigs had decided that the apples and the milk will be set aside for them. As the pigs were the brainworkers of the farm.
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.