Dehumanized In Brave New World

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The dystopian novel, “Brave New World”, by Aldous Huxley was about a future based society. The government had complete control by giving them a pleasure drug substance called, “Soma.” A law that the government made was to have sex with everyone but to have any emotional attachment was illegal. In the book, everybody is dehumanized because of the government taking away their identity and emotions. “Brave New World” is a great novel that still connects to our society today, even though it was written in 1931. Soma is a sedative drug that calms and distracts the citizen from realizing that there is something very wrong going on. Happiness is also an effect that soma gives people, which makes it harder to quit. Soma does not cause brain damage

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