Montag becomes upset with her because she clearly does not know what happiness is. Another character related to the theme of happiness is Captain Beatty. He was not a happy man, which is why he let Montag kill him. Censorship is the main way the government controls the people. Things are censored so people cannot interpret them in their own way.
”He tries to explain the few people that still think independently make the rest of the people unhappy. The government brainwashed the society to the point to where “intellectual” is considered a swear word. People like Clarisse is considered to have psychological problems because they are different. He is saying that the world is perfect right now without conflicting theory and thought, and books will just make people unhappy in the end. But what is ironic about this is that people aren't actually happy, Mildred tried to kill herself.
“If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter”.-George Washington. Although the dystopian world of George Orwell 's 1984 does not have any laws, it doesn 't make it free. People are constantly being monitored by telescreens and their own children, they are punished for even thinking something remotely negative or expressing emotions, and they are brainwashed into thinking that their oppressors are helping them and giving them more than what they need. Freedom is having the ability to think for yourself and express your opinions. First of all the people in 1984 are constantly being monitored by telescreens and even their own children.
Nobody dared to contradict them out of fear, fear of being accused. Both Abigail and McCarthy brainwash society by saying we must purge our society of this evil made society believes that they were serving a greater purpose in both events people were blinded and Took in over by fear they were afraid of being tainted by the evil one they would have believed that their own mother/father was a communist year which is the finger of truth pointed that way The moral code was very strict in the 1950s and during the events in Salem is not followed you to have to deal with being communists are which and that would either get you killed hanged or
Their childhood is a waste, not knowing what they are doing or how to have an interesting conversation. Society gives them no purpose other than to “accidentally” kill people who the government knows is a threat to the society. Most importantly, is the restricted relationships the people have. The people believe they love each other at one point and they buy a home together. For example, Mildred and Montag think they love each other, but Mildred is to blinded by the government.
The reason people choose to obey others beliefs and customs is because of their lack of knowledge of that subject. And people are too lazy to go and gather their own information and form an opinion on their own, they are stuck to resorting to integrating with the “normal” people in society. The so called witches in Salem Massachusetts, were wrongly accused of practicing witchcraft or any other witch related crimes. Has our dear Abigail Williams fallen under this dark curse just as countless humans in this world
Because those hate groups are closed-minded, they hate what they cannot understand. However, they might not want to bother to learn about what they do not understand. When closed-minded people hate, it can lead to discrimination and violence. If children are taught at a young age that there is only one race, the human race, they might grow up to not separate people by how they look and treat them differently. One way to eliminate hate groups is to teach kids at a young age to be open-minded about things that include religions, cultures, genders, and sexual orientations.
The Roman army was very strong with a whole bunch of legions that consisted of 5,000 soldiers each. Rome's empire fell in 476 CE due to political violence and corrupt government. The Dark ages were times of complete idiocy because there was a big lack of literacy. The bishops and monks educated the pupils of upper class but not the poor. Also, the Catholic Church was corrupt so they could get anyone to believe anything.
The world is now a dystopia where everything is wrong, and people have no control over their own lives. They are constantly manipulated and oppressed. With screens to monitor their every move, they live calculated