How Does 1984 Relate To Today

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In the novel, 1984 written by George Orwell takes place in a continent named Oceania and it is constantly being controlled and watched by the government, “BIG BROTHER”. Winston Smith, lives in the society of Oceania and he constantly feels like he’s being watched by “BIG BROTHER” twenty-four seven, and he also feels like he has no rights in order to do what he wants to when “Any sound that Winston made, above the level of a very low whisper, would be picked up by it, moreover, so long as he remained within the field of vision which the metal plaque commanded, he could be seen as well as heard” (2-3). Winston has no freedom to say or to do what he wants when he is constantly being watched by “BIG BROTHER”. The society of today can relate to
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