Imperialism In Gideon And Orwell

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Imperialism is represented two ways in the works of Gideon and Orwell; separately, the master and the mastered. Orwell is an officer dispatched in British Burma. Orwell resides with the ruling class and gets to call the shots, along with his fellow colleagues, the other British officers. Even if they’re foreigners, yet their word is acknowledged and their will to live is the law. Their right to rule is taken for granted by the imperialists. The locals are mere second class citizens and their country a source of valuable natural resources. The Burmese, who are subject to this treatment in their own country, are justifiably resentful of this subjugation. Orwell recognizes and acknowledges the unfairness of the system. Yet he is caught between
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