V For Vendetta's Revolutionary Speech

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Comparison between the revolutionary speech of V for Vendetta and First Chapter of 1984 V for Vendetta’s revolutionary speech which is presented by the character V to the citizens of London, have many similarities and differences in numerous aspects when compared to the first chapter of a novel known as 1984. In this essay, I will be looking at the content, the style of the text, and the aim of the text. -Content- The content in revolutionary speech of v for vendetta could be viewed in various perspectives. One of the which being that V stating the corruption of the country run by a distorted government. He strongly suggests that this country needs a change and could be only done by a mass of citizens. He states key points of corruption seen in the text, “And the truth is, there is something terribly wrong with this country, isn 't there? Cruelty and injustice, intolerance and oppression. And where once you had the freedom to object, to think and speak as you saw fit, you now have sensors and systems of surveillance coercing your conformity and soliciting your submission.” He supports his statement by relating to a historical event of Guy Fawkes, simultaneously relating his actions, and further blames people which gives the citizens of London the atmosphere of guilt. He gives rough information about what lacks in UK and therefore changes their view point on the country, which ultimately lead to their revolution. 1984, the content of the first chapter is somewhat similar

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