Tag Archives: 1984

NSA Surveillance: It Doesn’t Effect Me, Why Should I Care?

Not everyone is outraged or alarmed by the NSA leaks.  There are many people that are nonplussed, unconcerned for various reasons.  I’ll explore two, with a few tangents in-between. 1. I’m Not Doing Anything Wrong, So I have Nothing To Worry About That’s a comforting notion.  It might be true.  If you’re a regular Joe … Continue reading NSA Surveillance: It Doesn’t Effect Me, Why Should I Care?

George Orwell and Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World In 1984

George Orwell and Aldous Huxley both had a vision of the future that was inspired and prophetic.  While George Orwell’s 1984 is more often cited as an accurate representation of the current state of affairs, elements of a Brave New world can already be seen in society, and seem a possible inevitability in a world … Continue reading George Orwell and Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World In 1984