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HOMAN SQUARE

This blog follows immediately on the heels of the previous blog Zombies for what should be obvious reasons:

Rohm Emmanuel, mayor of Chicago and one time type A personality adviser/crony of the Obama administration – the “buck stops” at his desk as being the mayor. 269 more words

Re-write, re-write

For World Book Day, a page from the manuscript of “Nineteen Eighty-Four. Big Brother Is Watching You. (Apologies for the grainy quality of the image.)

Literature

Paris, Texas (1984)

West Germany | France | UK. English. 147 min  –  Drama.

Paris, Texas is a superbly acted and shot road movie. After a four-year absence, Travis decides to look up his son Hunter. 13 more words

Films

A MATTER OF PRIORITIES

Using the scare tactic that if DHS was not fully funded, Sec. Jeh Johnson said he would have to furlough thousands of employees. America would be at the mercy of terrorists. 290 more words

Progressives

Reading Guide for 1984

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Anaphora

  • Repetition of the same word or group of words at the beginning of successive clauses, sentences, or lines.
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George Orwell

George Orwell - 1984

War is peace.
Freedom is slavery.
Ignorance is strength.

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