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Brave New World: The Pill-popping, Social Media Obsessed Dystopia We Live In

Monday, February 27, 2017 23:51
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from The Conversation

– this post authored by Tony D Sampson, University of East London

The Orwellian dystopia of Doublespeak is very much in vogue right now thanks to concerns over Trump’s use of “alternative facts”. But alternative facts are just the tip of a dystopian iceberg that owes more to the soft brainwashing technologies of Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World than it does to 1984′s harsh Stalinist oppressions and propagandist trickery.

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Source: http://econintersect.com/pages/opinion/opinion.php?post=201702280011

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