Tag Archives: George Orwell

Big Brother and Totalitarian Control in the West – Hannah Arendt WND

Big Brother and Totalitarian Control: Hanne Herland Report Hannah Arendt

  Herland Report: Big Brother and Totalitarian Control: In times of massive political upheaval such as what we now are witnessing, the German philosopher, Hannah Arendt might be worth revisiting. She lived to see World War II and the totalitarian Nazi regime up close and wrote The Origins of Totalitarianism to warn the world of the terrible fate of those …

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Surveillance Orwell 1984 No Longer Fiction

Dystopian World: The United States war on its own People: John Whitehead at Herland Report, Hanne Nabintu Herland

  Herland Report: Surveillance Orwell 1984: Who could have predicted that 70 years after Orwell typed the final words to his dystopian novel, “He loved Big Brother,” we would fail to heed his warning and come to love Big Brother. “You had to live—did live, from habit that became instinct—in the assumption that every sound you made was overheard, and, …

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New Year: The World Known to Me Is Fading Away

New Year: The World Known to Me Is Fading Away, Paul C. Roberts Hanne Nabintu Herland Report

  World Known to Me Is Fading: In a few hours it will be another new year.  I can remember when 1984 seemed far in the future, both as a calendar date and George Orwell’s predicted dystopia, to which 9/11 and the digital revolution gave birth in the 21st century.  Now I find myself 35 years past 1984 and a …

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