Posted by by opher goodwin on Writer Beat Apr 2, 2019
If we learn anything from George Orwell’s writing it should be this one thing:
There is always an enemy that is threatening our way of life and our very existence. That is what the establishment wants you to believe. That is what they use to generate fear and to unify people. That is what they deploy to divert attention from the reality of what they are doing.
They are systematically exploiting the whole population for the benefit of a small elite. They are giving as little as they can to the majority so that they can cream off a huge slice for the top.
They are condensing power and wealth in a small establishment group while demonising minorities, creating exaggerated threats and using this as a distraction …
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