George Orwell’s 1984: Modern Literature and Dystopia

September 24, 2021 Ridwan Adédèjì 0

Oceania’s ministries are gross evidences of this dystopia. Paradoxes on their own. The Ministry of Peace mounts wars and uses its instruments of violence on its citizens and keeps them in check (the Outer Party and the Inner Party especially) through the Thought Police. The Ministry of Truth distorts facts, manipulates and lies to its citizens. The Ministry of Plenty puts in force austere measures, keeping the citizens in lack.