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There are , nonetheless , reasons for its neglect : the revolutionary Orwell
revealed is not the Orwell that most people have been brought up on – that is ,
the gentle , liberal Orwell of the essays against censorship or the totally
pessimistic or ...
But none of this could reasonably be called revolutionary , except in gentler
senses than Orwell appears to mean . In a sense it was revolutionary for both
parties to accept the need for full employment and a Welfare State , but this left
the class ...
Its war strategy will be totally different from that of any property - ruled state ,
because it will not be afraid of the revolutionary after - effects when any existing
régime is brought down . It will not have the smallest scruple about attacking
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It seems harsh to criticise George Orwell's optimism when he implies that socialism has become inevitable: he was writing in 1941, I thought so in 1980. Sadly, Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher and ... Read full review