Results 1-3 of 12
His opponents professed to see in him a dark and wily schemer , plotting to sell England to Hitler , but it is far likelier that he was merely a stupid old man doing his best according to his very dim lights . It is difficult otherwise ...
As people to live under , and looking at them merely from a liberal , negative standpoint , the British ruling class had their points . They were preferable to the truly modern men , the Nazis and Fascists .
They might almost equally well say that if we fight against Negroes we shall turn black . To go Nazi ” we should have to have the history of Germany behind us . Nations do not escape from their past merely by making a revolution .
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - the.ken.petersen - LibraryThing
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