Results 1-3 of 6
The peasantry have long since disappeared , the independent shopkeeper is
being destroyed , the small business - man is diminishing in numbers . But at the
same time modern industry is so complicated that it cannot get along without
for years past have agreed that England ' s power must be destroyed . England
must be “ exterminated ” , must be “ annihilated ” , must “ cease to exist ” .
Strategically it would be possible for this war to end with Hitler in secure
possession of ...
If the thing we are fighting for is altogether destroyed , it will have been destroyed
partly by our own act . It could happen that England should introduce the
beginnings of Socialism , turn this war into a revolutionary war , and still be
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