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Everyone knows that there is one law for the rich and another for the poor . But no
one accepts the implications of this , everyone takes it for granted that the law ,
such as it is , will be respected , and feels a sense of outrage when it is not .
In all countries the poor are more national than the rich , but the English working
class are outstanding in their abhorrence of foreign habits . Even when they are
obliged to live abroad for years they refuse either to accustom themselves to ...
To an increasing extent the rich and the poor read the same books , and they
also see the same films and listen to the same radio programmes . And the
differences in their way of life have been diminished by the mass - production of
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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