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Essay On Napoleon's Use Of Power In Animal Farm

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Holding all of the power on the farm, Napoleon makes all of the decisions on the farm for all of the animals without consent. He holds the animals to his word, without them truly noticing possible danger or change. Napoleon takes advantage of his power to make the animals perform certain tasks and major projects. “ ‘ No more delays, comrades!’ cried Napoleon when the footprints had been examined. ‘There is work to be done. This very morning we begin rebuilding the windmill, and we will build all through the winter, rain or shine’ ”(48). Instead of admitting to the storm destroying the windmill, he throws Snowball under the bus, to alter the animals’ train of thought so they would once again begin building the windmill. Having such great power,
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