Power Corruption. It Is A Never A Leader’S Ideal Is To

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Power Corruption It is a never a leader’s ideal is to cause harm are any wrongdoing to his people. Sometimes in his or her attempts to protect their country, some go to the extreme in efforts to shield from external forces. In the end though as history has proven, power is perception. Corruption is due to happen when those who govern separate themselves from whom they govern. In the novel Animal Farm, by George Orwell, George uses an allegorical reference between the animals in the story to symbolize actual humans. In Animal Farm the animals overthrow their human leaders in order to set up a life style where all animals are equal. In their act the very human cruel ideals and practices they revolted against ended up being the same they…show more content…
Snowball was the leader at first before being overthrown by Napoleon, an allegory towards Joseph Stalin. Napoleon uses whatever it takes to get his way including killing those who oppose his rule. Just like Stalin did during his rule over Russia. Socialism in Soviet Union was nothing more than a hypocrisy because socialism is a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole. (Dictionary.com). Just like Animal Farm the Soviet Union started as socialist but turned their government towards a brutal dictatorship. Animal Farm’s manipulative nature was shown through the rule of the pigs over the animals. Napoleon decide among himself to change the commandments to manipulate the animals that the crimes he committed was clear from any accusations. “No Animal shall kill any other animal. Without cause” (Orwell 105.) Days after Napoleon viciously had some animals executed for attempting to plot against him and confessed their plans the animals cowered in fear because no animal had been killed since the human owners left. Napoleon changed nearly all of the commandments in order legalize the crimes he was committing. Napoleon used fear and his power to manipulate the other animals to follow under his leadership. Animal Farm personifies the manipulative nature from human in the leadership of the

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