V For Vendetta Essay

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Tarunpreet Singh Ms. Redd English 12 24 October,2017 Shenanigans of the government In the world that we live in right now, anything is possible and that is for the good and the bad. Like represented in the novel, “1984” by George Orwell, the party used technology to make a whole new society that goes by the rules of the party, which just means that anything that the party does is justifiable because they are the ones making the rules and anybody who doesn’t obey them gets “vaporized”. Another example of the government controlling the people and invading their rights for the benefit of the government is the movie “V for Vendetta” directed by James McTeigue in 2006. After reading “1984” and “V for Vendetta”, some might wonder if our…show more content…
Another type of surveillance was that the part used children,”With those children, he thought, that wretched woman must lead a life of terror. Another year, two years, and they would be watching her night and day for symptoms of unorthodoxy. Nearly all children nowadays were horrible. What was worst of all was that by means of such organizations as the Spies they were systematically turned into ungovernable little savages, and yet this produced in them no tendency whatever to rebel against the discipline of the Party. On the contrary, they adored the Party and everything connected with it”(24,Orwell). This quote shows that the party used children to spy on their parents and other individuals. The children have been brainwashed since they were born, this is another tactic the party used to make sure that it stays in power because if they can move the youth to their side, the whole nation will follow. We might not know it but our government might just be looking through our electronics and keep an eye on us. Technology is good for us but it has been exploited in so many different negative ways that it would be better if we did not have electronics because we would still have our privacy. “V for Vendetta” uses similar tactics as us and “1984” to keep a close eye on the people of the nation. In the movie, they used cameras, telescreens, taped phones, fingermen,etc. as surveillance tools to

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