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Joe Biden loved the New World Order since 1992, this article from The Wall Street Journal proves it

basil_hallward·@basil_hallward·23m ago·Edited

What is really scary about that title is it closely echos the final line of George Orwell’s “1984”

I’ll give a very brief summary and the full final paragraph for context: The dystopian novel “1984” is set in Oceania, one of three superstates, which exists under the rule of Big Brother, the leader of the totalitarian Oligarchic Collectivist regime.

The central character is Winston Smith who works in the Ministry of Truth, which performs the function of ensuring the regime’s propaganda cannot be challenged.

In a world of total surveillance, the thought police, strict control of information and the duty of total obedience Winston is a rebel, he thinks for himself and circulates ideas forbidden by the regime. On meeting a fellow rebel, Julia, the pair fall in love though they suspect each other of being a spy for the regime. Such relationships are forbidden, the regime selcts partners for people.

Eventually the Thought Police catch up with these rebels and Winston ends up in Room 101, where the regimes enemies are taken to face the thing they fear most. And the story ends with these hearbreaking words …

“He gazed up at the enormous face. Forty years it had taken him to learn what kind of smile was hidden beneath the dark moustache. O cruel, needless misunderstanding! O stubborn, self-willed exile from the loving breast! Two gin-scented tears trickled down the sides of his nose. But it was all right, everything was all right, the struggle was finished. He had won the victory over himself.He loved Big Brother.”

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