When War is Peace and Freedom is Slavery

Language and Power Can Be Manipulated to Distort the Truth

Anastasia Reesa Tomkin
3 min readJun 22, 2022

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I find it fascinating that people can read George Orwell’s 1984, and even have it be required reading in schools, yet never be able to apply the lessons and themes to real life.

One of my favorite novels, the story shows a dystopian future where totalitarianism is the…

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Anastasia Reesa Tomkin

Writer, Visionary, War Strategist ;) If you like my writing here, you will loveee my poetry collection “Delusions of Grandeur”, now available on Amazon!