Week 10 – Unity

Unity can be thought of as the most important theme in our culture because we are an ever evolving species in a shrinking world. “I pray for world peace” is very common in our society, yet time and time we have been proven that the only instances we really have true unity is when we […]

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Week 9 – Authority

While considering authority, there are many sub topics we can talk about this week:¬†oppression, ¬†culture, corruption, obedience, and conformity. Granted, we have talked about some of these topics a little bit with the theme of equality, so I’d like to specifically talk about what authority means and how it can be used for good and […]

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Week 8 – Equality

Equality is what we strive for, especially in such divided times. We have touched upon this theme a few times throughout the semester. Think about political-correctness, class systems, poverty, and the all mighty power; the power to control and the power to corrupt. Even though Orwell’s 1984 is a fine example of equality (or the […]

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