Historical and Political Events Occurring in Nazi Germany and Stalin’s Soviet Russia and Portrayed in Night and 1984.
Revision of History
Control of the Press
Cult of personality
Indoctrination of Children by youth groups
World War II Historical and Political Issues, Occurring in Nazi Germany and Stalin’s Soviet Russia, Portrayed in Night and 1984, and Still Playing a Role Today.
State Control of the Press
Creating Enemies: Raising Fear and Hatred
Social Conformity Systems: Physical and Mental Conformity
Abuse of Governmental Power: Destruction of Civil Liberties: Mass Surveillance
Police State Abuses
Prison Systems and Torture
Genocide / ethnic divisions and distrust