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Language, thought, and manipulation | Unravel Magazine
You must have heard of George Orwell's famous novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, a dystopian novel set in a fictional world called Oceania in which language (in this case 'Newspeak') plays a crucial role in establishing the new system of life in the novel. Through the example of Nineteen Eighty-Four to describe how language manipulates thought, I will show what contemporary evidence exists of the autocracy of government language. It's not just fiction; it's reality.