Neither far left or far right, except on a particular issue where I may be either. Libertarian leaning, anti-power; religiously pro-reason; pro-choice on pretty much everything. I am Average Joe and his twin, Educated Average Joe. Not a soul in Famous World has any idea who I am. I am nobody and everybody.
I’m going to try to detail situations that illustrate George Orwell’s vision, even though he had the year wrong. My “Pages” will provide an overall POV.
Power is to be mistrusted, period. “Power,” in any sphere of life, whether it be spiritual, emotional, physical, political, intellectual, economic; you name it, seeks to acquire more. So it is, has always been, and will always be. It needs to be constantly monitored and controlled.
Our Founding Fathers made this abundantly clear. I love our Founding Fathers. Sometimes even BECAUSE of their personal flaws. It takes a certain amount of genius and personal insight to legislate against your own life story.
Question authority. Because Authority doesn’t give a shit what you think unless you remind It.