In the story "Harrison Bergon," how does Harrison convey the conflict between the ideals of society and the realities of the actual people?

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The ideals of society in Vonnegut's future America focus on establishing a uniform society, where every citizen is completely equal in all facets of life. The 211th, 212th, and 213th Amendments to the Constitution require that every citizen is completely equal, which is accomplished by handicapping highly-talented, intelligent, and athletic people by making them wear cumbersome weights and loud devices that block their thoughts. The conflict between the ideals of society and the realities of the citizens involves the oppressive nature of the handicaps and the harsh punishments talented individuals endure on an everyday basis. In order for America's society to be completely equal, many talented, intelligent, beautiful people must suffer. Citizens like Harrison Bergeron are imprisoned at young ages and...

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